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Old 04-12-2009, 10:30 PM
 
Location: Tennessee/Michigan
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There’s nothing that increases the drawing power of a religious destination like the relics of a saint. Since this spring, when the corpse of Padre Pio, a Catholic saint who died forty years ago, was disinterred and put on display in the Santa Maria delle Grazie church in Southern Italy, visitation has skyrocketed.

World’s most visited religious destinations - Destinations- msnbc.com
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