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Padre Pio...The Capuchin: The Life & Times of St. Pio of Pietrelcina Paperback – December 11, 2015
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Padre Pio's story is just one example of Othniel J. Seiden's amazing talent. He is often called "Colorado's Most Prolific Author" after having written over 50 books covering topics from health to religion. Othniel takes history and turns it into compelling entertainment.
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Then about a third of the way into the book the story diverts into the life of Gena Mancuso a beautiful, promiscuous, friend of Padre Pio. Seiden elaborates on her sexual encounters and demonic manifestations; which degrade the book in a terrible way. Then comes the lustful, inappropriate stories of Victoro Francelli, another friend of Padre Pio. Victoro Francelli's demonic manifestations and veracious sexual appetites, pull away from the original story of the Capuchin Monk.
A warning to the readers about the use of profanity and illicit sexual content, may just surprise some, but it is warranted. I am deeply saddened that the book could not have centered on the godly aspects of the monk, rather than the dirty demonic manifestations of friends. It would have gotten the five stars that it deserves.