Tuesday, August 17, 2010

Exclusive interview with Padre Pio's translator

Three pieces of dried blood from St Pio of Pietrelcina’s 50-year stigmata and one of the mittens the saint used to cover his stigmata arrived in Perth on 4 August in the care of a priest who was among the few people to be close on a daily basis to one of the greatest mystics of the Church.

Fr Ermelindo, who was ordained a Capuchin friar in 1958, brought the relics to Perth, the first stop of his tour around Australia and New Zealand from 6 August - 5 September.
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Thanks to Sue Cifelli for sharing.

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