Tuesday, June 26, 2007

Lay forces for the papacy...


Count Enrico Galeazzi was a lay warrior for the papacy. He came to America in 1936. He was the Chief Architect of the Sacred Apostolic Palaces (of the Vatican City). May he pray for us!

2 comments:

Jim Tucker said...

... as well as being the architect of the Pontifical North American College on the Janiculum. The count's family still come to the College once a year to hear Mass for him. I believe the Mass is generally said there at the altar beside his tomb.

JPSonnen said...

yes, count galeazzi was a saint. it was his half-brother, dr. ricardo galeazzi-lisi, who had his office on the via sistina as a ophthalmologist who kind of ended up being a jackal as i heard...