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Free pocket-size prayer booklet for Lent

We are happy to bring you Lent with Padre Pio: Daily Reflections.

This year, we honor Padre Pio, an Italian priest who was known for his piety and charity, as well as the gift of the stigmata.

The booklet was created by our friends at our ministry, Franciscan Media written by Susan-Hines Brigger.

For those of you on our mail list, you will receive the booklet in the mail with our printed February appeal.  If you are not on the list and would like a copy please sign up.

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St. Anthony finds Miriam's mother's diamond

Saint Francis

New documentary of St. Francis showing at Roger Bacon H.S.

St. Anthony of Padua

St. Anthony of Padua is one of the Catholic Church’s most popular saints. Saint Anthony of Padua, patron saint of lost and stolen articles, was a powerful Franciscan preacher and teacher. He’s typically portrayed holding the child Jesus—or a lily—or a book—or all three—in his arms.

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The Shrine

“Mt. Airy” is the familiar name for the National Shrine of St. Anthony and Friary sitting on a hill above Cincinnati. The shrine had its start in the late 1880s, when Joseph and Elizabeth Nurre bought what was then a country estate for $18,000 and gave it to the Franciscan friars.

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About the Friars

The 130 friars of St. John the Baptist Province (SJB) are members of the Order of Friars Minor. We are a Franciscan brotherhood inspired by the 13th-century example of St. Francis of Assisi. We serve the Catholic Church as brothers and priests in a communal life of poverty, prayer, and service to others.

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Prayer Requests

Friday Feb, 15, 2019
Dear Father ,Save Avi Heal & cleanse him & his tribulations to stop.God help him get a normal life, give him strength to recover from miserable unhealthy body ,need job at uk..protection & provide for him & his family. Amen.
USAR
Friday Feb, 15, 2019
Please Dear St Anthony help me with my staffingissues
Joan h
Friday Feb, 15, 2019
PLEASE PRAY FOR MY HUSBAND
PFF
Friday Feb, 15, 2019
Please pray for and heal L and T. Please keep them safe and help them to be happy and to thrive. Please resolve my work problems quickly and easily and relieve my anxiety and stress. Thank you
Nancy B
Friday Feb, 15, 2019
Please pray that God will fine me a home soon in early spring...so I can retired from home. Amen
connie
Friday Feb, 15, 2019
Take away mummy's pain st anthony
A
Friday Feb, 15, 2019
for Good health and job with good perk, i am not getting any response after attending the inteviews
shashi
Friday Feb, 15, 2019
I pray for the intentions of Jason regarding the bankruptcy of my mother and I. Amen.
Anonymous
Friday Feb, 15, 2019
Please pray for me, that my job, and my mortgage and home will never be in danger or threatened in any way and that we will not have any money problems or other problems. Please grant me peace of mind and a sign that I do not need to be anxious. Thank you.
C
Friday Feb, 15, 2019
St Anthony please please heal mom grant her speedy recovery
A
Friday Feb, 15, 2019
Please help me with my anxiety. Please send extra money to pay all my Bill's n to buy a golfcart.
SANDRA J
Friday Feb, 15, 2019
Please help my son Kurby find his cell phone..
SANDRA
Friday Feb, 15, 2019
Dear St Antony Kindly interfere in my life as i have so many problems now. I am big failure in my life . Pls help me to pass my CS exam papers of professional syllabus. Pls help my boyfriend to love me back my lord. Have mercy on me.
Jincymol.S
Friday Feb, 15, 2019
I plead with you st Anthony please please save my mom please
A
Friday Feb, 15, 2019
My mom
A
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