We’ve now entered into Ordinary Time. Yes, there will be the occasional holy day, but there is no particular accent like there is during the “four seasons”—Advent, Christmas, Lent, and Easter. Yet, allow me to throw a spin on Ordinary Time …. 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.