Tags: Opus Dei
On the occasion of the International Symposium on "Saint Josemaria Escriva and Theological Thought," organized at the end of the Year of Faith by the Pontifical University of the Holy Cross, an academic institution inspired by him, the Supreme Pontiff Pope Francis addresses his affectionate [...]
Tags: Opus Dei, Spain, Josemaria Escriva, Pope Francis
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
On Thursday, October 6, 1932, while St Josemaria Escriva was praying in the chapel of Saint John of the Cross during his retreat at the Discalced Carmelite monastery in Segovia, he was for the first time inwardly moved to invoke the three archangels and the [...]
Tags: Angels, Apostolate, Opus Dei
On July 26, 2011, I was flying to Poland, changing flights in Amsterdam. I was half-asleep, listening to music. A man was sitting on my right and a girl on my left who was upset about a problem with her luggage. The man said “Wow, [...]
Tags: Madrid, Opus Dei, God, There be Dragons
A friend gave me a copy of The Way when I was in college. That was the very first book I read by St. Josemaria. It touched me deeply, and I wanted to read more. I learned many things from St. Josemaria’s writings: how to [...]
Tags: The Way, Faith, books, Opus Dei, Devotion, Josemaria Escriva
St Josemaría Conference is a half-day event marking 50 years that the message of St Josemaría has been lived in Australia.
St Josemaría Conference will provide an opportunity for Australians to find out more about the Prelature of Opus Dei and the message of its founder, [...]
Tags: Church, Opus Dei, Australia
A book, a song, a prayer, a videoclip, an audioclip, a testimony, a favor… are among the 12 most-visited items on the St Josemaria website in 2012.
If I pray when I don’t feel like it, is it really prayer?
A Brazilian girls asks St Josemaria, [...]
Tags: Opus Dei, Video-clip, mp3, Video, Audio
The Italian writer Emanuele Cazzolla describes his visit to the church of Church of Our Lady of Peace in Rome, which houses the mortal remains of St Josemaria. The description comes in his book Il vecchio devoto o altri 11 racconti brevi.
It was the first [...]
Tags: Opus Dei, Our Lady of Peace, Josemaria Escriva