Tag: Saint Josemaria

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"My good friends the souls in purgatory"

"My good friends the souls in purgatory"

On November 2, All Souls Day, the Church reminds us of the need to pray for those who have died and are now being purified. Some quotes about this custom from the Catechism of the Catholic Church and from Saint Josemaria.

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Preparing for Feast of Corpus Christi

Preparing for Feast of Corpus Christi

Bishop Javier Echevarria, who was born on June 14, 1932 and died on December 12, 2016, speaks about Saint Josemaria's devotion to the Eucharist in this video clip from a 2012 Holy Week gathering in Rome.

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Seven Sundays of Saint Joseph

Seven Sundays of Saint Joseph

A long-standing tradition in the Church is to prepare for the feast of Saint Joseph on March 19 by dedicating the seven Sundays before it to Saint Joseph, in memory of his seven sorrows and joys.

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"Show us you are a mother!"

"Show us you are a mother!"

December 12 is the feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe. An account of Saint Josemaria's pilgrimage to Our Lady of Guadalupe in Mexico, in May 1970, where he was accompanied by Msgr. Javier Echevarria.

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"Treat him well for me"

"Treat him well for me"

On 16 October, Pope Francis canonized 7 new saints, including Bishop Manuel Gonzales, a good friend of Saint Josemaria, whose love for the Eucharist inspired point 531 in "The Way."

From the Pope
October 2nd, 1928

October 2nd, 1928

The founding of Opus Dei took place in Madrid on October 2, 1928. Here is a photo gallery with sites related to the founding.

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Working for Love

Working for Love

An article by Bishop Javier Echevarria that links Saint Josemaria's message on the sanctification of work with Pope Francis' recent encyclical.

From the Prelate