Feast day June 13
SANT ANTHONY OF PADUA
Anthony led a remarkablelife in his 36 years.
He was already a priest and a teacher of theology in Lisbon, Portugal
He agreed and became the most famous preacher of his day.
Because of his great knowledge of Scripture,
He is also shown holding the Child Jesus,
Even though he spent only the last few years of his life in Padua,
Jesus tells us to seek, ask and knock - not only for objects lost
Miracle Prayer to Saint Anthony
O Good and gentle Saint Anthony,
your love of God and concern
for His creatures
made you worthy while on earth
to possess miraculous powers.
Miracle waited on your word,
which you were always ready to request
for those in trouble or anxiety.
Encouraged by this thought,
I implore you to obtain for me
( Here mention your request )
The answer to my prayer may require a miracle.
Even so, you are the Saint of Miracles.
Gentle and Loving St. Anthony,
whose heart is ever full of human sympathy,
take my petition to the Infant Savior
for Whom you have such a great love,
and the gratitude of my heart will ever be yours.