In 1939, the church was enlarged to a basilica, known today as the Basilica of Our Lady of the Most Holy Rosary of Pompeii. By being Apostles of Friendship we can be Apostles of the Rosary and we both win. [nach diesem Titel suchen] Druck und Verlag von Bartolo Longo, zweite Auflage Valle di Pompeji 1925., 1925 Bartolo Longo (February 10, 1841 – October 5, 1926) was an Italian lawyer who has been beatified by the Roman Catholic Church.  He went to Pompei to take care of the affairs of Countess Marianna Farnararo De Fusco. Regarding the influence of Bl. Richard Fragomeni’s Comments from the Dedication Mass, October 21, 2016. beim Angelus am 8. Der antiklerikale Geist, der damals an der Hochschule zu spüren war, übertrug sich auch auf den jungen Longo, der, geplagt von vielen Zweifeln über den wahren Wert des Glaubens, eine schwere Zeit durchlebte. Richard Fragomeni’s Selected Homilies (audio) and Podcasts, Shrine Mercoledi Moments, Sunday Gospels and Homilies. Dezember 1864 poromovierte er in Rechtswissenschaft und kehrte vorerst zu seiner Familie zurück. With deep gratitude, we dedicate today the Relic Altar of Blessed Bartolo Longo. das Sanktuarium mit all den dazugehörenden Werken. Cruz, Joan Carroll, "Relics", 1984. p 88-89. Bartolo Longo was born on Italy's Adriatic coast in 1841. Mai 1983, https://de.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Bartolo_Longo&oldid=204199600, Person (Ritterorden vom Heiligen Grab zu Jerusalem), Komtur mit Stern (Ritterorden vom Heiligen Grab zu Jerusalem), „Creative Commons Attribution/Share Alike“, Dominikaner-Terziar und Wallfahrtsstätten-Gründer. 1885 heiratete Longo Gräfin Mariana di Fusco. An important note in recent history: On October 21, 1979, Pope John Paul II visited Pompei, Italy as part of a national pilgrimage to Our Lady of Pompeii. He was eventually awarded a papal knighthood of the Order of the Holy Sepulchre. Amen. Auletta, Gennaro. Bothered by diabolical visions and ill health brought on by inordinate fasting, he turned to a hometown friend, Vincenzo Pepe, for guidance. Amen! Als „Apostel des Rosenkranzes“ erwähnte Johannes Paul Fratel Rosario in seiner Rosenkranzenzyklika Rosarium Virginis Mariae mehrfach. We thank you for his extraordinary spiritual journey, his prophetic intuitions, his tireless endeavors on behalf of the poorest and the neglected, the devotion with which he served your Church and built the new city of love at Pompeii. As a young man he attended the University of Naples and became involved with a movement that led him into a Satanist cult. Many times throughout the year you will hear me say that our Shrine needs a facelift and our goal is to make the inside of The Shrine of Our Lady of Pompeii as beautiful as the day it was created in the beginning of the 20th century. On October 21, 2016 The Shrine of Our Lady of Pompeii was honored to conduct a Dedication Mass of the Relic Altar of Blessed Bartolo Longo The Presider for the dedication was Most Reverend Alberto Rojas, Auxiliary Bishop of Chicago. Der Andrang der Gläubigen, die dieses Bild verehrten, war so stark, dass bald der Bau einer großen Kirche erforderlich wurde, um genügend Raum zu schaffen für die Betenden. Bartolo, JPII, in his letter on the Rosary writes: In the spiritual journey of the Rosary, based on the constant contemplation – in Mary's company – of the face of Christ, this demanding ideal of being conformed to him is pursued through an association which could be described in terms of friendship. The chaste couple continued to do many charitable works and provided for orphaned children and the children of prisoners which for its time was revolutionary.  