Andy Warhol. Devout Catholic. Until his death, few knew that Warhol was a daily Mass attender at the Church of Saint Vincent Ferrer on the Upper East Side of Manhattan. He also was a regular volunteer at church homeless shelter in Manhattan.
The Saints of Auschwitz: January 27, 2015 marks the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz, the largest and most infamous concentration camp established by Nazi Germany. Among the millions killed there were two famous #Catholic saints, St. Maximilian Kolbe who died there by lethal injection in 1941, and St. Teresa Benedicta of the Cross (Edith Stein) who died there in 1942.
John Wayne is well known as the tough "American Cowboy Legend", but did you know he was a convert to the Catholic faith? Catholicism runs in the Family, his grandson Fr. Matthew Muñoz is a Catholic priest.