Blessed Josemaria’s works, new printings
To commemorate the centennial of Blessed Josemaria’s birth, a Mexican publisher has issued a new printing of 100,000 copies of The Way. MiNos Publishers has printed two equal runs of paperbacks in two handy sizes and reduced prices. One will sell for around $2.50; the other, smaller size, is available for less than $2.00.
In Colombia, The Way has been reissued for the sixth time, in a pressrun of 30,000 copies. The Costa Rican publishing house Promotora de Ediciones has also published the book for the first time in that nation.
Spring Publications Ltd. of Hong Kong has brought out the first translation into Chinese (traditional ideograms) of Furrow. Its title is Laih Hahn.
With the title Vhen, Cesta Publishers in Brno, Czech Republic, has brought out the first Czech edition of The Forge. 2,000 copies have been published.
A book of Blessed Josemaria Escriva’s homilies translated into Arabic has been published in Beirut, Lebanon. Two thousand copies were printed. The five homilies included are “Marriage: a Christian Vocation”; “The Epiphany of our Lord”; “In Joseph’s Workshop”; “The Eucharist, Mystery of Faith and Love”; and “On the Feast of Corpus Christi.”
Romana, No. 32, January-June 2001, pag. 73.