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Selected Articles

Fabio De Miguel “McNamara”

Category: Interviews Wednesday, 30 April 2014

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Fabio de Miguel, better known by his stage name, Fabio McNamara, was one of the initiators of the “Movida Madrileña” in the 80s.  His influence in this movement was such that, years later, Pedro Almodóvar himself would comment: “We learned everything from Fabio.”  This is his testimony, taken from the Spanish version of the program “Changing Tracks”, produced by H.M. Television.  It is also available on the internet at eukmamie.org.

From Madrid nightlife to serving God


John Paul II - Part 3

Category: Saints Wednesday, 30 April 2014

jp2 main"In life and in death Totus Tuus in Mary Immaculate."

He defended both human rights and divine rights, with his powerful words, showing himself to be courageous and daring, using the strength of reason and assuming the risks of speaking out in this manner...

By Sr. Beatriz Liaño S.H.M.


Bishop Álvaro del Portillo

Category: Saints Wednesday, 30 April 2014

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This past July 5th, in an audience with Cardinal Angelo Amato, S.D.B., Prefect of the Congregation for the Causes of Saints, Pope Francis authorized the promulgation of the decree concerning the miracle attributed to the intercession of Venerable Alvaro del Portillo y Diez de Sollano, Prelate of the Personal Prelature of the Holy Cross and Opus Dei.

By Sr. Mª Luisa Belmonte S.H.M.


Giulia Gabrieli

Category: Testimonies Wednesday, 30 April 2014

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Giulia Gabrieli passed away at a young age on August 19, 2011, while the Way of the Cross for young people at World Youth Day in Madrid was coming to an end. At the age of 12, she was diagnosed with sarcoma following a visit to the hospital for a swollen left hand. She would pass away two years later, leaving behind a remarkable legacy. 

By Sr. Mari Carmen Checa, S.H.M.


John Paul II - Part 2

Category: Saints Friday, 28 February 2014

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“Un sacerdote, ¿cómo puede realizar plenamente esta vocación? El secreto, queridos sacerdotes, lo conocéis bien: es confiar en el apoyo divino y tender constantemente a la santidad”.

By Sr. Beatriz Liaño S.H.M.


Elena de la Peña

Category: Interviews Friday, 28 February 2014

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Elena de la Peña is a family doctor working in urgent care and primary attention in Madrid. She has had the opportunity to travel to Ecuador with the Home of the Mother on two occasions.

"My life changed at that moment. I realized that I needed to change certain things and I started taking things seriously."


Blessed Mary Ever Virgin

Category: Spiritual Life Friday, 28 February 2014

virgenThe solemn dogmatic definition of the PERPETUAL VIRGINITY OF THE MOTHER OF GOD was made in the Lateran Council...

Every day of the year Catholics confess the perpetual virginity of the Blessed Virgin Mary at the beginning of Mass: “Confiteor Deo omnipotenti, beatæ Mariæ semper Virgini “ ...

By Sr. Elena Braghin, S.H.M.


Blessed Stephen Sándor

Category: Saints Friday, 28 February 2014

sandor1Apostle to the youth

He admirably resembled the Lord in his love for souls, especially those of young people.

By Sr. Zdenka Turkova, S.H.M.


John Paul II - Part 1

Category: Saints Monday, 30 December 2013

JP afeitandoSo, how was he different from others?

How did he confront the obstacles he encountered in his life?

By Sr. Beatriz Liaño, S.H.M.


The apostolate of the laity

Category: Spiritual Life Monday, 30 December 2013

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"The laity should direct all created realities toward God, consecrating the world from within."

By Fr. Félix López, S.H.M.