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.
Priestly Society of the Holy Cross
On 14 February 1943, Saint Josemaria found the solution he was seeking for priests to form part of Opus Dei.
Letter from the Prelate (12 August 2022)
On the occasion of the renewal of the consecration of the Work on August 15th to the Most Sweet Heart of Mary, the Prelate of Opus Dei invites us to keep alive our desires for holiness and apostolate, expressed in a daily, joyful and hope-filled fidelity.
Pdf: Letter from the Prelate (12 August 2022)
My dear children: may Jesus watch over my daughters and sons for me!
As we do every year, on August 15th, the Solemnity of the Assumption of Our Lady, we will renew the consecration of the Work to the Most Sweet Heart of Mary, which our Father made in Loreto in 1951.
Following Saint Josemaría’s example, let us keep very much alive …
"God calls us through what happens during our day: through the suffering and happiness of the people we live with, through the human interests of our colleagues and the things that make up our family life.”