The story of how St. Anthony Chapel in Troy Hill came to house the largest collection of Christian relics outside of the Vatican begins in the 1850s with a young man from a wealthy Belgian family.

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  • Issue Quarter Winter
  • Issue Year 2016
  • Sub Heading 5,000 Christian relics draw pilgrims and visitors
  • Sidebar Sub Title St. Anthony Chapel
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    1704 Harpster St.
    Pittsburgh 15212.
    (412) 2312994
    For hours and additional information, visit

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