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Relic stolen from Italian church

December 14, 2011

A relic of St. John Bosco was stolen from a church in the Italian resort town of Alassio.

Police said they had no leads to identify the thief would took the relic: a bone from the hand of St. John Bosco. The relic had been venerated in Santa Maria degli Angeli church for years.


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