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of the Frairs Minor Conventual
at the Basilica of St. Anthony in Padua!

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29th november
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On 17 December Pope Francis celebrates his 80th birthday.<br><br>Do join us in wishing him a happy birthday. <br><br>The friars of the Basilica of St. Anthony in Padua <br>will personally hand them over to him.

Happy Birthday Pope Francis!

On 17 December Pope Francis celebrates his 80th birthday.

Do join us in wishing him a happy birthday.

The friars of the Basilica of St. Anthony in Padua
will personally hand them over to him.

 

Father Oliviero Svanera
is the new Rector
of the Pontifical Basilica
of St. Anthony of Padua

 
This year the friars want to help hundreds of Syrian refugees currently living in a refugee camp in Zahle, about 34 miles from Beirut, the capital of Lebanon. Discover what you can do for them.

Let’s help Syrian refugees in Lebanon

This year the friars want to help hundreds of Syrian refugees currently living in a refugee camp in Zahle, about 34 miles from Beirut, the capital of Lebanon. Discover what you can do for them.

 
The life, miracles and personality of the best-known <br>and loved saint in the world

Anthony,
the best-loved saint in the world

The life, miracles and personality of the best-known
and loved saint in the world

 
Latest news
10/10/2016

Bring Out The Best You

In our upcoming article Victor M. Parachin shows how we can bring out the best in ourselves. Read our editor's tribute to Fr. Enzo Poiana, the Rector of the Basilica of St. Anthony who passed away unexpectedly this August.

05/10/2016

Father Oliviero Svanera is the new Rector of the Pontifical Basilica of St. Anthony of Padua.

On Tuesday, 4 October 2016, during the 5:30 pm Holy Mass, the Pontifical Delegate, Msgr. Giovanni Tonucci, announced to the faithful the name of the new Rector of the Basilica.

08/09/2016

9/11 Memory and Light

Friar Mario Conte, editor of the Messenger of Saint Anthony, prays for all the victims of terrorism, violence and war at the 9/11 Commemorative Monument in Padua, Italy.

05/09/2016

October 2016 Saint Anthony's Relics visit Canada and USA

Fr. Mario Conte, executive editor of the «Messenger of Saint Anthony» magazine, will bring to Vancouver (5-12 October) and Denver (14-23 October) two precious relics of our Saint from the Basilica in Padua.

02/09/2016

Burundi on the brink

Hundreds of thousands are fleeing their homes as a political stalemate sets Burundi teetering on the brink.

01/07/2016

WORLD YOUTH DAY 2016

World Youth Day 2016 is taking place in Krakow. Poland, from July 25 to 31. Read our article. See also our contents page:

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