This article appeared in LayWitness magazine some years ago. It is an account of one day of our pilgrimage to Rome in our first year of marriage (about 10 years ago).
|I apologize for the poor photography skills...you know what they say, you go to Rome with the camera you have....This is the banner that hung over the door to St. Peter's Basilica. It showed Luigi and Maria holding hands.|
|I believe the frail looking priest on the left of the picture is one of their sons.|
|Our view of him. We saw Pope John Paul II so many times that trip, including the time we stood in front of him and took his hand and received his blessing. But that is a story for another day.|