Michael Franzese grew up in New York’s violent and feared Mafia underworld, the son of the notorious Underboss of the Colombo crime family. At his height of power, he earned an estimated $5 to $8 million per week from the various legal and illegal businesses that he was in charge of running for the family. Michael Franzese’s life was filled with power, luxury…and sometime that life would erupt in deadly violence. He would go on to escape how he managed to survive dozens of grand jury appearances, 5 racketeering indictments, many criminal trials, a total of 7 years in prison and even a Mafia death sentence.
This Mob member would later come to find faith in Jesus Christ and because of a member of the family of Christ. Changing his whole, life he now travels the country sharing his testimony and how his life was transformed and changed by the saving power of Jesus Christ. His story is encouraging as it shows that no matter the life one finds themselves or a family in, they are not beyond the love of God.
Michael Franzese’s bestselling autobiography, Blood Covenant, he reveals the answers to many mysteries surrounding his incredible journey crime to faith. His latest book is titled I’ll Make You An Offer You Can’t Refuse, was recently released by Thomas Nelson, and contains insider business tips from the former mob boss.
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