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"Show us you are a mother!"

For the month of May, dedicated to our Lady, we offer an account of Saint Josemaria's pilgrimage to Our Lady of Guadalupe in Mexico, in May 1970.

Opus Dei in South Africa

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The Vicar of Opus Dei for South Africa is Monsignor Anton Borras Cabaces.

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"Greater than you, none but God!"

"How people like to be reminded of their relationship with distinguished figures in literature, in politics, in the army, in the Church!... Sing to the Immaculate Virgin, reminding her: Hail Mary, daughter of God the Father: Hail Mary, Mother of God the Son: Hail Mary, Spouse of God the holy Spirit.... Greater than you, none but God!" (The Way, 496)

In a very natural way we start wanting to speak to the Mother of God, who is also our mother. We want to treat her as someone who is alive. For death has not triumphed over her; she is body and soul in the presence of God the Father, her Son, and the Holy Spirit.

If we want to understand Mary's role in the Christian's life and to feel attracted to her, to be in her company, we don't need to go into the theological theory, even though it is an inexhaustible mystery that she is the Mother...

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