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Bishop Gustavo Zanchetta.

Argentine Bishop Zanchetta Ends Vatican Job at APSA

Bishop Zanchetta, the 57-year-old former bishop of Orán, Argentina, has been accused of “aggravated continuous sexual abuse” of two adult-aged seminarians, as well as fraud and mismanagement of funds. He denies the charges.

The newly ordained priest, 68, was married for 38 years to Flora, who died in 2014.

Widowed Deacon in Argentina Ordained a Priest

Fr. Avagliano said that his ordination Mass was “a profound and moving ceremony from beginning to end” and it was a “powerful” experience to be ordained to the priesthood.

A bullet next to the crucifix that saved a young boy's life.

Argentine Boy Saved from Stray Bullet by Crucifix

Tiziano‘s family contacted José Romero Silva, a journalist from Telefé, Jan. 1 to explain how the boy’s life was saved: the bullet hit in the middle of the small metal crucifix that the boy received as a gift from his father.