Who is Encarnita Ortega?

Biography

Encarnita Ortega was born in 1920 in Galicia (Spain). At age 20, she met Saint Josemaría and discovered her vocation to Opus Dei: from that ...

Recent eBooks

  • Free eBook: Apostolic Exhortation “Christus vivit”
  • Free eBook: “New Mediterraneans”
  • eBook: "The Time of God's Presence"
  • eBook: “Summaries of Catholic Teaching”

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Message of the day

“The Lord comes to our aid and raises us up”

You must never treat anyone unmercifully. If you think someone is not worthy of your mercy, you should realize that you don't deserve mercy either. You do not deserve to have been created, or to be a Christian, or to be a son of God, or to have the family you have... (The Forge, 145)

Many other scenes of the Gospel have also made a deep impact on us, such as his forgiveness of the adulterous woman, the parable of the prodigal son, that of the lost sheep, that of the pardoned debtor, the resurrection of the son of the widow at Naim [1]. How many reasons based on justice could Christ have found to ...