Italy joined the world recently and celebrated the Beatification of Blessed Padre Pio in Rome on May 2nd. There has been a lot of information made available lately about the life of this extraordinary man. Although many people have known about his miracles and intercessions for over 30 years.
The websites listed below will give you more in depth information on the life of a man who touched so many hearts, lives, and souls. You will find stories from friends and people who knew him who recall his life and the sufferings he endured and the miracles he performed.
On June 16, 2002 the world celebrated the cannonization of Padre Pio as Pope John Paul II declared him a saint, and forever more he will be known to the world as Saint Pio of Pietrelcina.