Relics stolen from Italian church
Catholic World News - March 24, 2014
Thieves stole relics from a parish church in Taranto, Italy, police have reported.
On Friday night, March 21, intruders smashed a glass case in the church of St. Pasquale, and took a bronze reliquary that held fragments of St. Egidio Maria, a patron saint of the Italian seaport town.
Additional sources for this story
Some links will take you to other sites, in a new window.
An appeal from our founder, Dr. Jeffrey Mirus:
Dear reader: If you found the information on this page helpful in your pursuit of a better Catholic life, please support our work with a donation. Your donation will help us reach seven million Truth-seeking readers worldwide this year. Thank you!
Our Fall Campaign
Progress toward our year-end goal ($125,153 to go):
Sound Off! CatholicCulture.org supporters weigh in.
All comments are moderated. To lighten our editing burden, only current donors are allowed to Sound Off. If you are a donor, log in to see the comment form; otherwise please support our work, and Sound Off!
There are no comments yet for this item.