Shrine of Padre Pio San Giovanni Rotondo, Italy

Shrine of Padre Pio
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Located in southern Italy, this is the second-most visited Catholic shrine in the world. It centers on the tomb of St. Padre Pio of Pietrelcina, a Capuchin friar, priest and mystic known for his devotion.

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Best Known As
Shrine of Padre Pio
Full Name
Shrine of Padre Pio
Also Known As
Sanctuario San Padre Pio
41.708244° N, 15.705063° E  (map)
71013 San Giovanni Rotondo, Italy
San Giovanni Rotondo, Italy
modern style/period
San Giovanni Rotondo Foggia Province, Italy
0882/417 214

Further Resources

  1. Allegri, Renzo. “Padre Pio: A Man of Hope”. February 4, 2000.
  2. Allen, Diane. “Pray, Hope, and Don't Worry: True Stories of Padre Pio”. January 16, 2009.
  3. “Padre Pio: Miracle Man (DVD)”.