Glimpses of Dora
75 years ago, on 14 March 1946, Dora del Hoyo wrote a letter to Saint Josemaría Escrivá asking to be admitted to Opus Dei. She was the first Assistant Numerary. What was Dora like? Two British members remember her.
Nine Days Praying With Dora del Hoyo
This novena offers nine prayers to help us talk to God about what makes us happy, worries us or upsets us, in the light of different features that shone forth in the life of Dora del Hoyo, whose cause of canonization has been opened.
Job-searching can be one of the most challenging periods of one's professional life. Here's how Dora's intercession helped one person find work then he needed it.
Dora looks after my mother
My mother has no short-term memory, so if she loses something, it can be very difficult to find it. Unless we pray to Dora...
Dora, always in my way
We have so many reasons to thank Dora! Many things have happened to me and my family and friends, thanks to Dora's intercession. I ask pardon for taking so long to record it all...
A 90th Birthday Celebrated in Heaven
Dora del Hoyo died on January 10, 2004, just a day before turning 90 years old. Here are some examples of people who have received favors through her intercession.
A wife for my son
I prayed the prayer card asking Dora to intercede so that my oldest son, who lives in the United States, would meet a nice girl.
All Favors Big and Small
I would like to thank Dora because she always helps me when I ask her for things while I'm working...