2005 Sicily Tour

September 1963 Issue of Orfani

An article about Joseph Di Giorgio’s contributions to Cefalu’s Istituto Artigianelli “Di Giorgio”, from its journal Orfani. Unfortunately, my Italian isn’t up to translating. Automated translation produces the following: We are used to report in this journal visits of our benefactors, because this is our duty toward them and our own satisfaction, because we see…

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Murialdo’s Prayer


Father Teodoro Lucente, director of the Artigianelli Institute (originally the Di Giorgio orphanage), presented all Homeland Tour members with a print of this poem in Italian. This prayer has become the Institute’s credo. Learn a lesson from the past, But live in your time, listen and understand the voices of the universe, of the earth,…

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