Feast Day of Saint Anthony of Padua ‑ Italian
|Event Name||Feast Day of Saint Anthony of Padua - Italian|
|Start Date||13th Jun 2017 12:00am|
Saint Anthony of Padua, (5 August 1195 – 13 June 1231), also known as Anthony of Lisbon, was a Portuguese Catholicpriest and friar of the Franciscan Order. He was born and raised by a wealthy family in Lisbon and died in Padua, Italy. Noted by his contemporaries for his forceful preaching and expert knowledge of scripture, he was the second-most-quickly canonised saint after Peter of Verona. He was proclaimed a Doctor of the Church on 16 January 1946. He is also the patron saint of finding things or lost people.