St. Anthony of Padua relics to make stop in Rockford

Jun 06, 2013 1712

After successful visits to the New York tri-state area this past February, and to southern California in April, two important relics of St. Anthony of Padua are returning to the United States for a nine-day tour of Illinois and Wisconsin. The event, organized by the Messenger of St. Anthony magazine directed by the Franciscan Friars of the Pontifical Basilica of St. Anthony in Padua, Italy, marks the 750th anniversary of the discovery of the Saint's incorrupt tongue by St. Bonaventure.

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