A forgotten statue of St. Pantaleon is traveling from Philly back to Italy

Posted August 4, 2017 12:48 pm by Daniel Esparza

A forgotten statue of St. Pantaleon is traveling from Philly back to Italy

The statue came to the US back in 1946 to be used in a parade, and stayed with the Carito family for three generations.Saint Pantaleon is a 3rd-century saint born in Nicomedia, an ancient Greek city what is northwestern Turkey today. According to some legends woven around his figure, Pataleon studied medicine under the famed Read More…

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