Saint Pio Relics

This year, the Church celebrates 20 years since

Pope Saint John Paul II declared Padre Pio a Saint


To mark this occasion, the Diocese of Down and Connor has arranged for the relics of Saint Padre Pio to be brought to

St Peter’s Cathedral, Belfast on 6th – 8th November

All Saints’ Church, Ballymena on 8th – 10th November

St Patrick’s Church, Downpatrick from 6th -11th November on 10th – 11th November

The relics are being brought across by the Saint Pio Foundation.

All are welcome to come along to venerate these relics of St. Padre Pio and to join in public and private prayer.
It will also be possible to remotely join online through the web-streaming of the various services.

Further information is available at