Charity does not consist so much in “giving” as in “understanding”. Therefore, seek an excuse for your neighbour — there is always one be found, — if it is your duty to judge.
The Way, 463
We Christians have to be ready to share our lives with [...]
Tags: Love of God, Charity, Understanding
Joaquín Navarro-Valls Discusses "There Be Dragons"
By Jesús Colina
zenit.org -. The movie "There Be Dragons," set for release in the U.S. this Friday, has set off a "reaction of many people who feel moved to forgive," says Joaquín Navarro-Valls.
Navarro-Valls, known as the long-time Vatican spokesman from [...]
Tags: Understanding, Holiness, Forgiveness, Film, There be Dragons
"We must bring people together, we must understand others, we must make allowances. Never put up a cross just to keep alive the memory that some people have killed others. Such a cross would betoken the devil. Christ 's Cross is to keep silent, to [...]
Tags: Repentance, cheerfulness, Understanding, Contrition, Peace
Julius Butime, from Uganda explains how St Josemaria's teaching can help to eliminate fighting and hatred.
Tags: Understanding, Opus Dei, Peace
Juan Martin Ezratty directed a series of documentaries showing St Josemaria in dialogue with Argentinians. “Impelled by his Words”, “Love for Freedom” and “Learning to Love” include original images of the St Josemaria, the Opus Dei founder, in Buenos Aires during his stay in Argentina [...]
Tags: Charity, Understanding, Unity of life, Communication
September 19, New York Sun
Exactly What Is a Religion Of Peace?
BY ALICIA COLON
When I received the invitation from Opus Dei's communications director to attend a meeting with Prelate Bishop Javier Echevarria, who was visiting from Rome, my first thought was: "Uh oh, they're trying [...]
Tags: Understanding, Peace, Opus Dei prelate
Apart from the difficulties that can arise between parents and children, disagreements between husband and wife are also frequent and at times they seriously upset family peace. What advice would you give to married couples in this respect?
I would advise them to love one another [...]
Tags: Understanding, Marriage
Now before the feast of the Passover, when Jesus knew that his hour had come to depart out of this world to the Father, having loved his own who were in the world, he loved them to the end (Jn 13:1).
The reader of this verse [...]
Tags: Charity, Understanding, Service