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Padre Pio in Prayer (Credit: uCatholic)

Why Did Padre Pio Say This “Secret Weapon” Prayer Every Day?

. . .the legendary mystic & stigmatic Padre Pio was distinctly known for his devout prayer life, calling it the best weapon we possess, the key that opens the heart of God.  Why did Padre Pio say this “secret weapon” prayer every day? . . .

by Billy Ryan,

of uCatholic

Live Perpetual Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament – Adorecast
More Bones Found at the Vatican Embassy – Chloe Langr, epicPew
These 4 Catholic Charities Made the Top 100 Largest in the U.S. – Melissa Guerrero, epicPew
FSSP Sees Growth 10 Years After Summorum Pontificum – S. Beale, National Catholic Register
Italy to Help Asia Bibi Leave Pakistan as Pressure Mounts to Grant Her Asylum – Edward Pentin
Clear Creek Abbey Chant Weekend – Janet Gorbitz, New Liturgical Movement
A Valuable New Book Sets Forth the Gift of the Priestly Blessing – Msgr. Charles Pope, CiM
Fr. Tom Uzhunnalil: ‘I Have Witnessed the Power of Prayer’ – CNA via Catholic Herald
Holy Communion Prepares You for Heaven – St. Peter Julian Eymard, Catholic Exchange
Cardinal O’Malley Elected Chairman of Papal Foundation – Han. Brockhaus, CNA via NC Register
The Quantum Catholic: Do Quantum & Religious Mysteries Intersect? – R. Kurland Ph.D., C. Stand
Carmelite Spirituality: Solitude & Prayer – Sister Laus Gloriae O.C.D., The Integrated Catholic Life™
Why the Holy Land is the ‘Fifth Gospel’ of Christianity – CNA via The Catholic World Report
Acting on Faith: Readings for 32nd Sun. O.T. Readings Explained – John Bergsma Ph.D., TSP
People Unable to Give have become Slaves to Possessions, Pope Francis Says – Carol Glatz, CNS
Love & Time – Noel Ethan Tan, Ignitum Today
The Prodigal Son: Learning Our Father’s Scandalous Love – Dan Byron, Catholic Stand
Pope Francis Says Entrepreneurship is Needed in the Face of Scandalous Poverty – The CWR
The Artist is Prophet & Poet – Vatican News
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