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Saint Padre Pio - September 23

Bob&PennyLord PADRE PIO DA PIETRELCINA Capuchin priest (1887-1968) "Far be it from me to glory except in the Cross of our Lord Jesus Christ" (Gal 6:14). Like the Apostle Paul, Padre Pio da Pietre…More
Bob&PennyLord PADRE PIO DA PIETRELCINA Capuchin priest (1887-1968)
"Far be it from me to glory except in the Cross of our Lord Jesus Christ" (Gal 6:14).
Like the Apostle Paul, Padre Pio da Pietrelcina placed at the centre of his life and apostolic work the Cross of his Lord as his strength, his wisdom and his glory. Inflamed by love of Jesus Christ, he became like him in the sacrifice of himself for the salvation of the world. In his following and imitation of the Crucified Christ he was so generous and perfect that he could have said: "I have been crucified with Christ; it is no longer I who live, but Christ who lives in me" (Gal 2:20). And the treasures of grace which God had granted him so lavishly and unceasingly he passed on through his ministry, serving the men and women who came to him in ever greater numbers, and bringing to birth an immense host of spiritual sons and daughters.
This worthy follower of Saint Francis of Assisi was born on 25 May 1887 at Pietrelcina in the …More
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