Activities of Opus Dei

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Activities of Opus Dei

Opus Dei is like a coach for living the Christian life. How Opus Dei helps you be a better Catholic in your work and daily life.

Decree of Virtues of Montse Grases

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Decree of Virtues of Montse Grases

On the 26th of April this year, the Holy Father decided that Montse's Decree of Virtues should be published and so bring Montse one step closer to...

Squalor to Scholar

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Squalor to Scholar

For Oscar Mwangi Waiyego, the smart young man in academic gown and mortar board, it has been not so much a story of rags to riches, but rather of...

What is Opus Dei?

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What is Opus Dei?

Opus Dei is a Catholic organization with an inspiring idea: that everyone is called to be holy, to serve the Church, and spread the joy of the Gospel,...

Living For Others

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Living For Others

“In a Christian, in a child of God, friendship and charity are one and the same thing. They are a divine light that spreads warmth.” A new article on...

"Suffering Unleashes Love"

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"Suffering Unleashes Love"

For the feast of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross on September 14, here are some excerpts from John Paul II's apostolic letter "Salvifici Doloris" on...

Message of the day

“Fight against that weakness”

You are lukewarm if you carry out lazily and reluctantly those things that have to do with our Lord; if deliberately or 'shrewdly' you look for some way of cutting down your duties; if you think only of yourself and of your comfort; if your conversations are idle and vain; if you do not abhor venial sin; if you act from human motives. (The Way, 331)

Fight against that weakness which makes you lazy and careless in your spiritual life. Remember that it might well be the beginning of lukewarmness... and, in the words of the Scripture, God will vomit the lukewarm out of his mouth. (The Way, 325)

How little Love of God you have when you yield without a fight because it is not a grave sin! (The Way, 328)

How are you going to get out of that state of lukewarmness and lamentable languor if you do not make use of the means? You...

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