A Double Thanksgiving, Close to the Pope and Saint Josemaría
After his pastoral trips in August to various European countries, Monsignor Fernando Ocáriz celebrated two Masses in the prelatic church of Our Lady of Peace to give thanks for two special anniversaries. Pope Francis sent him a letter on the occasion of the fiftieth anniversary of his ordination as a priest.
In Torreciudad: "God loves us madly"
From August 18 to 21, the Prelate of Opus Dei was in the shrine of Torreciudad, where he celebrated a public Mass and met with several groups of faithful. This was the last of his pastoral trips during July and August, after having traveled to Milan, Switzerland, Austria, Hungary, Croatia and Slovenia.
50th Anniversary of Priestly Ordination of Msgr. Fernando Ocáriz
Monsignor Fernando Ocáriz was ordained a priest on 15 August 1971, the feast of the Assumption. This video captures some scenes from his pastoral activity as Prelate of Opus Dei.