Setptember 23rd: Feast of St. Padre Pio

Setptember 23rd: Feast of St. Padre Pio

Today we celebrate a great saint from the 20th century, St. Padre Pio.  Pope Francis has chosen Padre Pio as a model saint of mercy to highlight during the Jubilee of Mercy. “We can say that Padre Pio was a servant of mercy. He did so full-time, practicing, at times in exhaustion, the apostolate of listening" Pope Francis (February 6, …

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