Padre Pio

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The heart of Padre Pio is coming to Boston. Yes, really.

Sep 9, 2016

By Mary Farrow

The Capuchin keepers of the relics of the late mystic Padre Pio are sending the saint’s heart to Boston for... Read more

Padre Pio.

Padre Pio inspires help for homeless veterans in Maryland

Mar 31, 2016

By Kevin J. Jones

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

Pope Francis greets members of Padre Pio prayer groups in St. Peter's Square Feb. 6, 2016.

Padre Pio was a true 'servant of mercy,' Pope Francis says

Feb 6, 2016

By Elise Harris

On Saturday Pope Francis said that St. Padre Pio is a key example of someone who has given their entire... Read more

St. Padre Pio at the Basilica of San Lorenzo in Rome, Italy on Feb. 3, 2016.

Padre Pio's incorrupt body is in Rome – here's why

Feb 4, 2016

By Elise Harris

The partially incorrupt body of Padre Pio has arrived to Rome for the first time ever alongside that of another... Read more