COMMENTARY: Two new beati, both Italians, have much to teach us.
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Blessed Carlo Acutis, a Catholic teen with an aptitude for computer programming, became the first millennial to be declared ‘Blessed’ on Oct. 10.
The teen who had an aptitude for computer programming is now one step away from canonization.
“I am happy to die because I have lived my life without wasting a minute on those things that do not please God.” —Carlo Acutis
Acutis, who died of leukemia in 2006 at the age of 15, was known for his computer-programming skills, and love of the Eucharist and the Virgin Mary.
Acutis was aged 15 when he died of leukemia in 2006, offering his suffering for the pope and the Church.
From age 11, Venerable Carlo Acutis started helping out teaching catechism to kids at his parish, and he was always helping the poor and homeless in his neighborhood.