Tag: Alvaro del Portillo
Pope Francis encouraged the 15,000 pilgrims in Rome for the beatification of Alvaro del Portillo to go to the new Blessed's intercession for help "to respond generously to God’s call to holiness and apostolate in ordinary life, in the service of the Church and all mankind."
In this interview with EWTN, Bishop Javier Echevarria, the Prelate of Opus Dei, reflects on the life of Alvaro del Portillo, who was beatified in Madrid on Sept. 27.
Pope Francis’ letter to Bishop Javier Echevarría, Prelate of Opus Dei, on the occasion of the beatification of Alvaro del Portillo. Dated June 26, 2014.