Theological and historical studies on St Josemaria and Opus Dei
M. Belda, J. Escudero, J. L. Illanes and P. O’Callaghan. Holiness and the World: Studies in the Teachings of Josemaria Escriva (tr. M. Adams), Princeton: Scepter; Dublin: Four Courts Press; Chicago: Midwest Theological Forum, 1997
Tags: Study, books, Opus Dei
To do great things you need a great heart, a clear head, and friendliness, said St Josemaria to young people.
Tags: Study, Youth
The academic journal Studia et Documenta is published by the Instituto Storico San Josemaria Escriva. It contains articles about St Josemaria and the history of Opus Dei. The second volume, recently issued, covers St Josemaria’s education.
Professor José Luis Illanes says in his introduction: “To dedicate [...]
Tags: Education, Study, History
Historical Journal Studia et Documenta: Issue 3 just published.
Historians and readers interested in the history of Opus Dei and its founder will find much to occupy their studies in Issue 3 (2009) of the journal Studia et Documenta, published March 2009. The majority of the [...]
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, October 2, 1928, Study, Founding of Opus Dei, History
The “St Josemaría Escrivá Historical Institute” in Rome (ISJE) is now launching a specialized annual journal entitled Studia et Documenta. In addition to gathering studies in history, theology, jurisprudence, sociology and related fields, the journal has a selection of texts written by St Josemaría himself, [...]
Tags: Study, History
The figure of Saint Josemaría and the history of Opus Dei are arousing growing interest among historians, sociologists, humanists, jurists, specialists in Christian spirituality and other researchers of recent Catholic history. The Saint Josemaría Escrivá Historical Institute was founded in 2001 with its headquarters in [...]
Tags: Study, History
You are so young! To me you are like a ship setting out on its voyage. If that slight deviation of today is left uncorrected, you will never reach port in the end.
The Way, 248
How frankly you laughed when I advised you to [...]
Tags: Joy, Study, Generosity, Youth, Responsibility
Student: form yourself in a solid and active piety, be outstanding in study, have a strong desire for the ‘professional’ apostolate. And with that vigor of your religious and professional training, I promise you rapid and far-reaching developments.
The Way, 346
You pray, you deny yourself, you [...]
Tags: Study, Youth, Responsibility
Metro Achievement Center is a youth education center run by Midtown Educational Foundation. Pupils there are from majority Hispanic and Afro-American backgrounds, coming from the most deprived parts of Chicago.
Since 1994, Metro has been housed in a 1,500m ² building with classrooms, two IT [...]
Tags: Friendship, Study, Children, Justice, Youth, Poverty
Bruno: We got to know each other during our school years and it was Nadine who gave me the idea of attending a spiritual retreat. It was from there that I wanted to know more about the teachings of Josemaria Escriva.
Nadine: I advised Bruno about [...]
Tags: Joy, Friendship, Study, Youth, engagement