Wednesday, April 20, 2011

Tidbit: St. Anthony of Padua (Scranton, PA)

Anthony of Padua was a Franciscan friar renowned as both a preacher and miracle worker. On one occasion, the appearance of an apparition scared a young novice into returning Anthony's book of psalms that he had borrowed without asking. Since then, Anthony has held a place in the Catholic canon as the finder of lost articles.

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