Monday, January 27, 2014
In these days the attention of the American Catholic media has been attracted to the Holy Face of Manoppello. Alan Holdren, after a visit to the Shrine of the Holy Face has written an article with photos for the Denver, Colorado based Catholic News Agency. http://www.catholicnewsagency.com/news/manoppellos-holy-face-shrine-sees-uptick-in-us-interest/. A series of articles on the Holy Face is planned by the journalist.
EWTN (Eternal Word Television Network) based in Birmingham, Alabama but with a worldwide audience will be reporting in the near future on the Holy Face of Manoppello. Their camera crew was recently on location in Manoppello to do some filming, among their guides were author Paul Badde and the Rector of the Shrine of the Holy Face, Fr. Carmine Cucinelli, O.F.M., Cap. seen in the photo below observing the Holy Face in the open air outside the Basilica.
A more thorough informing of the American Catholic public about the Holy Face of Manoppello is in progress.
photos courtesy of Alan Holdren