Saint Josemaría Escrivá
"The holiness that Our Lord demands of you is to be achieved by carrying out with love of God your work and your daily duties, and these will almost always consist of small realities.”
SAINT JOSEMARÍA, Founder of Opus Dei

Message of the day

“The Kingdom of God is like a treasure”

I am every day more convinced that happiness in Heaven is for those who know how to be happy on earth. (The Forge, 1005)

(On June 26, the Church celebrates the Feast of Saint Josemaria).

You wrote: ``Simile est regnum caelorum ‑‑ the Kingdom of God is like a treasure|... This passage from the Gospel has taken root in my soul. I had read it so many times before, without grasping its meaning, its divine flavor.'' Yes, everything. The prudent man has to sell everything to obtain the treasure ‑‑ the precious pearl of Glory. (The Forge, 993)

Think how pleasing to Our Lord is the incense burnt in his...