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Category: Features

Feast day: August 1

Alphonsus Maria de Liguori, the founder of the Redemptorists, was born in 1696 near Naples, Italy, the son of a captain in the Royal Navy and a very devoted mother from a noble family in the city. His [read more]


On this day Redemptorists celebrate the Solemnity of the Most Holy Redeemer. This feast has been celebrated by the Redemptorists on the third Sunday of July since 1749.

 “Yes, my gentle Redeemer, let me say it,
You are crazy with love!
Is it not foolish for you
to have wanted to die for me? [read more]


Please join us in congratulating all the Redemptorists of our province who are celebrating major anniversaries in 2018. You’ll find them listed below. [read more]


The feast day of St. Alphonsus Liguori, founder of the Redemptorists, is August 1. As we get ready to celebrate his special day, we invite you to join us in asking his intercession for all our needs and special intentions.

St. Alphonsus is the patron saint of confessors, moral theologians, and those who suffer from arthritis—a condition that caused him great pain and left him confined to a wheelchair later in life.

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This Italian blessed was a contemporary of St. Alphonsus Liguori and became a Redemptorist one year after the congregation was founded.

He was beatified by Pope St. John Paul II on May 12, 1996.

Gennaro Sarnelli was born in [read more]