Opus Dei. Romana BulletinBulletin of the Prelature of the Holy Cross and Opus Dei.

english
| español | français | italiano    
To read the full version of Romana,    
you can subscribe to the print edition    
EditorialFrom the Holy SeePrelateThe founder of Opus DeiBeato ÁlvaroNewsApostolic InitiativesIn PaceStudy
Home - Site Map | Subscriptions - Search E-mail Newsletter


No. 49 • July - December 2009 • Page 318
 
 
 
 •  About saint Josemaría
 

Dedication of the Parish of St. Josemaría in Santa Fe, Mexico

In 2002, Cardinal Norberto Rivera, Archbishop of Mexico City, asked Opus Dei if it could take charge of a new parish in Santa Fe that would be dedicated to St. Josemaría. This district includes both modern Mexico City and an area practically ignored by progress and prosperity.

Following the blessing of the first stone in 2005, the parish community began attending Holy Mass in provisional facilities. Meanwhile a group of parishioners started seeking the necessary resources for the construction of the church.

On July 28th of this year, the Cardinal invited the Prelate of Opus Dei, Bishop Javier Echevarría, to the dedication ceremony for the new parish church. Also participating in the ceremony were Auxiliary Bishop Carlos Briseño of Mexico City, and Archbishop Emilio Carlos Berlie Belaunzaran of Yucatan, together with hundreds of people who attend activities at the parish.

During the ceremony Bishop Echevarría placed a relic of St. Josemaría beneath the altar.



Tools
 Archive
Print this page 
Download Palm version 
Send to a friend 
Useful links
The Vatican
Opus Dei
Writings of the Founder of Opus Dei
Josemaría Escrivá - Founder of Opus Dei
 
 
 
Romana - Bulletin of the Prelature of the Holy Cross and Opus Dei
Address: Viale Bruno Buozzi 73, 00197 Rome | redazione@romana.org
English edition: us@romana.org
© en.romana.org · Aviso legal · Política de privacidad y cookies