Dedication of Josemaría Escrivá Plaza in Quito
May 17 saw the official dedication of a plaza in Quito, Ecuador,that will bear the name of the Founder of Opus Dei. A monument has also been erected there which commemorates Blessed Josemaria’s visit to that city in August of 1974. This public initiative is an act of gratitude for his love for that country, where many social and educational initiatives have been started by faithful of the Prelature and their friends.
Romana, No. 30, January-June 2000, p. 0.