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Heart Relic of St. Padre Pio Visiting U.S.

The heart relic of St. Padre Pio will be available for veneration at several parishes in the Northeast.  This is the first time a major relic of Padre Pio has come to the United States. The relic tour will begin on … Continue reading

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First Class Relic of Mother Teresa Visiting 2 Parishes in Chicago Through August 3, 2016

A drop of Blessed Mother Teresa’s blood that is permanently housed at the Missionary of Charity convent in Pilsen is visiting 2 parishes in Chicago. The relic is currently at St. Bride Catholic Church in the South Shore area and will … Continue reading

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Fortnight for Freedom St. Thomas More & John Fisher Relic Tour

As part of the Fortnight for Freedom the relics of St. Thomas More and St. John Fisher are on tour as “Witnesses to Freedom.”  Also, known as the “Strength of Saints” tour, there are stop scheduled in several Dioceses in … Continue reading

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Padre Pio Relics in the United States

You don’t have to go to San Giovanni Rotundo, Italy to venerate the relics of Padre Pio.  There are several places in the United States that have his relics on permanent display for public veneration. Our Lady Queen of Martyrs … Continue reading

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Relic of St. Thomas Becket Visiting London & Canterbury

For the first time in 800 years the relic of St. Thomas Becket normally kept in Eztergom, Hungary is returning to England in a week long tour of London & Canterbury.  Several dignitaries from Hungary will be accompanying the relics … Continue reading

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Updated St. Anthony Relic Tour Schedule for June 2016 – USA, Ireland, Scotland, England, Australia, & Canada

In honor of St. Anthony’s Feast day in June,  four priests from St. Anthony’s Basilica in Italy will be taking relics of the Saint to Ireland, the United Kingdom, the United States, Canada, and South Australia. JUNE 2016 SCHEDULE IRELAND … Continue reading

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Padre Pio Relics Touring U.S. & You Can Bring Them to Your Parish

The relics of Padre Pio, are currently touring the United States, accompanied by Fra. Gianmaria DiGiorgio, a pupil of Padre Pio who worked with him as a seminarian.  There are several first class relics of Padre Pio that will be available … Continue reading

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