The Catholic Church in Europe was also competing with a growing popularity in Spiritualism and Occultism. Brown, Ann M., "Apostle of the Rosary: Blessed Bartolo Longo", New Hope Publications. Longo finally recovered his senses and his faith, and became a Dominican tertiary on 25 March 1871, taking the name Fratel Rosario (Brother Rosary). The piazza on which his basilica stands has since been named in memory of Longo. Mai 1876 der Grundstein für die Wallfahrtskirche von Pompeji gelegt werden. Having grown up Catholic, Longo grew away from the Faith in his … Giuseppe Guerzoni, Garibaldi: con documenti editi e inediti, Florence, 1882, Vol. Radente had acquired it from a junk-shop dealer in Naples for a very small sum. , In Pompei, Longo later recounted, he was shocked at the erosion of the people's faith. selig.. Leben. Bartholomew wanted to do something to make amends for his apostasy, and began preaching against the occult in the places where college students frequented. Longo raised funds to restore the image and placed it in the church in an effort to encourage pilgrimages.. In 1872, now as Brother Rosario, he began to do good service to make up for his time as a servant of Satan. On October 7, 2003 Pope John Paul II prayed for world peace at the Basilica. 1939 wurde die Kirche nochmals erweitert und zur Basilica minor erhoben. Basilica of Our Lady of the Most Holy Rosary of Pompei, This page was last edited on 5 November 2020, at 10:33. Heiligtum Unserer Lieben Frau vom Rosenkranz, Ritterordens vom Heiligen Grab zu Jerusalem, Kurzbeschreibung Bartolo Longos durch Papst Johannes Paul II. Longo wrote that this promise is what convinced him to encourage public devotion to the rosary.. Er war ein Rechtsanwalt und Tertiar des heiligen Dominikus. In his confusion and emptiness, without God to turn to, he began to visit so It was Pepe who convinced him to abandon Satanism and introduced him to the Dominican Father Alberto Radente - who heard his confession and guided him further throughout his life. You, who at the end of your earthly journey declared never having tired of praying for every pain, for every hardship, for every calamity, trusting in the omnipotence of God and in the intercession of His Divine Mother, continue to intercede for those who are called to continue your work of faith and love at Pompeii and for all the Rosarians of the world. The piazza on which his basilica stands has since been named in memory of Longo. , On October 7, 2003, Pope John Paul II prayed for world peace at the Basilica. Bartolo Longo was born on February 10 1841 to a wealthy family in the small town of Latiano, near Brindisi in southern Italy. kanonisierte Heilige, http://kathpedia.com/index.php?title=Bartolo_Longo&oldid=161409, Namensnennung-Keine kommerzielle Nutzung-Weitergabe unter gleichen Bedingungen 3.0 Unported, Else Budnowski, Ein Mann Mit Mut Und Herz - Bartolo Longo (1841 - 1926) - Der Gründer des. After some study and several "spiritual" experiences Longo said that he was ordained as a satanic priest. In 1875, Longo obtained as a gift a painting portraying Our Lady of the Rosary, with Saint Dominic and Saint Catherine of Siena. He went to Pompeii, where he had joined a charitable group, and aided the wealthy widow Countess Mariana di Fusco. The painting was in bad condition and Longo wrote of his immediate distaste of the poor artistic quality when he first saw it. "Il Beato Bartolomeo Longo". spricht ihn 1980 selig und nennt ihn mehrmals im Schreiben Rosarium virginis mariae. Bl. sprach den »Apostel des Rosenkranzes« am 26. His parents, Dr Bartolomeo Longo and Antonina Luparelli, were devout Catholics who prayed the rosary together daily. He worried, however, that he would still be condemned to hell for his having been a Satanic priest. Außer diesem großartigen Werk schuf Longo ein Waisenhaus für Mädchen, dessen Leitung er der von ihm gegründeten Schwesternkongregation der Töchter des heiligen Rosenkranzes von Pompeji anvertraute, und ein Institut für die Kinder von Strafgefangenen. When Longo's mother … Many people are sick of living in uncertainty. Diese Seite wurde zuletzt am 6. He remembered what Father Alberto had told him - that the Virgin Mary had told Saint Dominic, "he who propagates my Rosary will be saved." Longo, Bartolo.  