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

Message of the day

“To know oneself to be nothing before God”

It is a great thing to know oneself to be nothing before God, because that is how things are. (Furrow, 260)

St John tells us that the other enemy is the lust of the eyes, a deep‑seated avariciousness that leads us to appreciate only what we can touch. Such eyes are glued to earthly things and, consequently, they are blind to supernatural realities. We can, then, use this expression of sacred Scripture to indicate that disordered desire for material things ...