Pope Francis' Trip to Armenia

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Pope Francis' Trip to Armenia

From June 24-26, Pope Francis made an apostolic visit to Armenia, which in 301 AD became "the first nation to embrace Christ's gospel," thanks to the...

Interview with Msgr. Fernando Ocariz

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Interview with Msgr. Fernando Ocariz

Monsignor Fernando Ocariz, the first Assistant Vicar in the history of Opus Dei, welcomed me into his home at the Opus Dei headquarters in Rome. We...

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“The noble love between a man and a woman”

You should be full of wonder at the goodness of our Father God. Are you not filled with joy to know that your home, your family, your country, which you love so much, are the raw material which you must sanctify? (The Forge, 689)

And now, my sons and daughters, let me consider for a moment, another aspect of everyday life which is particularly dear to me. I refer to human love, to the noble love between a man and a woman, to courtship and marriage. I want to say once again that this holy human love is not something merely to be permitted or tolerated alongside the true activities of the spirit, as might be insinuated by false spiritualism to which I alluded previously. I have been preaching just the contrary, in...

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