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5 Of your all-time favorite articles featuring Padre Pio

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Kathleen N. Hattrup - published on 09/23/19

Aleteia readers REALLY love the saint of Pietrelcina.

No doubt about it, Aleteia readers love the saints — who doesn’t, right? Each and every one of them has made the world a better place, and not content with that, they are still busy interceding for us.

But from among all the saints, our readers really love learning about and praying with Padre Pio. This Capuchin friar who died in 1968 (on September 23) is known as a prayer warrior par excellence, as well as a devil-fighter, guardian angel-lover, and endless dispenser of wisdom.

Here are five of the articles you’ve loved best. There are plenty more than these here. And don’t worry, we’ll keep more coming!

1When we're feeling blue ...


PADRE PIO STATUE

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When we’re depressed or feeling blue, this prayer from Padre Pio is a way to reach out

2When we badly want God's help ...


PADRE PIO,I ABSOLVE YOU

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Padre Pio says God is “obliged” to answer this type of prayer

3When someone we love needs help


PADRE PIO

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Padre Pio’s favorite prayer of petition

4His death


PADRE PIO

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This is how Padre Pio died, according to nurse who was with him

5His pain


PADRE PIO

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Padre Pio bore the stigmata, but one secret wound was more painful than the others

Bonus: Check out these pics!


PADRE PIO

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Rarely seen photos of Padre Pio, a humble mystic who bore the wounds of Christ

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