Life of and prayers to one of the most popular of all saints
Anthony of Padua has become one of the most popular saints, well known for the many favours granted through his intercession. His short life as one of the first Franciscans saw him go from his home in Portugal to Italy where his preaching and miracles gained many souls for Christ. This biography blends history and pious legend to open up the life of one of the most attractive saints. The booklet also contains devotions and prayers.
Father Jude is a Conventual Franciscan Friar priest and has received various degrees. One in Theology from St. Bonaventure and an advanced degree in the study and interpretation of the Bible from the Biblical Institute in Rome, Italy. Father Jude is a teacher and a retreat facilitator who travels extensively throughout the United States as well as internationally. He leads workshops and retreats for both religious and laity. He resides at St. Joseph Cupertino Friary in Ellicott City, Maryland.