Video. (Rome Reports) As the conflict continues in Iraq, Ukraine and the Gaza strip, the Pope made an urgent appeal for peace during the Sunday Angelus, calling for leaders to stop the violence and work towards peace.
"Today, my thoughts turn to three areas in [...]
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(Romereports.com) To become a saint a person doesn't need to be a theologian, although saints are the ones that know God best. Expanding on this topic, Links the Pontifical University of the Holy Cross organized a gathering to look into how saints have influenced theology. [...]
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An international congress on “St Josemaria and theological thought” will open in Rome on November 14, hosted by the Pontifical University of the Holy Cross. Over three days, experts, lecturers and students of theology will examine the teachings of the Opus Dei founder. Fr Javier [...]
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February 27, 2013 at 10:30 AM (UTC+1).
Pope Benedict XVI in his last general audience live in:
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Even though only 3500 tickets had been distributed for this Wednesday’s general audience, thousands more flocked to the Paul VI hall hoping to gain access for Pope Benedict XVI’s penultimate audience with pilgrims.
As soon as the Holy Father emerged onto the stage from the side [...]
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February 13, 2012. Benedict XVI in his Wednesday's general audience. Before reflecting on Ash Wednesday, the Pope once again talked about his decision to resign. Live in wwitv.com
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Opening of the process of beatification of Dora del Hoyo
“Lord, you called Dora to work at the same tasks as the Blessed Virgin Mary carried out in the home at Nazareth. Help me to find you in everyday situations, and to spread all around me [...]
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At the School of Theology´s request, on December 12, 2011 the University Rector of the Pontifical University of the Holy Cross in Rome decreed the creation of a new Chair of St. Josemaría Escrivá within the Spiritual Theology Department.
The Chair will not only focus on [...]
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Newly translated from Spanish, The Man of Villa Tevere by Pilar Urbano paints a remarkably vivid portrait of the day-to-day life of St. Josemaria Escriva, “the patron saint of ordinary life.” Set in the world headquarters of Opus Dei and rich with anecdotes culled from [...]
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The fifth volume of "Studia et Documenta" (2011) has just been published.
The premiere of the latest film by Roland Joffé, There Be Dragons is attracting an ever increasing interest in the life and history of Josemaría Escrivá de Balaguer, the founder of Opus Dei. [...]
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