Wednesday, 21 August 2013
St Pius X Feast Day
In Religious Education this week we are learning about St Pius. St Pius original feast day is on Wednesday 21st of August but at my school we celebrate it on Friday. St Pius wasn’t a rich person when he was a kid his family was a big family he had brother + sisters. St Pius became a Pope when he was 33 years old. St Pius was the Tenth Pope to pick St Pius as his Pope name. Pope Pius grew up in Italy. Pope Pius wanted all the poor people to be looked after. Pope Pius announced that he wanted for the children and the adults to make their First Holy Communion.Pope Pius parents knew him as Joseph Sarto and was called Joseph Sarto by his parents. St Pius died on 20 August 1914.