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Letter from the Prelate of Opus Dei

In his monthly letter the Prelate speaks about the 85th anniversary of the moment when our Lord made St. Josemaría understand that Opus Dei was also for women, as well as for men. Read the full text: My dear children: may Jesus watch over my daughters and [...]
Tags: February 14 , Church, Marriage, family, Women, Josemaria Escriva, Administration
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Recognition of the martyrdom of Archbishop Oscar Romero

The Holy Father Francis has authorized the Congregation for the Causes of Saint to promulgate a decree of martyrdom for the Servant of God Oscar Arnulfo Romero y Galdamez. Archbishop Romero (El Salvador: 1917-1980) was assassinated out of hatred for the faith on March 24, [...]
Tags: Friendship, Church, Beatification, El Salvador, Pope Francis
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Francis and Benedict: Continuity or Rupture?

By Mariano Fazio, new Vicar General of Opus Dei, author of "El Papa Francisco. Claves de su pensamiento" Many months have passed since the election of Francis as the successor of Benedict XVI. The change in style is very evident, very similar to the change in [...]
Tags: Church, Unity, Pope Benedict XVI, Pope Francis
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Happy Birthday, Pope Francis!

Video. December 17th is Pope Francis' birthday. We made this video to show our affection and to say "Happy Birthday!"
Tags: Gratitude, Church, Pope, Unity, Rome, Pope Francis
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Pope Francis explains what happened during the Synod of the Family

Video. (Rome Reports). During his weekly general audience, Pope Francis shed light on the recent Synod of the Family, which took place back in October. The Pope said Bishops were free to discuss all topics since there was no censorship to limit them. He went [...]
Tags: Church, Marriage, family, Rome, Pope Francis
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Pope reflects on his recent trip to Turkey

Video. (Rome Reports). During his weekly general audience, Pope Francis reflected on his recent three day trip to Turkey. He said, he hopes the apostolic visit will trigger a deeper relationship among Catholics, Orthodox Christians and Muslims. He also highlighted the declaration he signed with [...]
Tags: Ecumenical dialogue, Church, Unity, Rome, Pope Francis
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Pope's trip to Turkey

Video. (Rome Reports). The Pope's three day trip to Turkey was relatively short, but intense. The Pope's call for unity between Catholics and Orthodox was a major theme, as well as the need to engage in dialogue with Islam. When addressing the rise and [...]
Tags: Charity, Ecumenical dialogue, Church, Peace, Unity, Dignity, trips, Pope Francis
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Pope to Muslim leaders: We must condemn violence based on religious justification

Video. (Rome Reports). The Pope held a meeting with Mehmet Gormez, the president of the Department for Religious Affairs of Turkey. It is the highest Islamic religious authority in the country. After meeting in private, Pope Francis delivered an address in which he denounced the [...]
Tags: Church, Freedom, Peace, Service, Solidarity, Unity, Dignity, trips, Pope Francis, mercy
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The Pope to Ecumenical Patriarch: “We're brothers in hope”

Video. (Rome Reports) The successor of the Apostle Peter and the successor of the Apostle Andrew, together in prayer. Pope Francis and the Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew I prayed for the unity of the Churches at the Patriarchal Church of St. George in Istanbul. The most powerful [...]
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Pope Francis at General Audience: All baptized people can be saints

Video. (Rome Reports). Pope Francis explained during his General Audience that holiness is not a state reserved for bishops or religious. He said that it is a gift that is given by God and that all baptized people can be saints. SUMMARY OF THE POPE'S [...]
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