Tags: Our Lady
First day: November 30
In this vídeo-clip, St Josemaria teaches us to how to love our Lady as tenderly as children.
Second day: December 1
Text for meditation on Mary the Mother of God: this is the root of all the perfections and privileges with [...]
Tags: Our Lady, novena
Our Lady is our Mother, explains St Josemaria, and as such she teaches us how to walk in the life of faith. The video was filmed in Valencia, Spain, on November 16, 1972.
- Father, I read in The Way that our Lady is our [...]
Tags: Our Lady, Video-clip, Video
The shrine of Sonsoles in Avila, Spain, was the setting for an event in the history of St Josemaria and Opus Dei, the “May pilgrimage”. How did this custom first take root in Opus Dei?
A study published in Studia et Documenta looks at [...]
Tags: Our Lady
Download the audio-clip of St Josemaria saying the Angelus, from the sidebar.
At 12 o’clock every day St Josemaria, in union with the Holy Father and millions of Catholics throughout the world, stood up and said the Angelus. Don Alvaro del Portillo recalled: “After reading the [...]
Tags: Prayer, Our Lady, mp3, Audio
February 2nd is the feast of Jesus' Presentation in the Temple and the Purification of Our Lady. Mary offers her Son to God and learns that she too will share closely in Jesus' redemptive mission. The Catholic Church suggests a time to "purify" to seek [...]
Tags: Conversion, Our Lady
During Wednesday's general audience, the pope talked about the significance behind the feast day of the Immaculate Conception, which is celebrated on December 8th.
Tags: Humility, Holy Purity, Our Lady, Pope Benedict XVI
Novena to prepare for the Feast of the Immaculate Conception
Through the centuries the Church has become ever more aware that Mary, "full of grace" through God, was redeemed from the moment of her conception. That is what the dogma of the Immaculate Conception confesses, as [...]
Tags: Our Lady, novena, Josemaria Escriva
For nine centuries Torreciudad has been a meeting-point for devotion to the Virgin Mary. St. Josemaria joined in with this story: his love for our Blessed Lady led him to initiate the building of a shrine. At the time, carrying out this project seemed like [...]
Tags: Opus Dei, Our Lady, Torreciudad, Josemaria Escriva
Saturday was our Lady’s day. That day, Josemaría’s parents used to go to their local church, St Bartholomew’s, to say the rosary with other families.
They took Josemaría too, as long as he promised to keep quiet and behave, which wasn’t always easy. On the [...]
Tags: Youth, For younger readers, Our Lady