Number of articles: 483

News of the Cause of Bishop Alvaro

On July 5, 2013, Pope Francis signed the decree recognizing the miracle attributed to the intercession of Alvaro del Portillo, which opens the way to his beatification.


Toni’s Life

Toni Zweifel was born on February 15, 1938 in Verona, Italy. His mother Antonia was Italian and his father, Giusto Zweifel, was a Swiss textile manufacturer. He was baptized on February 26.

Life and Stories

Favors Received from prayers to Toni Zweifel

Seeking the intercession of men and women who have died with a reputation for holiness is a common practice in the Catholic Church. Examples of favors received through the intercession of Toni Zweifel follow.


Prayer for Toni's intercession

Prayer for private devotion

Toni Zweifel

Prayer for Montse's intercession

Prayer for private devotion.

Montse Grases

Biography of Isidoro Zorzano

Isidoro Zorzano was born in Buenos Aires on September 13, 1902. He died with a reputation for holiness on July 15, 1943.


Montse: With the Strength of Youth

Montse Grases was a girl who sensed God's call right from her youth, to serve Him in ordinary life. She spread to her friends and relatives the peace that comes from being close to God, while bearing a painful illness that eventually led to her death.

Life and Stories

Prayer for Isidoro's intercession

Prayer for private devotion.

Isidoro Zorzano

Genuine school of love

Bishop Alvaro del Portillo's commentary on the Pope's letter to families.

Álvaro del Portillo

Light, salt, and leaven

"The Christian's task is similar to that of Christ's first disciples: to pass on the Good News by example and word." An article by Bishop del Portillo published in Issue XXVII of Catholic Familyland, 1998.

Álvaro del Portillo