Nomadelfia: A lifestyle based on early Christians (Video) In 1948, Italian priest Zeno Saltini founded the city of ‘Nomadelfia.’ But it’s definitely not your typical city. It’s made up of families that take in abandoned children May 4, 2014NULL Rome ReportsWorld Youth Days To view the video click here. – Subscribe to the ZENIT Daily Email Newsletter Receive the latest stories in your inbox each day! SUBSCRIBE! Thank you for subscribing to ZENIT!