Feast-day of St Josemaria, June 26, 2013.
Around the feast of St Josemaria on June 26, Masses will be celebrated around the world. The liturgical prayers and readings for this Mass are available here.
Talking to God
Committed! How much I like that word! We children of God freely put ourselves under an obligation to live a life of dedication to God, striving that He may have complete and absolute sovereignty over our lives.
When Josemaría was very little, his parents and grandparents taught him short, simple prayers to say during the day. Saint Josemaria never forgot them. He went on saying them for the rest of his life.
Here is a short collection of prayers for children, downloadable in pdf or epub format.
Although I was baptized in the Catholic Church when I was eleven, I received very little religious education during my childhood and youth. However, my closeness to the faith intensified over time. To make that happen, God used different people that I met at different stages of my life.
Articles and studies
Text of the message sent by His Eminence Cardinal Sarah to a conference for priests held in Thornycroft Hall (Manchester, UK) in March 2013. The Cardinal had been due to deliver this lecture but was unable to attend because of the Conclave.
In the footprints of our Faith
“There was a wedding feast at Cana in Galilee” (John 2:1). St John is the only evangelist who tells the story of the first miracle of Jesus, which he worked at a wedding celebration in Cana. At the request of Our Lady he turned the water into wine.
Sunday June 24, 2012, was the day for the second annual sports day organized by the parents of members of BeKa3 Club in Hengelo (Netherlands).
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 talk to God, how to take care of little things, love for the Church… But most of all they made me very happy