Anthony of Padua

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Saint Anthony of Padua (Santo António de Pádua), born Fernando Martins de Bulhões (15 August 1195 – 13 June 1231) – also known as Saint Anthony of Lisbon (Santo António de Lisboa) – was a Portuguese Catholic priest and friar of the Franciscan Order.wikipedia
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Padua

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He was born and raised by a wealthy family in Lisbon, Portugal, and died in Padua, Italy.
The city is also known for being the city where Saint Anthony, a Portuguese Franciscan (Anthony of Padua, also known as Anthony of Lisbon - city where he was born in 1195), spent part of his life and died in 1231.

Santo António dos Olivais

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Upon his admission to the life of the friars, he joined the small hermitage in Olivais, adopting the name Anthony (from the name of the chapel located there, dedicated to Saint Anthony the Great), by which he was to be known.
Created in 1836, the parish was named for Anthony of Padua (1195 – 1231), who joined the local branch of the Order of Friars Minor; Anthony took his name from Saint Anthony the Great, to whom the local Franciscan hermitage was dedicated.

Basilica of Saint Anthony of Padua

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Nevertheless, due to his increased notability, construction of a large basilica began around 1232, although it was not completed until 1301.
The Pontifical Basilica of Saint Anthony of Padua (Basilica Pontificia di Sant'Antonio di Padova) is a Roman Catholic church and minor basilica in Padua, Veneto, Northern Italy, dedicated to St. Anthony.

San Antonio

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This mission became the focal point of a small community that eventually grew in size and scope to become the seventh-largest city in the country, the U.S. city of San Antonio, Texas.
San Antonio (from Spanish, "Saint Anthony," ), officially the City of San Antonio, is the seventh-most populous city in the United States, and the second-most populous city in both Texas and the Southern United States, with more than 1.5 million residents.

Canons Regular of the Holy Cross of Coimbra

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At the age of 15, he entered the Augustinian community of Canons Regular of the Order of the Holy Cross at the Abbey of Saint Vincent on the outskirts of Lisbon.
Anthony of Lisbon was a member of this Order before he left them to join the newly founded Franciscans.

Lisbon

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He was born and raised by a wealthy family in Lisbon, Portugal, and died in Padua, Italy.
13 June is Lisbon´s holiday in honour of the city's saint, Anthony of Lisbon (Santo António).

University of Montpellier

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Occasionally, he took another post, as a teacher, for instance, at the universities of Montpellier and Toulouse in southern France, but as a preacher Anthony revealed his supreme gift.
The school of theology had its origins in lectures in the convents: St. Anthony of Padua, Raymundus Lullus, and the Dominican Bernard de la Treille all lectured.

Doctor of the Church

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He was proclaimed a Doctor of the Church on 16 January 1946.

Alamo Mission in San Antonio

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The Franciscan chaplain, Father Damien Massanet, with agreement from General Domingo de Teran, renamed the rivers in his honor, and eventually built a mission nearby, as well.
This building would serve as a new mission, San Antonio de Valero, named after Saint Anthony of Padua and the viceroy of New Spain, Baltasar de Zúñiga y Guzmán Sotomayor y Sarmiento, Marquess of Valero.

Feast of St. Anthony

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Referred to as the "Feast of All Feasts", Saint Anthony's Feast in Boston's North End was begun in 1919 by Italian immigrants from Montefalcione, a small town near Naples, where the tradition of honoring Saint Anthony goes back to 1688.
People come from all across the world to see the decorated streets and parade dedicated to St. Anthony.

Berard of Carbio

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News arrived that five Franciscans had been beheaded in Morocco, the first of their order to be killed.
He is now known as St. Anthony of Padua.

Dia dos Namorados

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His feast day, 13 June, is Lisbon's municipal holiday, celebrated with parades and marriages (the previous day, 12 June, is the Dia dos Namorados in Brazil).
Dia dos Namorados (, Lovers' Day) is celebrated on June 12 in Brazil, due to the date's proximity to Saint Anthony's Day on June 13.

