Welcome to the great Anthonian family
of the Friars Minor Conventual
at the Basilica of St. Anthony in Padua!

A Stolperstein remembers Father Placido Cortese, friar of the Basilica of Saint Anthony

He saved hundreds of Jewish people and political refugees from Nazi-Fascist persecution

2020 Christmas live streamed celebrations

The timetable for all the celebrations and events to be
celebrated in the Basilica of Saint Anthony in Padua until Epiphany

Merry Christmas to all of Saint Anthony's devotees

Fr. Mario Conte, editorial director of the «Messenger of Saint Anthony» magazine, sends his warmest wishes to all of St. Anthony's devotees. Please watch his Christmas meditation.

June 13, 2020 Project:
A GESTURE OF LOVE REPAIRS INJURIES AND REIGNITES HOPE

13-Days Novena 2020 – Saint Anthony, a Saint as a Friend

Antonius

an intense, multimedia exhibition on St Anthony's life and works

Open from Tuesday to Sunday: 9.00am to 1.00pm and 2.00pm to 6.00pm

Discover the Basilica of St. Anthony and its cloisters

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25/01/2021

A Stolperstein by artist Gunter Demnig placed in front of the Basilica of Saint Anthony in Padua remembers Father Placido Cortese, director of the Messenger of Saint Anthony during the Second World War

A martyr of charity, Father Cortese saved hundreds of Jewish people and other political refugees from Nazi-Fascist persecution, and paid for his spiritual and social commitment with his life.

20/01/2021

Sunday of the Word of God, 24 January 2021: a Feast for the Bible

A special occasion instituted by the Pope aimed at placing at the centre of our lives, alongside the Eucharist, the practice of listening to Sacred Scripture.

28/12/2020

From the friars of the Basilica of Saint Anthony a message of faith for the New Year with the hope that we will be able to win together the battle against the coronavirus .

Wishes from friar Giancarlo Zamengo on behalf of the friars of the Basilica and of the “Messenger of Saint Anthony”.

17/12/2020

Christmas celebrations in the Basilica in the year of the pandemic. The Christmas Eve Mass is to be celebrated at 6pm (CET) with our church bells ringing at midnight.

The timetable for all the celebrations and events to be celebrated in the Basilica of Saint Anthony in Padua until Epiphany.

14/12/2020

Merry Christmas 2020 to all of Saint Anthony's devotees

Fr. Mario Conte, editor of the «Messenger of Saint Anthony» magazine, sends his warmest wishes to all of St. Anthony's devotees. Please watch his Christmas meditation.

28/05/2020

Anthony of Lisbon. Anthony of Coimbra. Anthony of Padua… Anthony of the whole world!

This year, 2020, we friars celebrate the gift of vocation and mission. We wish to celebrate the young Anthony, who was seduced by the example of the Franciscan martyrs of Morocco.

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