The death and the holiness @ Cottolengo

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The death and the holiness

The imposing physical work of Giuseppe Cottolengo consumed him and make him vulnerability to the epidemy infection of Typhus, the illness which led him to the death in 1842. After the recognition of his heroism virtues,the Pope Benedetto XV recognise the greatness of Giuseppe Cottolengo and the declare him blessed in 1917. In 1934 the Pope Pio XI declare him Saint.

The photo shows an estract from the book mentioned in the sources.

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