Tag: Suffering

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Suffering, a Caress from God

Suffering, a Caress from God

St Josemaria recalls the story behind no. 208 in The Way: "Blessed be suffering..." He explains that suffering is not evil but a caress from God.

Suffering and Sickness

Suffering and Sickness

In a get-together in southern Spain in 1993, Bishop Alvaro del Portillo speaks abut the meaning of suffering and illness, which are a true "vocation to the Cross."

Documentation
How can we endure suffering with joy?

How can we endure suffering with joy?

Rodolfo and Lucia suffered the loss of their small son. How can people see God’s hand in events like that? St Josemaria replies to someone in a similar situation, who asked him how to bear suffering with joy.

Testimonies
A Christian Family

A Christian Family

St Josemaria often recalled with gratitude how his parents introduced him step by step to the Christian way of life