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Would you display your rosary on the bus? (CNS)

Little acts of public piety make me feel self-conscious. Am I just being English?

Javier Echevarria November 2009

Pope Francis has expressed condolences to Opus Dei members following the death of Bishop Javier Echevarria

Bishop Javier Echevarría, right, with Mgr Fernando Ocariz in 2006 (AP)

Opus Dei leader dies aged 84

Bishop Javier Echevarría had been personally chosen as Prelate by Opus Dei’s founder St Josemaría Escrivá

Bishop Álvaro del Portillo: a shy man with a lion's strength                        (CNS)

The Blessed who gave Hans Küng a big hug

A disarming figure who overcame a youthful aversion to public speaking is about to be beatified

Fr Josemaría Escrivá, played by Charlie Cox, in the movie There Be Dragons (CNS photo/Motive)

Should we always encourage people to convert or can there be good reasons not to cross the Tiber?

The director Roland Joffé travelled to Rome to present his film on St Josemaria Escriva at the North American College

Pope Benedict XVI looks at a gift of a gold and ivory thurible, given to him by Lebanese president Michel Suleiman yesterday (AP Photo/Danilo Schiavella, pool)

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A daily guide to what’s happening in the Catholic Church

Film tells story of a journalist investigating the link between his father and St Josemaria Escrivá

US Congressman Anh "Joseph" Cao (AP Photo/Cheryl Gerber)

Morning Catholic must-reads: 02/11/10

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Roland Joffé directs There Be Dragons, based on the life of St Josemaría Escriva