25 June 1915 – 25 June 2015


Fr. Luciano Costa, originally from Dueville (Vicenza), entered the Passionists in 1933 and professed as a Lay Brother on April 12, 1934.

In 1937 he went as a missionary to Tanzania, where, after forty years of mission as Religious Brother, he was ordained a priest on August 15, 1976.

In 2006, at the age of 91 and after 70 years of missionary life in Africa, he returned to Italy, and has since lived in the Community of Pianezza (Turin).


Ad multos annos!

May the Lord bless him and grant him more years.