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"Pray for the gift of unity"

Homily of Monsignor Fernando Ocariz, Chancellor of the Pontifical University of the Holy Cross, at the inaugural Mass for the 2021-2022 Academic Year. He highlights the “yearning for unity in the Church” reflected in the texts of the Mass for Pentecost.

From the Prelate

Monsignor Mariano Fazio in Lebanon

The Auxiliary Vicar of the Prelature traveled to Lebanon from the 9th to the 14th of September, sent by Monsignor Fernando Ocariz to express his closeness during the difficult period the country is going through.

Recent News

A Double Thanksgiving, Close to the Pope and Saint Josemaría

After his pastoral trips in August to various European countries, Monsignor Fernando Ocáriz celebrated two Masses in the prelatic church of Our Lady of Peace to give thanks for two special anniversaries. Pope Francis sent him a letter on the occasion of the fiftieth anniversary of his ordination as a priest.

From the Church and the Pope

Letter from the Prelate (20 September 2021)

The Prelate of Opus Dei encourages us to strengthen our union with Our Lord through the Cross.

Pastoral Letters and Messages

"In the Light of the Gospel"

A recent book by the Prelate of Opus Dei aims "to help people to pray and invite them to enter into more direct contact with Jesus Christ, who is the light of our lives."

From the Prelate

In Torreciudad: "God loves us madly"

From August 18 to 21, the Prelate of Opus Dei was in the shrine of Torreciudad, where he celebrated a public Mass and met with several groups of faithful. This was the last of his pastoral trips during July and August, after having traveled to Milan, Switzerland, Austria, Hungary, Croatia and Slovenia.

From the Prelate

Homily of the Prelate in Torreciudad

Homily given by Monsignor Fernando Ocáriz on August 20 in the shrine of Torreciudad. He celebrated the 50th anniversary of his priestly ordination on August 15, 2021.

Publications, Interviews, and Other Messages

Mass of the Prelate of Opus Dei in Torreciudad

A video recording of the Mass celebrated by Monsignor Fernando Ocáriz in the shrine of Torreciudad, on Friday August 20.

From the Prelate

50th Anniversary of Priestly Ordination of Msgr. Fernando Ocáriz

Monsignor Fernando Ocáriz was ordained a priest on 15 August 1971, the feast of the Assumption. This video captures some scenes from his pastoral activity as Prelate of Opus Dei.

From the Prelate

​In Milan: “First comes our relationship with Christ and concern for others”

The Prelate of Opus Dei was in Milan, Italy, on August 6 and 7. On the 8th, after celebrating Mass, he continued on to Spain, after having been in Switzerland, Austria, Hungary, Croatia and Slovenia.

From the Prelate