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Updates on Blessed Rolando Rivi

I’m pleased to report that of the initial order of 2,000 holy cards that I had made for┬áthe Italian seminarian martyr, Blessed Rolando Rivi, only 50 remain in my possession! The rest have been distributed to places like the US, … Continue reading

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Blessed Rolando Rivi Prayer Cards

[Unfortunately, I am no longer able to distribute prayer cards, due to lack of time. The post below is retained for archival purposes, but I have removed the last part with instructions on how to request cards and donate.] I … Continue reading

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Prayer for the Intercession of Blessed Rolando Rivi

I previously wrote about the inspiring Italian seminarian martyr (and martyr for Catholic identity), Rolando Rivi, who was declared Blessed earlier this month. You can see those posts here and here. While I am still attempting to establish contact with … Continue reading

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Blessed Rolando Rivi: “I Belong to Jesus”

In a rapid attempt to get a more complete brief biography of Blessed Rolando Rivi online in English, I have cobbled together and translated various Italian sources and present the result here. There are many other wonderful details about his … Continue reading

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A New Blessed

Today, Saturday, October 5, 2013, we have a new Blessed: Rolando Rivi, a seminarian from Modena, Italy, who died a martyr in 1945 (at the age of 14) after being brutally tortured by Communists in hatred of the faith. They … Continue reading

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