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A modern-day Gandhi

by Sue May 20, 2019 Fratel Biagio chose the square where Padre Puglisi was murdered in 1993 to stage his hunger strike, and camped out by...

Brother Biagio Conte

by Alessandro Cannavò February 27, 2019 Translated from the original, here The following article tells the story of Biagio Conte, a lay...

“My religion teacher”

by Enza Maria Mortellaro November 18, 2018 Translated from the original, here He was my dearest friend. A gentle friend, who was able to...

Mass with the Pope

by Sue September 24, 2018 Waiting in line on Palermo’s Corso Vittorio Emmanuele among thousands of groups of young people, whole parishes...

Snapshot of 3P, first mafia martyr

by Sue September 7, 2018 From ‘Se ognuno fa qualcosa si può fare molto’, edited by Francesco Deliziosi: “He had big ears, big hands and...

3P, the Musical

by Sue September 5, 2018 On 14th September (the night before the anniversary of Padre Puglisi’s death) the musical L’amore salverà il...

“Poor priest who died for the poor”

by Francesco Deliziosi (published in Giornale di Sicilia, 27 May 2018) June 13, 2018 See original here Pope Francis would have liked a...

Charity and mercy, Palermitan values

by Enzo Scalia December 16, 2017 There is a typical Palermitan way of relating to other people. It is expressed in the local term...

"Last song for Puglisi"

by Sue December 4, 2017 The video below was made by Giampiero Tre Re and features a stunning ‘visual biography’ of Padre Pino. The...

Immaculate Mary

by Sue December 8, 2017 “Let us place ourselves, our families, our parish under Mary’s protection, let us depend upon her, let us give...

What 3P meant to us

by Enzo Scalia December 9, 2017 His friends affectionately called him ‘Padre Pino Puglisi’, or 3P for short, though officially, to the...