Golden crypt of Padre Pio: mosaics of the life of St. Francis of Assisi





An angel plays music for St. Francis





St. Francis and St. Claire





St. Francis with Saladin





St. Francis transforms water in wine




St. Francis, his friars, and the chariot of fire





St. Francis brings bread to a fasting friar





St. Francis sends the friars preaching





St. Francis tempted by the devil




St. Francis at the entrance of St. Michael's shrine




St. Francis at St. Damian's church




St. Francis renounces to his possessions




St. Francis embraces the leper





The Baptism of St. Francis



           Padre Pio's first class relics, with certificates of authenticity 


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Close Encounters of the Special Kind with PADRE PIO: hallways, backyard; around the world, ecstasies; Purgatory, Guardian Angel, devil; Americans; confessional, baptisms, first Communions, weddings;  Virgin Mary, Rosary; Wounds; Mass; himself, God, Jesus, Cross, Christmas, Church; spiritual children, meditation, prayer, Prayer Groups; child, novice, priest, soldier, fevers; first inquisition, Saint Mary of the Graces, Home for the Relief of Suffering (Casa Sollievo della Sofferenza); the most famous picture, children, blessings, at the ballots downtown, eating; second inquisition, last ten years, death; the Capuchin friars; entombed in first resting place, blessed, saint, exhumed, displayed, final resting place in golden crypt; mosaics of the life of Padre Pio, Jesus, Saint Francis of Assisi; fists class relics with certificates; original painting, original icon.