Books written by St Josemaria

The Way

The Way

Read these counsels slowly. Pause to meditate on these...

Furrow

Furrow

In a note to a 1950 edition of The Way, Saint Josemaría...

The Forge

The Forge

This book, a compilation of spiritual annotations of...

Holy Rosary

Holy Rosary

One December morning in 1931, Fr. Josemaría dashed off this...

Message of the day

“Teach me, teach us all, how to treat your Son”

If you don't keep in touch with Christ in prayer and in the Bread, how can you make him known to others? (The Way, 105)

Try to give thanks to Jesus in the Eucharist by singing the praises of Our Lady, the Virgin most pure, without stain, who brought forth the Lord into this world. And, with childlike daring, say to Jesus: My dearest Love, blessed be the Mother who brought you into this world! I assure you it will please him, and he will put even greater love in your soul. (The Forge, 70)

Seek God in the depths of your pure, clean heart; in the depths of your soul when you are faithful to him. And never...

Saint Josemaría Escrivá
"Your work must become a personal prayer, must become a real conversation with Our Father in heaven.”
SAINT JOSEMARÍA, Founder of Opus Dei