Favours obtained through Saint Josemaria's intercession
Seminar for married couples
H. E. Philippines
December 6, 2013I have planned to treat my parents to a Beyond I do seminar for married couples. I have proposed to my father several times but it seems that he is not interested. He is not a practicing Catholic. I prayed to St. Josemaria that they will be able to attend the seminar.
The file was there
F. J. A., Mexico
December 4, 2013I decided to write and share the story of a great favor where I was helped by St Josemaria’s intercession. Last year we sold our car to buy a different one. The whole thing went well until we went to the vehicle licensing office to de-register our old car.
On the third day I got the job
E. G., Guatemala
December 3, 2013The favor granted through St. Josemaria’s intecession was confirmation of a job for which I asked his help to get it. Three days after I prayed for this I got the job.
Three favors through the Novena for Work
F. D. G., Paraguay
November 27, 2013The first favor received after praying the Novena for Work to this great saint was when I didn’t get into university. I was distraught and prayed his novena with great faith, and a great job came my way which raised me out of the abyss.
Everything is being sorted
G. M., Argentina
November 25, 2013My family was going through a difficult patch. My wife had lost her job and mine was unstable. I prayed to St. Josemaria because we were discouraged and getting more and more worried, but little by little we began to see the light of hope, and everything is being sorted slowly but steadily.
She managed to move to Bogota
M. L. C., Colombia
November 20, 2013For a long time my daughter wanted to move Bogota to work but she couldn’t find a way. I prayed to Saint Josemaria with great faith and he found her a job and a place to live. I thank God for Saint Josemaria’s mediation.
Several favors connected with work
G. M., España
November 20, 2013I write to tell about the favors I have received in recent months from St. Josemaria Escriva. In the month of March (or April) 2013 I took up a long-standing friendship with a family whom I had not heard from for a long time. Our first meetings were wonderful, and we were all delighted to have recovered this old friendship. As time went on they told me about their job and money problems. I started trying to improve my friends’ situation. I also requested the assistance of a friend who could help me get a job for one of them. At the same time, I began to pray to Saint Josemaria for her to get that job. The job offer came in June to start work in September.
Her bad temper vanished
A. M. S., Argentina
November 18, 2013A little time ago one of my sisters was going through a period of various kinds of stress. On Sunday we said the Rosary with my mother, using Saint Josemaria’s meditations on it, and prayed his prayer-card. That night we spoke to my sister again. She was very happy and calm, and said she was sorry for the bad temper she had had the previous days. She talked about her family plans. For me this was a miracle in our home.
A better job
E. M., El Salvador
November 15, 2013I want to thank God because through St Josemaria’s intercession he has granted me the favor of changing to a better job just one month after doing the Novena for Work. Every day I pray to the founder of Opus Dei for the education of all the children God has given us including the fourth, our little daughter who has just arrived in our family.
Third time lucky
V. I., Chile
November 14, 2013Last week a friend of mine gave me a lift home in her car. During the drive we were talking about a trip she was about to make to Rome, but things were getting complicated because there was a strike on at the Civil Registry and the customs.
I was awarded the job
November 13, 2013I wanted to thank St. Josemaria for help received and for interceding before God to help me win a competitive job application. It was very difficult, because of all the trials you had to get through and the large numbers of people competing. I was awarded the job and I am just about to start work.
Her daughter was the mediator
M. R. y M., España
November 12, 2013We went to Torreciudad with our eldest daughter, her husband, and our little grand-daughter. Our daughter now has a job after spending three years looking for work and doing courses in social work. She received the Novena for Work to Saint Josemaria and began to pray it. They live in a small house in a small town in a compound, and our granddaughter goes to the local school. It was our granddaughter, aged six, who heard at school that they needed a dinner-lady, and told her mother, who went and gave them her Resumé. 24 hours later the job was hers.
A much better job
M. J., Guatemala
November 11, 2013I want to acknowledge and publish this miracle which St. Josemaria obtained for me from God in 2001. I’m sorry I did not write about it before, but now I have this opportunity to publish it, I will take it and thank you. I lost my job and was unemployed for several months. I started saying the prayer-card of St. Josemaria, the founder of Opus Dei, and after nine days I was given a job. I was so grateful I prayed the prayer-card for another nine days in thanksgiving. Then I got the offer of another job with double the pay. It’s turned my life round! Thanks!
The cough disappeared
V. I., Chile
November 8, 2013A few months ago my husband went away on a weekend spiritual retreat. I was left looking after our four daughters aged between 1 and 8. I live on a hill in a fairly isolated spot. I had no car because we’d had a slight accident and it was being repaired.
I have discovered the Novena for Work
R. G., El Salvador
November 8, 2013Eight and a half years ago I set up a medical practice. I did not have many patients at the start. I met Opus Dei two years back. I was looking at the Saint Josemaria website and found the Novena for Work, and I prayed it for a year without fail, being mindful of what it says in Scripture “Everything you ask for in prayer, believe that it is yours and you will receive it” (Matthew 21:22). Now the number of patients has increased steadily, and I have even taken on an assistant, which I never thought would happen because there weren’t enough patients to justify one. As well as all that, praying to Saint Josemaria to intercede for me has helped me to have presence of God, to know that He is with me at every moment and that every little thing I do should contain love. It has helped me to aim for holiness in my work and to do apostolate when people turn to me for help.
List of Contents
- Seminar for married couples
- The file was there
- On the third day I got the job
- Three favors through the Novena for Work
- Everything is being sorted
- She managed to move to Bogota
- Several favors connected with work
- Her bad temper vanished
- A better job
- Third time lucky
- I was awarded the job
- Her daughter was the mediator
- A much better job
- The cough disappeared
- I have discovered the Novena for Work
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