March 08, 2014
Gerona, Tarlac church introduces ‘drive-through’ visit of the Blessed SacramentOne of the architectural features of the diocesan shrine of St. Josemaria Escriva in Tarlac is a window at the back of the Church which allows motorists to view the Blessed Sacrament without leaving their car.
February 15, 2014
Photo Gallery: Diocesan Shrine of St. Josemaria Escriva in TarlacBishop Florentino Cinense of Tarlac declared the Parish Church of St. Josemaria Escriva in Gerona, Tarlac as a Diocesan Shrine on February 14. 2014. The Pontifical Rite of Dedication of the church took place on the same day.
February 24, 2014
Blueprint for a Happy MarriageThree Australians share their memories of Bishop Alvaro del Portillo's fatherly warmth and the encouragement he gave to married couples.
February 13, 2014
February 14thOn February 14th, in 1930 and 1943 respectively, St. Josemaria saw that both women and priests could form part of Opus Dei. Some texts and videos about these two foundational dates.
February 09, 2014
Opus Dei prelate to be beatifiedExcerpt from Josephine Darang's column in the Philippine Daily Inquirer: Opus Dei members from all over the world are expected to gather in Madrid, Spain, on Sept. 27 for the beatification of Bishop Alvaro del Portillo.
February 05, 2014
Confession "Made Easy"Many people in the parish of Our Lady Queen of Peace in Dublin, Ireland, have found this simple and clear graphic guide helpful for going to the sacrament of God's mercy.
February 03, 2014
Pope OKs beatification of bishop who backed Phl projectsBishop Alvaro del Portillo inspired Filipino Catholics to continue running educational and training institutions that prepare the youth who are unable to afford college education for the workforce.
January 15, 2014
New Documentary Film about Fr. Joseph MuzquizA new biographical documentary about Father Joseph Muzquiz, whose cause of canonization was opened in Boston in 2011, will be premiered in upcoming days in several U.S. cities.
January 14, 2014
Alvaro del Portillo daily in Facebook, Twitter and Smartphone appNetizens can now receive daily posts on Alvaro del Portillo’s life story and his pastoral messages through Twitter and Facebook. A smartphone app is also available.
January 09, 2014
Centennial of Dora del Hoyo's BirthTrailer from a new documentary about the life of Dora del Hoyo, who was born on January 11, 1914 and whose cause of canonization was opened in 2012.
December 26, 2013
Pope Francis wishes Benedict XVI a merry ChristmasOn Christmas Eve, Pope Francis went to see the Pope Emeritus to wish him a merry Christmas.
December 22, 2013
I chatted with, had dinner with a saintRene Bas, editor-in-chief of The Manila Times, shares his personal encounters with Bishop Alvaro del Portillo, whom he met in Rome in 1982 and in Hongkong in 1987.
December 19, 2013
Carols with a Story“Child, though I’m only a donkey, how much I love you!” St. Josemaria encouraged people to compose and sing Christmas carols with simple words, to help them pray.
December 12, 2013
The PAREF legacy: Proactive education for a lifetimeThe legacy of PAREF (Parents for Education Foundation), founded on St. Josemaria Escriva's principles of education, has resonated with generations of students in the Philippines.
December 08, 2013
Rome gathering analyzes theological contribution of St. JosemariaIn a recent symposium held at the Pontifical University of the Holy Cross in Rome, St. Josemaria's contribution to theology was discussed by 300 participants from 25 countries.
December 04, 2013
"Remain With Us, Lord"The Saint Josemaria Institute has produced a 35-minute video with personal stories and reflections on the importance of the Holy Mass in our spiritual life. Those taking part include Fr. Robert Barron, well-known theologian.
November 29, 2013
Novena for Immaculate ConceptionWith texts and prayers from Saint Josemaria, a new novena for the nine days leading up to the feast of the Immaculate Conception of Mary on December 8 is available in pdf format.
November 19, 2013
Centenary of Jose Maria Hernandez Garnica's Birth (November 17, 1913)One of the first three priests in Opus Dei, his cause of canonization is now underway. In this brief video, St. Josemaria speaks about visiting him in the hospital shortly before his death in 1972.
November 18, 2013
Responding to help victims of Typhoon “Yolanda” (Haiyan)Parents, teachers and students of PAREF Westbridge School in Iloilo mobilize to distribute relief goods for the victims of super typhoon “Yolanda” (“Haiyan”) in the northern towns of Panay island.
November 13, 2013
"St. Josemaria and Theological Thought"On November 14, a symposium will begin at the Pontifical University of the Holy Cross in Rome on St. Josemaria's contribution to theology, with 300 participants from 25 countries.
March 10, 2014