The Redemptorist family and the universal church are preparing to celebrate the great feast of Saint Alphonsus Maria di Liguori, founder of the Congregation of the Most Holy Redeemer, on august the 1st.
St. Alphonsus reminds us that the relationship with God is essential in our life. Without the relationship with God, the fundamental relationship is missing. Today we are inspired by his personal holiness and closeness to Jesus Christ. We too want to follow Jesus Christ our Redeemer as he brings the divine word of copious redemption to the poor of today.
On the occasion of the feast of St. Alphonsus, here is the message of Father General Michael Brehl C.Ss.R .: