Italian Saints

Ovada, Italy: Hometown of St. Paul of the Cross and the Dolcetto Grape. The hometown of the founder of the Passionist religious order is a lovely town in the mountains that’s home to a specialty grape.




Bergamo, Italy: Northern Italy’s Hometown of Pope Saint John XXIII. The beloved Pope John XXIII was born in a wonderful city with cobblestone streets, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and cute little trains for transport up and down the mountain.




St. Anthony of Padua

St. Benedict of Nursia

St. Catherine of Siena

St. Clare of Assisi

St. Francis of Assisi

St. Pio of Pietrelcina (Padre Pio)

St. Thomas Aquinas

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