This was Pio's hometown in Southern Italy.
San Giovanni Rotondo, Italy
This was where Pio settled and spent nearly his entire life up until his death.
The Home to Relieve Suffering
This was the hospital founded by Padre Pio.
This was located in San Giovanni Rotondo and while modest, became acclaimed because of Padre Pio.
The Capuchin Order
This was a group of friars described as being a conservative offshoot of the Franciscans.
These were the appearance of wounds on a person similar to those Jesus Christ received during his crucifixion.
This was how Padre Pio hid his stigmata.
This was Padre Pio's ability to be in two places at once.
This was how Padre Pio knew people's sins without them saying them.
These were started by the Vatican to help ease the controversy surrounding Padre Pio...
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