In this 13 part series from EWTN, Fr. Andrew Apostoli explores the extraordinary life of the humble Italian priest who has become one of the most famous stigmatists of Church history. From his childhood to the documentation of the wounds given by Christ, and other many mystical gifts, this series shares Padre Pio's life through his own writings and the eyes of fellow priests.
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Based on the historical records and the personal testimony of his fellow friars, this is the amazing true story of the life of the famous stigmatic monk, St. Padre Pio, a contemporary saint who died in 1968. Blessed with incredible spiritual gifts, including healing, bi-location, reading of souls and the stigmatic wounds, Padre Pio was a powerful witness for Christ, and a great spiritual guide to countless souls for over fifty years. Filmed on location in Italy, starring Michele Placido in a moving performance, this film tells the whole story of the beloved monk from San Giovanni Rotondo, a place where millions of pilgrims now go annually to visit Padre Pio’s grave. Music by legendary music composer Ennio Morricone.
This DVD contains the following language tracks: English and Italian language, Spanish & English subtitles.
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16 page booklet by Tim Drake with study questions, biography of Padre Pio, and resource list.
This movie captures the Capuchin friar's intense faith and devotion, and deep spiritual concern for others, as well as his great compassion for the sick and suffering. It reveals the amazing details and events in Padre Pio's life as a boy and throughout his 50 years as a friar, dramatizing the frequent attacks of the Devil on him, as well as the persecution he suffered at the hands of people, including those in the church.
Starring Italian actor Sergio Castellitto, and directed by Carlo Carlei, this is an outstanding feature film on the amazing life of this great saint.
This DVD contains the following language options: Italian or Spanish with English subtitles. Dubbed in English.
This movie is Not Rated. Also includes a special 16 page Collector's booklet
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