Bl. Pier Giorgio Frassati
A motto that Pier Giorgio followed throughout his young life was "Verso l'alto," meaning "toward the top." Pier Giorgio lived every aspect of his life to the fullest. Known as the "Man of the Beatitudes," Pier Giorgio demonstrated what it truly meant to live the normal life of a youth but to do everything with the heart of Christ.
Life of Pier Giorgio
- Youth and studies
- Love for beauty and adventure
- Friendship (the Tipi Loschi)
- Social concern
- Care for the poor
- Lectio Divina
- Outdoor Adventure
Read the following excerpt from Luciana Frassati's book A Man of the Beatitudes. Open this link and answer the questions on your worksheet as you read!
Pier Giorgio's Adventures! Open the following pdf to read about Pier Giorgio's hiking adventures. Answer the questions on your worksheet as you go!