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St. Padre Pio Relic Tour September 2017

The relics of St. Padre Pio will be touring a small number of parishes beginning tomorrow.  The relics include his hair, blood from his wounds, shirt with blood of his stigmata, a piece of his habit, one of the gloves used … 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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Capuchin Franciscan Relic Tour of St. Padre Pio & St. Leopold Mandic

Image from Vatican Jubilee website   Father John De La Riva of the National Shrine of St. Francis of Assisi, was commissioned by the Pope as a Missionary of Mercy and brought back first degree relics from Rome of St. … Continue reading

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Incorrupt Heart Relic of St. John Vianney Visiting the United States

The incorrupt heart of St. John Vianney will be at St. Mary’s Church in Greenwich, CT from May 3-5, 2016.  The relic is normally kept with the incorrupt body of St. John Vianney at the Shrine of St. John Vianney … Continue reading

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Mother Teresa Exhibit

An exhibit about the life of Blessed Teresa of Calcutta, who will be canonized as a Saint in September, opened at the Oxford Oratory in the UK.  The exhibit includes letters written by Mother Teresa, her habit and sari, her Nobel … Continue reading

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First Class Relics & Exhibit at Saint John Paul II National Shrine

In addition to the National monuments  and the Basilica of the National Shrine of Immaculate Conception, Washington DC is the home of the Saint John Paul II National  Shrine.  Designated a National Shrine in 2014, the church is dedicated to … Continue reading

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Casket of St. Thomas Becket on Display at Museum of Somerset Through April 2016

A casket that once held the relics of Saint Thomas Becket, Archbishop of Canterbury, is on display at the Museum of Somerset in Tauton, England, until April 2, 2016.  It is on loan from the Victoria and Albert Museum in … Continue reading

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