We offer a downloadable pdf version of the Novena for the Family, the Novena for Work and the Novena for the Sick, to St. Josemaria, prepared in Canada.
These new versions, in an attractive new design, are based on the original texts by Fr. Francisco Faus, [...]
Tags: Sickness, Marriage, Prayer, Work, family
Do everything for love
You are ambitious: for knowledge, for leadership, for great ventures.
Good. Very good. But let it be for Christ, for Love.
The Way, no. 24
Do everything for Love. Thus there will be no little things: everything will be big. Perseverance in little things for [...]
Tags: Love of God, Faith, Rectitude of intention, Service, Work, God
One of Pope Francis' main concerns is what he calls the 'throw-away culture,' an economic system that leaves thousands of people, especially youth, without work.
In his universal prayer intentions for June, the Pope asks Christians to pray for the unemployed, so that "they may receive [...]
Tags: Work, Dignity, Pope Francis
Video. Rome Reports. Thousands of pilgrims filled St. Peter's Square despite cloudy skies, and chances for rain. Pope Francis surprised a group of Italians and Argentinians, when he stopped his Popemobile to greet them.
But a greater surprise came when he denounced the situation several [...]
Tags: Service, Solidarity, Work, Rome, Pope Francis
The Founder of Opus Dei saw in St. Joseph the strong and affectionate father that Christ wanted on earth. He asked St. Joseph to teach him how to stay close to Mary and to Jesus: “How he would have embraced the Child, and kissed him!”. [...]
Tags: Contemplation, St Joseph, Work, family
St. Josemaría said that the spirit of Opus Dei contains the marvelous truth that all worthy and upright human undertakings can be turned into divine ones.
Many people have experienced a complete turnaround in their lives when they came to know this teaching, sometimes after [...]
Tags: Holiness, Work
Following St Josemaria’s message. "We should love the Mass and make it the centre of our day. If we attend Mass well, surely we are likely to think about our Lord during the rest of the day, wanting to be always in his presence, ready [...]
Tags: Work, Ordinary life, Love
The inspiration for Laguna Hospital Care Center in Madrid, Spain, was St Josemaria’s centenary in 2002. Eleven years later its last stone has been laid.
“I was once looking through the Roman Ritual in search of the prayers for blessing the last stone of a building, [...]
Tags: Madrid, Work, Josemaria Escriva, sick