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Holiness in ordinary life

Video. (DigitoIdentidad) St Josemaría teaches that marriage is a way to holiness through ordinary life, as shown in the DVD “Take a chance on happiness”.
Tags: Generosity, Marriage, Holiness, family, happiness, Ireland

Marriage, a Christian vocation

St Josemaría teaches that marriage is a Christian vocation to which many people are called, as shown in “Take a chance on happiness”.
Tags: Marriage, Holiness, Vocation, family, Ireland, UK

Former leader of Opus Dei to be beatified

By Susan Gately Alvaro del Portillo, who died in 1994, had strong links with Ireland and is well remembered here. The community of Opus Dei in Ireland has warmly welcomed the news that the successor of Josemaría Escrivá, is to be beatified in September 2014. The [...]
Tags: Alvaro del Portillo, Beatification, Ireland

Centenary of Jose Maria Hernandez Garnica's Birth

Jose Maria Hernandez Garnica was born in Madrid on 17 November 1913. He gained three doctorates: in Mining Engineering, Natural Science, and Theology. He joined Opus Dei on 28 July 1935. He died in Barcelona on December 7, 1972. He responded generously to God's specific call, and [...]
Tags: Barcelona, Sickness, Church, Priesthood, Vocation, Ireland, UK, Josemaria Escriva, Austria, Switzerland

Remain with Us Lord

What is the meaning of the Mass in my daily life? How does the Mass strengthen me to accept the challenges and give thanks for the gifts that God places in my life? How do I transmit to others the joy of my personal encounter with Jesus [...]
Tags: God, Holy Mass, Ireland, US

"Take a Chance on Happiness": reflections on marriage and parenting from St Josemaria Escriva

Programme contains practical reflections on marriage and parenting from St Josemaria Escriva and from British and Irish couples. "Take a chance on happiness" alternates images from the preaching of St Josemaría with testimonies of couples in England, Scotland and Ireland who talk about their challenges in [...]
Tags: Marriage, Upbringing, family, Ireland, UK

Masses of St Josemaria around the world 2010

The feast of Saint Josemaría Escrivá, Founder of Opus Dei, is celebrated in the Catholic Church on June 26. The following are details of Masses of Saint Josemaria which will be said on or around that date in different countries. Confessions will be heard before [...]
Tags: June 26, The Netherlands, Australia, Ireland, Kenya, India, New Zealand, Philippines, Cameroun, Canada, China, US, Malta, Singapore, UK, South Africa, Taiwan, Trinidad and Tobago, Uganda

St Josemaria Escriva and Ireland

In 1916 the young Josemaría Escrivá avidly followed the events of the Easter Rising in Ireland. “I was then about fifteen and I eagerly read everything in the newspapers about the events of the First World War. Most of all, though, I prayed a lot [...]
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Cahir bronze plaque to commemorate 1959 visit by St Josemaría Escrivá

On Tuesday 18 August 2009, Mr Liam Ahern, South Tipperary County Chairman, unveiled a bronze plaque on the external wall of the library in Cahir’s market square by Irish sculptor Dony MacManus. The plaque commemorates the visit to the town on that day fifty years ago [...]
Tags: Passionately Loving the World, Citizenship, Opus Dei, Ireland