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Squeezing the cars together

I am writing about a favour obtained on November 7, 2011. Three of us along with some of our children had gone to the mainland to attend a recollection in the morning. We were hoping to take the 1pm ferry to return home. By the [...]
Tags: Canada, favours of the founder of Opus Dei

Edmonton’s Faithful Celebrate St. Josemaria

On the June 2011 feast day Mass for St. Josemaria Escriva, some of Edmonton’s faithful met at St. Andrew’s Roman Catholic Church to celebrate the Opus Dei founder’s life. And while there is no official Opus Dei centre in Alberta’s capital, there are still hundreds [...]
Tags: Opus Dei, June 26, Canada

Feast Day of Saint Josemaria in Calgary (Canada) – Christ is your Model

Calgary, Alberta, Canada Rev. David Sands together with Rev. Wilbert Chin Jon celebrated the Holy Mass in honor of St. Josemaria Escriva on June 25 at St. Bonaventure Church. During his homily, Fr. Sands shared with the faithful his thoughts, feelings and experiences he has during the [...]
Tags: Holiness, Ordinary life, June 26, Father, Canada

Information Office of the Prelature of Opus Dei in Canada

Information Office of the Prelature of Opus Dei in Canada ISABELLE SAINT-MAURICE Français: 630, Sherbrooke Ouest, bureau 400, Montréal, Qc H3A 1E4 (514) 758-0686 (+1) (877) 731-5500 (sans frais) Téléc.: (514) 289-9312 presse@fr.opusdei.ca English: 630, Sherbrooke West, suite 400, Montréal, Qc H3A 1E4 (514) 758-0686 (+1) (877) 731-5500 (toll free) Fax [...]
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Hawthorn School, Canada

Hawthorn School A personal initiative inspired by st Josemaria Escriva in Canada Inspired by St Josemaria’s message Teresa and her husband, with other parents set up a school offering integral education. In 1989 a small group of parents and educators founded a school specifically for the purpose [...]
Tags: Education, school, family, Canada

Everything is fine

My mother is a woman of a certain age and she has health issues. Back to December of 2005 she got very sick and she thought she was having a heart attack. Called me at 3 o'clock in the morning. We go into the hospital [...]
Tags: Sickness, Faith, Prayer, Canada

Music has always been a passion for me

John, cellist Music can be all-absorbing. Finding a deeply harmonious work-life balance was a struggle for this cellist, who learned from St Josemaria that making a place for God in his life meant he could find the right place for his family and friends too, without [...]
Tags: Family and work, Order, Canada

To become our best selves

I’ve learnt in the means of formation I receive in Opus Dei that we have the chance to seek opportunities to live our best lives, and to make a difference. I have also learnt that there is the possibility to create joy for those who [...]
Tags: Cooperators of Opus Dei, Women, Canada

Celebrating the Feast Day of Saint Josemaria in Calgary, Canada

On June 26, 2010, Rev. Daniel Stevenot celebrated Holy Mass in honor of St. Josemaria Escriva at St. Bernard’s Church. Among the concelebrants were Rev. Wilbert Chin Jon, Pastor of St. Bonaventure Church and Rev. Fernando Mignone, priest of Opus Dei, assisted by [...]
Tags: June 26, Holy Mass, Canada

Masses of St Josemaria around the world 2010

The feast of Saint Josemaría Escrivá, Founder of Opus Dei, is celebrated in the Catholic Church on June 26. The following are details of Masses of Saint Josemaria which will be said on or around that date in different countries. Confessions will be heard before [...]
Tags: June 26, The Netherlands, Australia, Ireland, Kenya, India, New Zealand, Philippines, Cameroun, Canada, China, US, Malta, Singapore, UK, South Africa, Taiwan, Trinidad and Tobago, Uganda