Ex-Mobster Tells of Finding Faith in 'Blood Covenant'

  • Playlist
  • Download
  • Embed
    <iframe src="http://www.npr.org/player/embed/1342377/1342378" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

Michael Franzese was once in the top echelon of the Colombo crime family. He left the mob after converting to Christianity, and has since written the autobiography Blood Covenant. NPR's Scott Simon talks with Franzese about his experiences on the streets, in jail, and with his new faith.



Please keep your community civil. All comments must follow the NPR.org Community rules and terms of use, and will be moderated prior to posting. NPR reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part, and to use the commenter's name and location, in any medium. See also the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Community FAQ.

NPR thanks our sponsors

Become an NPR sponsor

Support comes from