Andrea Cherchi

The Preserved Brain Bits of a Revered Italian Saint Have Gone Missing

Satanic rituals or ransom may lie behind the theft of a relic of St. John Bosco, who founded the Society of St. Francis de Sales to help the poor during the Industrial Revolution.

Preserved brain pieces of St. John Bosco are kept at the basilica of Castelnuovo, near Turin, Italy. | Andrea Cherchi