Blessed Pier Giorgio Frassati
Blessed Pier Giorgio Frassati is one of the most important Saints in our Church today, co-patron of the Italian Youth and a Role Model for our young people for today.
Come with Bob and Penny as they travel to all the places in his life, his home in Turin, Italy, the house where he was born, the Church where he was baptized, received First Holy Communion, and from which he was buried.
Come to Pollone, and visit the room where he died, transported to the family home from Turin. Meet his niece, Wanda, who shares the life of Pier Giorgio.
See the Shrine of Oropa, where his body was laid out after the World Youth Day in Sydney, Australia.
Scenes from his Beatification in St. Peter's Square.
Listen to Mark Forrest, Internationally renowned Irish Tenor, sing "Wind Beneath My Wings" as background to the program.