actor: Alberto Lori

Father Placido Cortese: The Courage of Silence

June 4, 2013

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

Father Placido Cortese was an unexpected hero in Italy during World War II. He could have chosen a simpler ministry of praying safely behind the walls of his church, remaining oblivious to the rising Nazi regime. Had he done this, his name would not be remembered today and the hundreds of men and [...]