The Vocation of Marriage

By Msgr. Cormac Burke Msgr. Cormac Burke is a priest of the Prelature of Opus Dei.  In 1999, after retirement from the Roman Rota, he returned to Africa where he teaches at Strathmore University, Nairobi, Kenya.  This article is published in “Faith”, vol, 43, no. 4 (2011), pp. 6-9. Marriage is a vocation; it is […]

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Footprints in the Snow | On St. Josemaria Escriva’s Call to the Priesthood

Celebrating the Anniversary of the Priestly Ordination of St. Josemaria Escriva, March 28, 1925! On January 9, 1918, Josemaria Escriva turned sixteen. The city of Logrono, Spain where he and his family lived at the time lay peaceful under a heavy snowfall. On one of those wintry days the young man looked down at the […]

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Interview: 10 Questions about the St. Josemaria Institute

In February 2012, the Executive Director of St. Josemaria Institute, Elia Rivera, was interviewed by the web-editors of the St. Josemaria information website in Rome (www.josemariaescriva.info). In the interview, she answers “10 Questions about the St. Josemaria Institute” and explains the mission and goals of this young non-profit organization in the United States. 1. When […]

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Teaching the Faith in the Family: Guidelines from St. Josemaria Escriva

By Dr. Michele Dolz Romana – Bulletin of the Prelature of the Holy Cross and Opus Dei Issue 32, January-June 2011 “The parents’ mission to educate their children in the faith stems from the sacraments. When they teach the faith at home, it is the Church that is teaching. Their home is the domestic Church. […]

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June 26th Mass Listing

June 26th is the feast day of St. Josemaria Escriva. This year marks the 40th anniversary of St Josemaria’s death in Rome on June 26, 1975. Around the world, Masses are celebrated in his honor and everyone is invited! St. Josemaria InstituteThe St. Josemaria Institute was founded in 2006 to promote the life, teachings, and […]

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