23 January 2017: Monsignor Ocáriz, Prelate of Opus Dei

Monsignor Fernando Ocáriz was elected as Prelate of Opus Dei four years ago, on 23 January 2017. With some words of his from 23 January 2020.

“May we rely more on you, Lord, and less on our own strength. And when we experience our own weakness, help us to be happy, knowing that you have chosen us with this weakness, because you love us.” (Homily, 23 January 2020)

“The Work belongs to everyone. Therefore, when you pray for the Father, whoever he may be, realize that you are praying for something that is very much your own.” (Rome, 23 January 2020)

Pope Francis Names Monsignor Fernando Ocáriz Prelate of Opus Dei

Prelate's Homily at First Mass in Prelatic Church

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