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          • No. 46 / January - June 2008  


The Year of St. Paul

Holy See

  The Roman Pontiff
Address prepared by Pope Benedict XVI for the meeting at the La Sapienza University of Rome (January 17, 2008)
Letter to the Diocese of Rome on the urgent task of Education (January 21, 2008)
Address to the participants in the International Congress "Woman and Man, the Human in its Totality," on the 20th Anniversary of Mulieris Dignitatem (February 9, 2008)
Greeting to the students taking part in the UNIV 2008 Congress (March 19, 2008)
Homily at the Easter Vigil (March 22, 2008)
Address to participants in an International Conference of the John Paul II Institute for Studies on Marriage and the Family (April, 5, 2008)
Address to the members of the General Assembly of the United Nations (April 18, 2008)
Homily on the Solemnity of Corpus Christi (May 22, 2008)
Message to Young People at the 49th International Eucharistic Congress, Quebec, Canada (June 21, 2008)
Celebration of the Vespers of the Solemnity of Sts. Peter and Paul at the opening of the Pauline Year (June 28, 2008)
  The Roman Curia
Decree of the Apostolic Penitentiary granting certain indulgences on the occasion of the two thousandth anniversary of St. Paul's birth (May 10, 2008)
Decree of the Apostolic Penitentiary granting certain indulgences to relatives of faithful of Opus Dei and members of the Priestly Society of the Holy Cross (May 14, 2008)
Decree of the Congregation for Divine Worship and the Discipline of the Sacraments for the celebration of the feast of St. Josemaría as a memoria ad libitum in the Diocese of Rome (May 20, 2008)

From the Prelate and the Auxiliary Vicar

Decree of appointment of the Judicial Vicar of the Prelature
Decree of appointment of the Vicar of the Delegation of Uruguay
  Activities of the Prelate
The Netherlands from February 15 to 17
Portugal from March 7 to 9
London from April 11 to 13
Vienna from April 24 to 26
Barcelona from May 15 to 18
Priestly Ordinations
  Pastoral Letters
January 2008
March 2008
June 2008
In the Basilica of Loreto (March 1, 2008)
At the inaugural Mass for the new seat of the Campus Biomedico, Rome, (March 14, 2008)
At the Mass in suffrage of Bishop Alvaro del Portillo, St. Eugene's Basilica, Rome (March 17, 2008)
On Holy Thursday, Prelatic Church of Our Lady of Peace, Rome (March 20, 2008)
At the Easter Vigil, Prelatic Church of Our Lady of Peace, Rome (March 22, 2008)
Blessing of the statue of St. Josemaría in the Church of Our Lady of Montalegre, Barcelona (May 16, 2008)
At the priestly ordination of 36 deacons of the Prelature, St. Eugene's Basilica, (May 24, 2008)
On the Feast of St. Josemaría, St. Eugene's Basilica, Rome (June 26, 2008)
  Articles and Interviews
The inauguration of the St. Josemaría Walkway at Loreto (March 1, 2008)
"The Canonical Configuration of Opus Dei as Foreseen by St. Josemaría," on the occassion of the 25th anniversary of the establishment of the Opus Dei Prelature (March 10, 2008)
Address at the granting of honrary doctorates at the Pontifical University of the Holy Cross (April 9, 2008)
Interview in The Standard, Kenya (April 23, 2008)

About saint Josemaría

Eucharistic celebrations on the Feast of St. Josemaría
Blessing of a plaque dedicated to St. Josemaría in the "Hospital del Rey," Madrid (January 9, 2008)
Dedication of various squares and streets
Photographic displays and other commemorative acts
Learning to Love and other documentaries on St. Josemaría
New Publications
Studia et Documenta: Review of the St. Josemaría Historical Institute


Pontifical Appointments
New Centers of the Prelature
Masses in suffrage for the soul of Don Alvaro
25th Anniversary of the establishment of the Opus Dei Prelature
Interview with Msgr. Fernando Ocáriz, Vicar General of the Prelature, in ZENIT (March 19, 2008)
The Vicariate of Rome concludes the fact-finding phase of the Cause of Canonization of Bishop Alvaro del Portillo (June 26, 2008)
On the anniversary of the death of Professor John Anthony Henry
50th anniversary of Madrid's Tajmar school and of Jara Boys' Club
A book by Bishop Enrique Pelach


Science for Man: Inauguration of the new buildings of the Campus Biomedico (March 14, 2008)
  In Brief
Almaty (Kazakhstan) -- "Young Citizens Initiative"
Ashiya (Japan) -- The legal concept of the person and human life
Asuncion (Paraguay) -- Workshop on human virtues for mothers
Western and Central (Australia) -- Preparing for World Youth Day
Bogotá (Columbia) -- Fourth International Family Conference
Cañete (Peru) -- Condoray: women as the key to their own development
El Bordo (Argentina) -- An initiative of solidarity
Enxomil (Portugal) -- Pastoral conference for priests
Lagos (Nigeria) -- A fashion workshop organized by the Lekki Ladies Club
Manila (Philippines) -- Work camp in Albay
Nairobi (Kenya) -- A United Nations debate in Strathmore
Paris (France) -- "May '68: both heritage and stock-taking"
Rome (Italy) -- International Master's Degree in University Cooperation for Peace and Development
Roraima (Brazil) -- Amajari: volunteer work in the heart of the Amazon
Santiago (Chile) -- The Cardinal Archbishop visits Aconcagua Cultural Center
Sydney (Australia) -- Helping in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Torreciudad (Spain) -- A pilgrimage of Chinese faithful

In Pace

Faithful of Opus Dei and members of the Priestly Society of the Holy Cross who died in the first half of the year 2008

A Study

"The Prelature of Opus Dei's service to the dioceses," by Cardinal Camillo Ruini
Precedent issues
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Josemaría Escrivá - Founder of Opus Dei
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