Video. (Rome Reports) To commemorate the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, Pope Francis highlighted that it was possible thanks to the efforts of many people, especially of one of this predecessors. "The fall happened unexpectedly, but it was possible thanks to [...]
Tags: Faith, Pope John Paul II, Freedom, Peace, Rome, Pope Francis
What is a family? How can one become a good father or a good mother? What role does the family have in the children’s education and development? How can parents combine authority and freedom? How should families exercise trust and confidence in daily life?
“What is [...]
Tags: Faith, Children, Freedom, family, calling
This study published in no. 53 of of the journal Romana, it focuses on some aspects of St. Josemaría’s teachings on forgiveness and their relevance in fostering a peaceful co-existence.
In the first part of this study we discussed St. Josemaría’s teaching about forgiveness, its [...]
Tags: Friendship, Charity, Justice, Freedom, Christ Is Passing By, Forgiveness
This study published in no. 52 of of the journal Romana, it focuses on some aspects of St. Josemaría’s teachings on forgiveness and their relevance in fostering a peaceful co-existence. Because of its length, it will be published in two parts. The founder of Opus [...]
Tags: Humility, Freedom, Holiness, Love, family, Forgiveness, Josemaria Escriva
Finding Christ in the Middle of the World is an Australian video exploring the impact of St Josemaría’s message in Australia.
The video is divided into seven short clips between 2-5 minutes in length featuring Australians from all backgrounds.
These seven brief videos provide an insight [...]
Tags: Friendship, Love of God, Contemplation, Hope, Family and work, Faith, Divine sonship, Children, Freedom, Opus Dei, Service, Interior life, Ordinary life, Love, happiness, Forgiveness, Australia
The true proof of friendship is putting others first, giving them our time and attention. This was the key St Josemaria gave us to show Christ to others. And Jesus taught it to us with his life—he always had time to devote to each person, [...]
Tags: Friendship, Freedom
Enrique is a Chilean interior designer. He met St Josemaria, the founder of Opus Dei, in 1974 and here he talks about what struck him most: the love for freedom which is part of the message of Opus Dei, and "respect for others, especially their [...]
Tags: Freedom, Opus Dei, Josemaria Escriva, Chile
Friends with your children
The parents are the first people responsible for the education of their children, in human as well as in spiritual matters. They should be conscious of the extent of their responsibility. To fulfil it, they need prudence, understanding, a capacity to love [...]
Tags: Education, Children, Freedom, Marriage, family
Philosophy professor Rafael Alvira recalls his first impressions of St Josemaria: his vitality, his friendliness and his simplicity. He also practised unity of life, something he always spoke of as characteristic of the spirit of Opus Dei.
Tags: Freedom, Naturalness, Unity of life, University