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THE LIFE

  

Angelo Roncalli sergente di sanità 1915

BIRTH AND FIRST YEARS OF LIFE IN THE FAMILY

EDUCATION TO THE PRIESTHOOD

ORDINATION AND THE FIRST YEARS AS A PRIEST

MILITARY SERVICE IN THE FIRST WORLD WAR 

FIRST NATIONAL TASK

IN THE DIPLOMATIC BODY OF THE HOLY SEE

PATRIARCH IN VENICE

ELECTION TO THE PONTIFICATE

PILGRIMAGE TO LORETO AND ASSISI

THE COUNCIL

INTERNATIONAL PRIZE FOR PEACE

AUDIENCE WITH THE SON-IN-LAW OF KRUSCEV

PACEM IN TERRIS

THE DEATH

THE BEATIFICATION

HIS BODY

  

Angelo Roncalli Sergente di sanità 1915On 23d May 1915 he was recalled to military service with the rank of sergeant. The next day he went to Milan and then he was sent to Bergamo. Until 1918 he served as a military chaplain to the reserve hospital in Bergamo, called the "New hospital" ("Ricovero nuovo" in italian), and of other ones in various places. With his kindness and his optimism he managed to alleviate the pains of the soldiers and to reconcile them with the faith.

 


 

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