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The Story of Strathmore University

Video. Strathmore College in Kenya was started in 1961, right around the time that Kenya was becoming independent. St. Josemaria encouraged those who were starting the university to resist racial tensions, and insisted that they start an inter-racial school. As he liked to put it, [...]
Tags: Apostolate, Education, Formation, University, school, development, enterprise, equality, lay, lay mentality, Video-clip, Kenya, Josemaria Escriva, first members, Video, Character, Christians in the middle of the world, Africa
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The Church is Like a Basketball Team?

We offer some excerpts of the homily of Bishop Francisco de Leon, Manila (Philipines), on the liturgical feast day of St. Josemaria Escriva. Read the completed text. All are Called to Holiness I use this analogy of a basketball team for the Church. The Church has members with [...]
Tags: Apostolate, Holiness, June 26, Philippines
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St Josemaria’s favorite virtue? Sincerity.

Pippo (short for Giuseppe) Corigliano is from Naples, Italy, where he did a degree in engineering. In the 1970s he moved to Milan, Italy, and started to work in the media. From 1980 to 2011 he was in charge of the Opus Dei information office [...]
Tags: Apostolate, Sincerity, Josemaria Escriva, Opus Dei members
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Pope explains the meaning behind 'Catholic and Apostolic' Church

Video. (Rome Reports). Pope Francis led his weekly general audience in St. Peter's Square. In his catechesis, he explained that the Church is Catholic because it's universal. He also focused on what exactly gives the Church an Apostolic spirit. SUMMARY OF POPE'S CATECHESIS IN ENGLISH Dear [...]
Tags: Apostolate, Church, Mission, Rome, Pope Francis
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A great discovery!

Video. "My name is Kyamummi Irene. I am a Ugandan.I'm a medical doctor by profession, I come for a family of 8 children, and my family is Protestant. I got to know about the Catholic Church when I was in the university, through a friend of [...]
Tags: Apostolate, Conversion, Eucharist, Holiness, Service, Pope Francis
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The Lord calls

Video. Our Lord, who called the apostles -Bishop Alvaro explains the teachings of St Josemaria-, calls all Christians to follow Him more closely.
Tags: Alvaro del Portillo, Apostolate, Vocation, calling
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Pammy, Philippines

Pammy Vital lives in the Philippines. She is married to Bryan and they have 2 children. She works in a building firm. What is the meaning of life? Life on earth is a chance to know and understand true love, and true love is Christ. Why do [...]
Tags: Apostolate, Jesus Christ, June 26, Philippines, Josemaria Escriva, Christians in the middle of the world
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What does apostolate mean? Who are apostles today?

Every Christian is a missionary to the extent that he or she has encountered the love of God in Christ Jesus: we no longer say that we are “disciples” and “missionaries”, but rather that we are always “missionary disciples”. If we are not convinced, let [...]
Tags: Joy, Apostolate, Eucharist, Gospel, Evangelization
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The place of the Ascension

In the footprints of our faith Jesus Christ our Lord accomplished the work of redeeming mankind principally by the Paschal mystery of his blessed Passion, Resurrection from the dead, and glorious Ascension (cf. Catechism of the Catholic Church, 1067). Here we will look at the last [...]
Tags: Apostolate, Faith, Christ Is Passing By, Holy Land, In the footprints of our Faith
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Pope's Mass: Christians must be living testimonies of their faith

Video. Rome Reports. During his Tuesday morning Mass, Pope Francis explained why Christians should always be witnesses of their faith, even when it involves a life time commitment. When the Church closes in on Itself and when it thinks of Itself as a, so to [...]
Tags: Apostolate, Faith, Rome, Pope Francis