Two of my sons were confirmed in Gricigliano in Florence, Italy, at the seminary of the Institute of Christ the King Sovereign priest in March of 2012. There were eight of us there, my wife and I and six of our eight children. One day, in order to give my wife a break, I went out for a drive with the six children in the countryside around Florence. We came across what looked like a little forest park trail and I pulled in and we decided to go for a walk.
At the top of the trail we came to a church and there was a plaque which identified the church as being the convent which was built by the Seven Founder Saints in 1234. … Read the rest