Peace be with you!

My name is Nader Ata. I am a Conventual Franciscan Friar of the Our Lady of Angels Province, USA. I am a transitional deacon preparing for Priesthood Ordination in the fall.

Seeking to live with Franciscan Joy each and every day!

*All of photos on this blog were taken by me unless noted otherwise. Please ask permission before using them. Thank You!*

*Also I am not the greatest speller or writer in the world, so please let me know if something is misspelled. Thank you!"


Monday, September 20, 2010

Relics of St. Anthony Part 2...A Close-up of the Relics

As you all know we have had the Relics of St. Anthony with us in Costa Rica since September 2nd.  Here is a close-up of the Relics.

Below is the small reliquary upon the altar in San Antonio de Belen parish. This reliquary contains a piece of the rib of Antonio.
A close-up of the reliquary.
A close-up of the rib.

Below is the big reliquary that has relics in the bust of St. Anthony holding the child Jesus in San Antonio de Belen parish. This reliquary contains pieces of heart tissue, organs, and skin of St. Anthony.
A close-up of the bust.
A close-up of the heads of St. Antony and Jesus.
A close-up of the relics.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Love the pics!!!! T. ile