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Assisi Underground

In Assisi it is possible to visit two authentic jewels of Roman Age which lay underground: The Roman House of Properzio is located under the crypt of the Church of the Vescovado, St. Maria Maggiore. It was in the square in front of this building that Saint Francis renounced all his worldly goods in the presence of his father Pietro di Bernardone, the Bishop Guido, and the noblemen and citizens Read More

Extraordinary Jubilee of Mercy in Assisi

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In the Porziuncola of Assisi, a place Saint Francis loved particularly, it is possible to get the indulgence during the whole year of the Jubilee, until Novembre 2016. This place is worldwide known for the Feast of the Forgiveness, which takes place every year on August 2nd. Here, you can get the daily plenary indulgence since 1216:  this year Francis obtained from Pope Onorio III the privilege of the indulgence Read More