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Chinasa, Nigeria

Chinasa is currently living with her husband and two lovely children in Lagos, Nigeria. She is a Cooperator of Opus Dei and she works in a Bank as the Head of the Team of Banking Assistants.

June 30, 2014

Chinasa is currently living with her husband and two lovely children in Lagos, Nigeria. She is a Cooperator of Opus Dei and she works in a Bank as the Head of the Team of Banking Assistants.

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Thomas, USA

Thomas, 21, lives in Tampa, Florida. He is studying history and literature at Harvard and this year is working for a Real Estate firm. “God keeps me grounded.”

June 30, 2014

Thomas, 21, lives in Tampa, Florida. He is studying history and literature at Harvard and this year is working for a Real Estate firm. “God keeps me grounded.”


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Py, Taiwan

Py, 25, lives in Taipei, Taiwan. She works as a financial operator. “Life is about learning how to love.”

June 30, 2014

Py, 25, lives in Taipei, Taiwan. She works as a financial operator. “Life is about learning how to love.”

What is the meaning of life for you?
Life is about learning how to love.

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Sofia, Mexico

Sofia, 27, is from Monterrey, Mexico. She works as a lawyer, wife and mother.

June 30, 2014

Sofia, 27, is from Monterrey, Mexico. She works as a lawyer, wife and mother.

What is the meaning of life for you?
It’s a time God gives us to be happy, do his Will and follow the path that will take us to Heaven at the end of it.

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Dasum, Corea

Dasom is studying for a Master’s in public administration in Seoul, South Korea. She became a Catholic two years ago. “I tell my friends I don't know everything about God, but one thing is clear - He is generous!”

June 23, 2014

Dasom is studying for a Master’s in public administration in Seoul, South Korea. She became a Catholic two years ago. “I tell my friends I don't know everything about God, but one thing is clear - He is generous!”

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Martin-Endje, Equatorial Guinea

Martin-Endje Ngonde Maguga was born in Bomudi (Equatorial Guinea), and is 81. He is married to Naty Oma Bokamba and they have three children. He met St Josemaria several times, including in April 1969, when he had the chance to talk with him in Rome before students from all over the world. “I learnt from St Josemaria how to be a Christian in the middle of the world.”

June 23, 2014

Martin-Endje Ngonde Maguga was born in Bomudi (Equatorial Guinea), and is 81. He is married to Naty Oma Bokamba and they have three children. He met St Josemaria several times, including in April 1969, when he had the chance to talk with him in Rome before students from all over the world. “I learnt from St Josemaria how to be a Christian in the middle of the world.”

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Gaëlle, France

Gaëlle is French, currently studying on a Year Abroad in Rome. She was converted two years ago and is getting married next year. “Yes, I’ll go to Mass on June 26 for the feast of St Josemaria. That day is also my birthday, and I’m really happy to celebrate it with him.”

June 16, 2014

Gaëlle is French, currently studying on a Year Abroad in Rome. She was converted two years ago and is getting married next year. “Yes, I’ll go to Mass on June 26 for the feast of St Josemaria. That day is also my birthday, and I’m really happy to celebrate it with him.”

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Paul, USA

Paul lives in Sherborn, MA. He is majoring in musical composition and is now 20. “I hope my work as a composer will enable me to give joy to other people.”

June 13, 2014

Paul lives in Sherborn, MA. He is majoring in musical composition and is now 20. “I hope my work as a composer will enable me to give joy to other people.”

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Pammy, Philippines

Pammy Vital lives in the Philippines. She is married to Bryan and they have 2 children. She works in a building firm. Her favorite reminder from St. Josemaria is to think that being kind and nice to people you don't like is a way to sanctify yourself.

June 11, 2014

Pammy Vital lives in the Philippines. She is married to Bryan and they have 2 children. She works in a building firm.


What is the meaning of life?
Life on earth is a chance to know and understand true love, and true love is Christ.

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“Be faithful, be an apostle,” John Paul II told me

Alejandra Vanney is a lawyer who in the 90s moved from Argentina to Poland to help begin the apostolic work of Opus Dei there. Her work at the University of Warsaw gave her the opportunity to travel to Rome to take part in several encounters with Pope John Paul II.

May 7, 2014

Alejandra Vanney is a lawyer who in the 90s moved from Argentina to Poland to help begin the apostolic work of Opus Dei there. Her work at the University of Warsaw gave her the opportunity to travel to Rome to take part in several encounters with Pope John Paul II.

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What St. Josemaría's The Way means to me

JG, Shanghai, China.

April 10, 2014

On days that go poorly, I know God is using The Way to point me in the right direction to improve tomorrow.


St. Josemaría Escrivá's The Way has had a large positive impact on my life – so much so that I have made the book a part of my daily spiritual reading.

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St Josemaria gave me the certainty that God is a Father

The following is an interview with Maddalena Vintini from Verona, Italy. A lawyer, she and her husband Gianluca have three children. She has belonged to the Opus Dei Prelature for nearly 30 years. In 2011 she gave up her law work to become head-teacher at the Centro Scolastico Gavia.

March 20, 2014

The following is an interview with Maddalena Vintini from Verona, Italy. A lawyer, she and her husband Gianluca have three children. She has belonged to the Opus Dei Prelature for nearly 30 years. In 2011 she gave up her law work to become head-teacher at the Centro Scolastico Gavia.

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