Father Emidio Petracca

Father Emidio PetraccaAlso known as

  • Domenico of Cese


Joined the Franciscan Capuchins in 1921. Priest and monk. Friend of Saint Padre Pio. Had the gifts of prophecy and the stigmata. Noted for a great devotion to the Holy Face of Manoppello. His Cause for Canonization for a life of heroic virtues has opened.



Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Father Emidio Petracca“. CatholicSaints.Info. 2 December 2019. Web. 13 August 2020. <>