Video. Jeff, from the United States, Juan Carlos, from Ecuador; Paulo, from Brasil; José Enrique, from Spain; Javier, from Chile, and James, from Kenya, explain what they think about the service of God that they're going to provide as priests once they are ordained [...]
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Jumala Sôbrad is the title of the book Friends of God in Estonian. The first edition of the Estonian translation, published by BHK, is now on sale.
Friends of God, a collection of homilies, was the first posthumously published book by St Josemaria, and appeared in [...]
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“This is my commandment: love one another as I have loved you”: “ut diligátis ínvicem, sicut diléxi vos” (Jn 15:12).
Dear brothers and sisters, these words of the Gospel echo today in my heart with new joy at the thought that the mass of people gathered [...]
Tags: Alvaro del Portillo, Church, Javier Echevarria, family, Beatification, Homily
A downloadable audio version of St Josemaria’s homily “The Great Unknown”, given on Pentecost Sunday, May 25, 1969 and published in in the book Christ is passing by.
Having just read in the Acts of the Apostles about Pentecost, the day when the Holy Spirit came [...]
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Available in mp3 format: a homily by St Josemaria given on The Ascension, May 19, 1966 and published in Christ is passing by.
Once more the liturgy reminds us of the final moment in Jesus' life among men, his ascension into heaven. Many things [...]
Tags: Hope, Jesus Christ, God, Christ Is Passing By, mp3, Homily, Josemaria Escriva, Audio
A downloadable audio version of St Josemaria’s homily “The Strength of Love”, published in the book Friends of God.
Let us now consider the Master and his disciples gathered together in the intimacy of the Upper Room. The time of his Passion is drawing close and [...]
Tags: Friendship, Charity, Love, family, Friends of God, mp3, Homily, Audio, Download
Audio in English of the homily: "Towards Holiness", given by St Josemaria on November 26, 1967. Published in Friends of God.
We are deeply moved, and our hearts profoundly shaken, when we listen attentively to that cry of St Paul: 'This is God's will for you, [...]
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Download "he Eucharist, mystery of faith and love", the homily given by St Josemaria Escriva for Holy Thursday from the book Christ is Passing By in pdf format.
"Now before the feast of the Passover, when Jesus knew that his hour had come to depart [...]
Tags: Eucharist, Faith, Jesus Christ, Love, Christ Is Passing By, Holy Week
, Homily, mercy
Download "Christ's presence in Christians", the homily given by St Josemaria Escriva for Easter Sunday, 1967, from the book Christ is Passing By in pdf format.
"Christ is alive." This is the great truth which fills our faith with meaning. Jesus, who died on the [...]
Tags: Faith, Death, Christ Is Passing By, 'La Abadesa de las Huelgas', Easter, Holy Week
, Homily, Communion of saints
Download "Interior struggle", the homily given by St Josemaria Escriva for Palm Sunday, from the book Christ is Passing By in pdf format.
Like every Christian celebration, today's is one of peace. The palm branches, with their ancient symbolism, recall a scene of the book [...]
Tags: Ascetical struggle, Sacraments, Interior life, Holy Week
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