Mian Añover and her husband started a social project for children and mothers in San Pedro, Laguna (Philippines) after attending the canonization of St. Josemaria in Rome in October 2002.
Tags: Canonization, Philippines, Josemaria Escriva
1. "All who are led by the Spirit of God are sons of God" (Rom 8,14). These words of the Apostle Paul, which we have just heard, help us understand better the significant message of today's canonization of Josemaría Escrivá de Balaguer. With docility he [...]
Tags: Apostolate, Canonization, Pope John Paul II, Prayer, Interior life, Vocation
Canonization of St Josemaria Escriva, Opus Dei founder, with extracts from Blessed Pope John Paul II’s homily
Tags: Canonization, Pope John Paul II
(romereports.com). Pope Francis has announced that he will canonize both John Paul II and John XXIII, on April 27th, 2014.
The date is quite symbolic. It coincides with the Feast Day of Divine Mercy, which has a strong connection to John Paul II. The Polish [...]
Tags: Canonization, Church, Pope John Paul II
Flavio Capucci was born in Romano Brianza, Como, Italy, on February 19, 1946. When he was still a boy, his family moved to Naples. He first met Opus Dei through some school friends, and later on, in 1964, asked to be admitted to it as [...]
Tags: Alvaro del Portillo, Canonization
The Christian heart and social development. Reflections on St Josemaria's teachings.
A paper given by Bishop Javier Echevarria, Prelate of Opus Dei, for the Study Day in commemoration of Harambee’s tenth anniversary, October 5, 2012.
Dear friends of Harambee-Africa,
The tenth anniversary of your association leads us directly [...]
Tags: Canonization, Charity, Javier Echevarria, Opus Dei prelate, Harambee, October 6
An insight into the making of the floral carpet. Bessie Briones, from the Philippines, shares her experiences and simple adventures that she and other people who worked with her, have gone through. It all started with the desire of a man from Ecuador who wanted [...]
Tags: Canonization, October 6
A project in which you could help:
"After School Training Project in Parakou"
Promoter: Envol Afrique
Recipients: 100 young people between 8 and 15 years
Harambee contribution: 13.704,30 euros
The project arises from an initiative of Don Romain Atekou a Beninese parish Priest in Fiesole, near Florence. Don Romain [...]
Tags: Canonization, Education, Solidarity, Harambee
For its tenth anniversary this year, Harambee Africa International is holding an international conference on "The Social Message of Saint Josemaria", on October 5, 2012.
The conference will take place at the Pontifical University of the Holy Cross.
Download the Conference programme in pdf format [...]
Tags: Canonization, Solidarity, development, Harambee
It is now eleven years since Blessed Pope John Paul II called St
Josemaria "the patron saint of ordinary life". A two-minute videoclip
shows moments from the canonization ceremony in St Peter's Square,
October 6, 2002.
Tags: Canonization, Pope John Paul II, Rome