Tags: Priesthood, Sacraments, Holy Mass, calling
Salvador BernalThe founder of Opus Dei always had great devotion to the crucifix, and he expressed this, among other places in n. 302 of his book The Way. Tags: Cross, Jesus Christ
François GondrandThe founder of Opus Dei, who had a great big heart, felt very special love for France. He told me he was a quarter French because he had a French grandfather.
Then he said he’d probably inherited his passion for freedom from his French ancestors.
I knew that Paris was one of the two cities he had wanted Opus Dei to spread to, back in 1935. Tags: History, Freedom, books
Tags: Priesthood, trips
Tags: Holy Rosary, Our Lady, Devotion, Sanctuary of Our Lady
Tags: Piety, Our Lady, trips, In Love with the Church, UK
Andrés Vázquez de PradaAt the beginning of 1933 St Josemaria gave the first of what would afterwards be called "St Raphael circles". The St Raphael circles or classes are the axis of all the other Christian formational activities for young people on the human, spiritual, and religious-doctrinal levels. They include a preparatory course and a professional course. Tags: Spiritual guidance, Doctrine, Formation, History, Youth, Catechesis
Tags: Our Lady, trips
Tags: Freedom, trips, Ireland