Message of the day

“You are salt, apostolic soul”

You are salt, apostolic soul. 'Salt is a useful thing', we read in the holy Gospel; but if the salt loses its taste, it is good for nothing, neither for the land nor for the manure heap; it is thrown out as useless. You are salt, apostolic soul. But if you lose your taste... (The Way, 921)

We Catholics have to go through life being apostles, with God's light and God's salt. We should have no fear, and we should be quite natural; but with so deep an interior life and such close union with Our Lord that we may shine out, preserving ourselves from corruption and from darkness, and spread around us the fruits of serenity and the effectiveness of Christian doctrine. (The Forge, 969)

In times of general confusion it may seem as though God is not listening to your pleading with...

Saint Josemaría Escrivá
"Either we learn to find our Lord in ordinary, everyday life, or else we shall never find Him.”
SAINT JOSEMARÍA, Founder of Opus Dei