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3 Short Stories about the Priestly Society of the Holy Cross

Gerona, Hinojosa de Jarque (Teruel) and Santa María de Luneda (Pontevedra) are the starting points for three hitherto unknown testimonies of dedication to others. The historian Santiago Martínez brings us an account of three early members of the Priestly Society of the Holy Cross — founded by Saint Josemaría in 1943 — to which more than 4,000 clerics around the world belong today.

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Working Together: New Video about Cooperators

People around the world talk about what it means to be a cooperator of Opus Dei and how it brings them encouragement in their daily lives.

Cooperators of Opus Dei

"Wherever I Am": Sanctifying Family Life and Daily Work

Ayra, a Cooperator of Opus Dei in Macau, says that she has learned how to better care for her family and remain joyful and at peace in times of difficulty: "Embracing my crosses with a smile makes a difference in me and those around me wherever I am."

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Filipino Bishops celebrate "the Saint of the Ordinary"

Here are excerpts from recent homilies of Filipino bishops on Saint Josemaría's message of holiness in daily work and ordinary life.

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Providing food for families affected by the pandemic

“I felt that I was not essential in addressing the social plight of the community.” - Marianella Mendoza

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VIDEO: Caring for the Elderly in Lockdown

On the occasion of the first World Day of Grandparents and Elderly, July 25, here is a FamilyWatch podcast where Educhild people discuss caring for the elderly in these times of pandemic.

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Caring for those who once cared

On the occasion of World Day for Grandparents and the Elderly, the Sunday closest to the feast of Sts. Joachim and Anne, we recall this 2016 article by Bernadette Agna.

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What is the Priestly Society of the Holy Cross?

Priests from all over the world speak about the Priestly Society of the Holy Cross, an association of clergy intrinsically united to the Prelature of Opus Dei. Its aim is to promote holiness among secular priests through the exercise of their ministry in the service of the Church.

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Assisting the Poorest of the Poor

When COVID-19 struck last year, a university professor mobilized friends to assist the Aeta communities in the nearby mountains.

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Bring the light of Christ to thousands of souls

Homily of Msgr. Carlos Estrada, Regional Vicar of Opus Dei in the Philippines, at the Solemn Mass celebrated on June 26, 2021, feast of St. Josemaria

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