The appointments in Italian cities continue on the occasion of the hundredth anniversary of the magazine directed by Father Enzo Fortunato
TURIN. The appointments in the Italian squares continue on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the San Francesco magazine. The meeting entitled “Poor words: hospitality” will be held on Monday 5 July at 8.30 pm in Piazza Giovanni XXIII in Alessandria, live streaming on sanfrancesco.org. After the greetings of the mayor of Alessandria, Gianfranco Cuttica di Revigliasco, the Bishop, Monsignor Guido Gallese, the artist, Michelangelo Pistoletto, the historian, Grado Giovanni Merlo, and the director of the San Francesco magazine, father Enzo Fortunato, will participate.
Every month in dialogue in a different square in Italy to celebrate St. Francis and his passage. After Assisi, Foligno, Alviano, Ascoli Piceno, Perugia and Ancona, the journey continues towards Alessandria where, according to the “Franciscan Sources”, the Saint was hosted “devoutly by a God-fearing man of commendable fame, who begged him to eat, according to what the Gospel prescribes, of everything that was placed before him. And he gladly agreed, won over by the kindness of the host. […] The next day the Saint, as usual, preaches the word of God to the people who have gathered ”.
The event will be broadcast in live streaming on the sanfrancesco.org website, on the YouTube page of San Francesco d’Assisi and on the Facebook channel of the editor of the magazine Father Fortunato.