Padre Pio

Thumbnail mandic for cna 1 Crippling disease brought this priest to the confessional – and then sainthood

Rome is abuzz this week with the arrival of Padre Pio’s body for the Jubilee of Mercy. But many are likely scratching their heads at the arrival of...

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Thumbnail sor maria public domain cna Did this Spanish nun bi-locate to Texas? Vatican aims to find out

In the 1620s, while the pilgrims were landing on Plymouth Rock and having the first Thanksgiving, the Jumano tribe in Texas (before it was Texas)...

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Thumbnail padre pio cna world catholic news cna 1 5 16 Missionaries of Mercy to be sent out under the gaze of Padre Pio

The body of Padre Pio will be on display for veneration at next month’s Ash Wednesday Mass in the Vatican, where a group of priests will be sent ...

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Thumbnail padre pio relics los angeles Padre Pio: ‘God repaid his love with the cross’

A long white, lace mantilla framed the face of a young woman as she kissed the glass-covered mitt. This is one of the fingerless gloves worn by the...

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Thumbnail padre pio cna world catholic news cna 1 5 16 1 Padre Pio inspires help for homeless veterans in Maryland

St. Padre Pio’s spiritual life inspired many veterans of the Second World War – and now, his example has helped inspire support for homeless...

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Thumbnail relics 5 of st pio and st leopold mandic at the basilica of san lorenzo rome italy feb 3 2016 credit alexey gotovskiy cna 2 3 16 Padre Pio's incorrupt body is in Rome – here's why

The incorrupt body of Padre Pio has arrived to Rome for the first time ever alongside that of another friar, St. Leopold Mandi?, as a special...

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Thumbnail pope francis greets members of padre pio prayer groups feb 6 2016 credit alexey gotovskiy cna Padre Pio was a true 'servant of mercy,' Pope Francis says

On Saturday Pope Francis said St. Padre Pio is a key example of someone who has given their entire life in the service of God’s mercy, but...

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Thumbnail padre pio  2 Relics of St. Padre Pio to visit Los Angeles

This year the relics of St. Padre Pio are touring the U.S., and will stop at St. Andrew Church in Los Angeles on May 18-19. The relics will be on...

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Thumbnail padre pio credit patterned via flickr cc by nc nd 20 cna St. Padre Pio's relics are touring the US!

Washington D.C., May 2, 2017 / 12:06 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Relics of St. Padre Pio will soon be touring the United States, with stops at a number of...

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Thumbnail padre pio cna world catholic news cna 1 5 16 The heart of Padre Pio is coming to Boston. Yes, really.

Boston, Mass., Sep 9, 2016 / 05:03 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The Capuchin keepers of the relics of the late mystic Padre Pio are sending the saint’s...

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Thumbnail padre pio credit riccardo via flickr cc by 20 filter added cna The modern – and little known – miracles of Padre Pio

Rome, Italy, Sep 22, 2016 / 03:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Known around the globe as simply “Padre Pio,” Saint Pio of Pietrelcina has been called one...

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