First martyr magistrate becomes blessed, Canicattì in front of the TV for the beatification

Canicattì, the city of Rosario Livatino, the first Magistrate Martyr raised to the honors of the altars, this morning woke up unusually early despite the Sunday day. Everyone wants to be in front of the television to follow Rai live the beatification ceremony in the cathedral in Agrigento. The solemn concelebration is presided over by Cardinal Marcello Semeraro, Prefect of the Congregation for the Causes of Saints. Just over two hundred were admitted to the cathedral.

The “universal church” of Rosario Livatino made up of faithful and fellow citizens will remain outside the place of worship and far from the area of ​​the cathedral of Agrigento, off limits since last Thursday. “This is not the party – says Giuseppe Palilla, president of the association named after the Magistrate and his companion – that Rosario deserved and would have liked. Even those who supported me and the Associations and Diocesan Postulation of this cause were kept away from this. party. We apologize for not our faults and we will try to remedy “.

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