Reggio Calabria, 4th June 2016. In the church of “San Giorgio al Corso” has been held a conference entitled “The Blessed Maria Cristina: Mother, Queen, Saint“, sponsored by the Delegation of Calabria.
After the introduction held by the Vice Delegate, Aurelio Badolati, Commander of Merit with star, Emanuele Nazario Scarlata, Knight of Merit and Representative for the City of Reggio Calabria, and Maria Teresa Battiato Baccellieri, President of Reggio Calabria Conferences of Culture “Maria Cristina di Savoia”, made a presentation of the last queen of the Kingdom of Two Sicilies, a sovereign loved for her frequent acts of charity and generosity towards poor, for her simple life, for her exemplary religious conduct.
After the successful event, a Mass has been celebrated by Msgr. Antonio Morabito, Prior of the Delegation, and Don Nuccio Santoro.