Monastery of Santa Cruz (Coimbra)

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In 1212, distracted by frequent visits from family and friends, he asked to be transferred to the motherhouse of the congregation, the Monastery of the Holy Cross in Coimbra, then the capital of Portugal.
Saint Anthony of Lisbon, more widely known as Saint Anthony of Padua, was a member of the community of canons regular, and after his ordination, he was placed in charge of hospitality for the monastery.

Pope Gregory IX

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In 1228, he served as envoy from the general chapter to Pope Gregory IX.
He appointed ten cardinals and canonized Saints Elisabeth of Hungary, Dominic, Anthony of Padua, and Francis of Assisi, of whom he had been a personal friend and early patron.

Franciscans

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Saint Anthony of Padua (Santo António de Pádua), born Fernando Martins de Bulhões (15 August 1195 – 13 June 1231) – also known as Saint Anthony of Lisbon (Santo António de Lisboa) – was a Portuguese Catholic priest and friar of the Franciscan Order.
They adhere to the teachings and spiritual disciplines of the founder and of his main associates and followers, such as Clare of Assisi, Anthony of Padua, and Elizabeth of Hungary, among many others.

Festa Junina

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He is one of the saints celebrated in the Brazilian Festa Junina, along with John the Baptist and Saint Peter.
The festival is mainly celebrated on the eves of the Catholic solemnities of Saint Anthony, Saint John the Baptist, and Saint Peter.

Pila Church

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In the Philippines, the devotion to St. Anthony of Padua began in 1581, in the town of Pila, Laguna, where Franciscans established the first church in the country dedicated to St. Anthony of Padua, now elevated as the National Shrine of St. Anthony of Padua under the Diocese of San Pablo.
The Church of Pila, also known as the San Antonio de Padua Parish Church, is a church dedicated to St. Anthony of Padua in the Philippines in 1578 and the first Antonine parish church in the Philippines in 1581 and probably in Asia.

Canons regular

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Inspired by their example, Fernando obtained permission from church authorities to leave the Canons Regular to join the new Franciscan order.
St. Anthony of Padua started his religious life as a canon regular in Portugal before moving to the Franciscans.

Pila, Laguna

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In the Philippines, the devotion to St. Anthony of Padua began in 1581, in the town of Pila, Laguna, where Franciscans established the first church in the country dedicated to St. Anthony of Padua, now elevated as the National Shrine of St. Anthony of Padua under the Diocese of San Pablo.
The town of Pila is the site for some well-preserved houses dating back to the Spanish period as well as the old Saint Anthony of Padua Parish Church, the first Antonine church in the Philippines.

Uvari

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In Uvari, in Tamil Nadu, India, the church of Saint Anthony is home to an ancient wooden statue that is said to have cured the entire crew of a Portuguese ship suffering from cholera.
Other important christian church is St. Antony's Shrine Baslica, a Catholic church dedicated to St. Antony of Padua.

St. Anthony Church, Laç

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The St. Anthony Church, Laç (Kisha e Shna Ndout or Kisha e Laçit) in Laç was built in his honor and is considered the holiest site in the country and is visited by people of all faiths.
The church was first built around year 1300, and dedicated to St. Mary, then renamed after Anthony of Padua in 1557.

Mariology of the saints

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The views of Anthony of Padua, Robert Bellarmine and others supported the doctrine of the Immaculate Conception of the Virgin Mary, which was declared a dogma in 1850.

St. Anthony's Shrine, Kochchikade

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Additionally, Saint Anthony is highly venerated in Sri Lanka, and the nation's Saint Anthony National Shrine in Kochikade, Colombo, receives many devotees of Saint Anthony, both Catholic and non-Catholic.
The church is located at Kochchikade, Kotahena, Colombo 13, and is dedicated to Saint Anthony of Padua.

List of Catholic saints

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Scholastic accolades

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