Our Lady of Perpetual Help, Boston (1871)


Parish of Our Lady of Perpetual Help, Commonly Called “The Mission Church” Under the charge of the Redemptorist Fathers, or Priests of the Congregation of the Most Holy Redeemer, this church was organized. They are a religious order, founded in 1732 by St. Alphonsus de Liguori, Bishop of St. Agatha, in the Kingdom of Naples, [Read More...]

Father Anthony Ciampi, S.J. (1816-1893)

Fr Anthony Ciampi SJ

Several of the premier Jesuit college presidents in 19th century America were Italian. Father Joseph Cataldo founded Gonzaga University in Spokane, Washington. Father John Grassi played a key role in the early history of Georgetown University, while Father Anthony Maraschi founded theUniversity of San Francisco. Born to a prominent Roman family, Anthony Ciampi was a nephew [Read More...]