Pio of Pietrelcina O.F.M. Cap. (1887- 1968), known as Padre Pio, was a friar, priest, stigmatist, and mystic, now venerated as a saint of the Roman Catholic Church. Born Francesco Forgione, he was given the name of Pius when he joined the Order of Friars Minor Capuchin.
Roman Catholic - The Mysteries of the Rosary are meditations on episodes in the life and death of Jesus from the Annunciation to the Ascension and beyond. Each of these Mysteries contemplates five different stages of Christ's life. - The Luminous Mysteries
Catholic Devotions by Month- Such a lovely visual reminder of the Church's monthly devotion. Each month is based on historical events or a particular aspect of the liturgical calendar, or a combination of the two.