The Church asks the faithful for more intense prayer for unity during the Week of Prayer for the Unity of Christians, from January 18 to 25, culminating on the feast of St Paul.
8 days = 8 prayers
Please say a prayer each day for the following [...]
Tags: Ecumenical dialogue, Church, Prayer, Unity
Fr Cesar Ortiz-Echague was born in Madrid in 1927. He started work as an architect in 1952. He had met St Josemaria in January 1945, and in October of that same year he asked to be admitted to Opus Dei. As from 1959, he provided [...]
Tags: Prayer, Torreciudad
Fr Francisco Faus, born in Barcelona in 1931, is a priest of the Prelature of Opus Dei. He graduated in law at the University of Barcelona and did a doctorate in canon law at the University of St Thomas Aquinas, Rome. He was ordained in [...]
Tags: Prayer, Piety, Work, novena
Further documents relating to St Josemaria’s life and teachings can be downloaded from the web as follows.
"Loyalty to the Church", published in the book In Love with the Church
"A Priest Forever", published in In Love with the Church
"The Christian Vocation", a homily given [...]
Tags: History, Places in Rome, Prayer
The prayer-card of St Josemaria in Scottish Gaelic can now be downloaded from this website, as well as the many other languages in which it is already available. To see it click here.
A group of Lumad women in Marilog, Davao City in South Philippines are learning how to lift their hearts and minds to God in daily prayer through a prayer card in the local dialect to St. Josemaria Escriva and some brightly colored beads.
Most of them [...]
Tags: Prayer, Poverty, Service
When you open the Holy Gospel, think that what is written there — the words and deeds of Christ — is something that you should not only know, but live.
Everything, every point that is told there, has been gathered, detail by detail, for you to [...]
Tags: Contemplation, Gospel, Prayer
Three special novenas have been composed asking for Saint Josemaria's intercession and meditating on his teachings.
The Novena for Work is for people who are looking for a job, and also for those who wish to work well and sanctify their daily work.
The Novena [...]
Tags: Prayer, novena
The St. Josemaria Institute announces a release of Praying 15 Days with St. Josemaria by Guillaume Derville, a collection of meditations that bring you inside the mind of St. Josemaria as he prays. Translated from French by Justin Gillespie.
Drawing from St. Josemaria’s expansive body [...]