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Fr. Piero Gheddo in Hong Kong.

Fr. Piero Gheddo, envoy to the peripheries, dies at 88

Jan 3, 2018

By Andrea Gagliarducci

One of the Church’s great media missionaries of the 20th century, Fr. Piero Gheddo, died last month at the age... Read more

Fr. Piero Gheddo with children in Hong Kong, 1967.

Church must reclaim its missionary identity, Italian priest says

Jun 24, 2014

As “Ad Gentes,” the only Italian magazine dedicated to the foreign missions, suspended publication last week due to a lack... Read more