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St. Anthony and the donkey June 14, 2012

Posted by Tantumblogo in awesomeness, Basics, General Catholic, Glory, priests, Saints, Tradition, Virtue.

At Mass last night, the priest related stories about St. Anthony of Padua, Doctor of the Church and hammer of heretics.  Two of these stories had to do with St. Anthony’s effect on animals, his being a vehicle of such great Grace that they behaved in remarkable ways.  One way was the donkey kneeling in front of the Blessed Sacrament.  I really like the statue which captures this scene below:

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