Italy’s Most Handsome Man, Edoardo Santini Decides To Become A Priest (Photo)

Italy’s most handsome man, Edoardo Santini has decided to become a priest.

Guardianng reports that Edoardo Santini, once crowned Italy’s ‘most handsome man’ at the age of 17, has left his flourishing modeling career to pursue a higher calling as a priest.

In a surprising announcement on social media, Edoardo shared that, despite his success in the modeling industry, he has decided to take a different path and join a seminary near Florence. At 21, he expressed a deep calling to become a priest and embark on a spiritual journey.

Edoardo, known on Instagram as @_edoardosantini_, revealed that living with two priests last year was the catalyst for his decision. He took the first step towards his new goal by starting a preparatory course, studying theology, and serving two parishes in the Florentine diocese.

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Despite anticipating judgment, Edoardo is resolute in his decision, stating that he won’t abandon all his hobbies but will live them in a different context. He acknowledges that some may speak behind his back, even within his family, but he remains undeterred by online trolls and confidently declares, “I am Edoardo, I am 21 years old, and I am happy.”

He further said: “At 21 years of age I find myself on the path towards becoming a priest, God willing.”

Edoardo claimed to have joined a seminary near Florence, as he explained: “I’ve decided to give up modelling work, acting and dance, but I won’t abandon all my passions, I’ll just live them differently, offering them up to God.”

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This unexpected shift from the glitz of the fashion world to the solemnity of priesthood reflects Edoardo’s courage in embracing a profound change in pursuit of his newfound faith.

Italy’s Most Handsome Man, Edoardo Santini Decides To Become A Priest


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