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Livatino, the House of Memory of Canicattì is ‘dressed’ in light


May 6, 2021

On 9 May Rosario Angelo Livatino will be proclaimed Blessed in the Cathedral of Agrigento. The celebration will begin at 10 am and it will be possible to follow it live on Rai Uno. For the occasion, the House of Memory of the Casa Giudice Livatino in via Regina Margherita 166 in Canicattì (Agrigento), the physical place where Livatino has built his values, is planning a series of initiatives to honor the memory of the young man. magistrate of profound Christian faith killed in a mafia ambush in September 1990. In collaboration with the municipality of Canicattì, which promoted the initiative “Livatino our contemporary”, a light installation will be lit on the façade of the Livatino family home . “A white, clear light, without smudges – the representatives of the Livatino family say – that accompanies us and indicates the direction to take without uncertainty and without second thoughts. To symbolize the characteristic that has characterized the professional life of our Judge Rosario Livatino”. “The long-awaited moment of the Beatification of Rosario Livatino is followed with deep participation by all of us – comments Adriano Rigoli, president of the National Association of Memory Houses -. It is a moment around which we all gather to remember and pay homage to a man of law and faith, who became a symbol “. “We are honored to be able to feel part of this moment, having welcomed the family home of Rosario Livatino in Canicattì into our network – adds the vice president of the National Association of Memory Houses Marco Capaccioli -. The initiatives designed to keep the memory alive are welcome. of a character who taught us so much “. Casa Giudice Livatino (in compliance with current anti-COVID-19 legislation and hoping that the trend of the epidemiology curve will allow it) will remain open from 7 to 11 May from 10 to 22. Guided tours are scheduled in the rooms that hosted the Livatino family and accompanied the growth path of the young Rosario. The visits lasting 30 minutes will focus on the theme “The Way of Faith”. Admission, free, will be allowed only by reservation from the site: www.casagiudicelivatino.i