The icon of Our Lady of Perpetual Help has an extensive and colorful history, and there are many elements of Christ’s passion and Mary’s
journey as Christ’s mother portrayed in the image. To find our more about our icon see
Our logo takes its inspiration from the eight-pointed star on the forehead of Mary’s veil.
The eight-pointed star on her veil can have several meanings:
it may refer to her holiness; it may refer to her anticipatory role with regard to Christ
(“she is the dawn, Christ the Rising Sun”); and it may refer to her role as enlightening or luminous