A hundred or so years ago a man picked up the morning paper and, to his horror, read his own obituary. The newspaper had reported the death of the wrong man. Like most of us, he was curious to find out what people would say about him after he died. Read more
This image, OUR LADY OF PERPETUAL HELP, is the most widely recognized icon in the world. It depicts Mary comforting the infant Jesus as angels show him the instruments of the crucifixion. In 1866 Pope Pius IX entrusted this icon to the Redemptorists, asking them to “make her known throughout the world.” Learn more.