In 1939, the church was enlarged to a basilica, known today as the Basilica of Our Lady of the Most Holy Rosary of Pompei. Papst Johannes Paul II. The tomb of Blessed Bartolo in the Basilica of Our Lady of the Most Holy Rosary in Pompeii. He was often accused of administrative misconduct and treated poorly by those in power. Papst Johannes Paul II. Sister M. Concetta de Litala of the Monastery of the Rosary at Porta Medina had been holding it for the Dominican priest Alberto Radente. Sotto l’altare è posta l’urna con le spoglie del Beato. We are thereby enabled to enter naturally into Christ's life and as it were to share his deepest feelings. . Bartolo Longo ist der zweite Begründer der Stadt Pompeji. He started restoring a dilapidated church in October 1873 and sponsored a festival in honor of Our Lady of the Rosary. Blessed Bartolo Longo Interest in the only lay member of the Order to have been declared blessed continues to grow: in fact he appears as a model of Christian life in these difficult times. Bartolo Longo was encouraged by the Bishop of Nola to begin the construction of a larger church—the cornerstone being laid on May 8, 1876. At the suggestion of Pope Leo XIII, Bartolo Longo and the Countess Mariana di Fusco were married on April 7, 1885. He is the father of Maria Longo. Sein Grab befindet sich in der Basilika von Pompeji. In the past 20 plus years, we have done a lot of restorations to make the bones of the building safe and secure: We completed tuck pointing on the exterior, the bell tower was shored up and we even patched all the holes that were letting cold air in. Dem jungen Studenten blieb somit keine andere Wahl, als an die Universität vo… Prise de Jérusalem par Hérode le Grand.jpg, Pope John Paul II's Pastoral Visit to the Shrine of Our Lady of the Rosary of Pompei, 7 October 2003, https://religion.wikia.org/wiki/Bartolo_Longo?oldid=106706. God, Father of mercy, we praise you for having sent into the history of mankind, the Blessed Bartolo Longo, ardent apostle of the Rosary and shining example of a layman deeply involved in the evangelical witnessing of faith and of charity. Bartolo inspired St. John Paul II to add the Luminous Mysteries to the Rosary. Longo continued promoting the Rosary until his death on October 5, 1926, at the age of 85. Bartolo Longo (February 10, 1841 – October 5, 1926) was an Italian lawyer who has been beatified by the Roman Catholic Church. Basilica of Our Lady of the Most Holy Rosary of Pompei, "Blessed Bartolo Longo: The Ex-Satanist On the Path to Sainthood", Pope John Paul II's Pastoral Visit to the Shrine of Our Lady of the Rosary of Pompei, 7 October 2003, Biography of Blessed Bartolo Longo by Angelo Stagnaro, From Satanist to Saint by Fr. Oktober 1980 selig. Blessed Bartolo Longo's story is a wonderful example that even in darkness and bondage, we can still return to Jesus and our Lady, if we accept and cooperate with God's grace. In this regard Blessed Bartolo Longo has written: “Just as two friends, frequently in each other's company, tend to develop similar habits, so too, by holding conversation with Jesus and Mary, by meditating on the mysteries of the Rosary and by living the same life in Holy Communion, (that is, in friendship with them) we can become, to the extent of our openness, similar to them and can learn from these supreme models a life of humility, poverty, hiddenness, patience and perfection”. Mai 1887, an dem die wundertätige Jungfrau vom heiligen Rosenkranz gekrönt in ihren Tempel einzog, um von dem Hause ihrer Erwählung Besitz zu nehmen, beschloß der Gründer, neben dem Denkmal des Glaubens ein Denkmal der Liebe zu stiften, welches ihm Maria gegeben hatte. He suffered all patiently with trusting confidence in the Providence of God and the prayers of the Virgin Mary. Mit seinem ganzen Werk, und vor allem durch die »Fünfzehn Samstage«, hat Bartolo Longo das christozentrische und betrachtende Wesen des Rosenkranzes herausgearbeitet, wobei er besondere Ermutigung und Unterstützung durch Leo XIII., den »Papst des Rosenkranzes«, fand.