Opus Dei Archive

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Focus: Meet the real Opus Dei

Each Saturday evening, in the privacy of his modest bedroom in north London, he removes his shirt and reaches for a five-tailed whip. Quietly intoning a recitation, he starts to scourge his back. The cords bite painfully into his flesh, …

Opus Dei members: Da Vinci distorted

Conservative Catholic group defending itself as controversy swirls They get together once a week in a large South Orange house where members say they talk about religion and the virtues of obedience, chastity and compassion. They say there is nothing …

The People Of Opus Dei

April 15, 2006(CBS) No matter how hectic Elizabeth Heil’s day gets, the graduate student sets one priority above all others. “My vocation in life is to be a good roman catholic – my specific vocation given to me within the …

Opus Dei tackles image problem

NEW YORK: Portrayed in the best-selling novel The Da Vinci Code as a secretive cult willing to murder to defend a fictional 2000-year-old Catholic cover-up, Opus Dei is promoting its softer side before the movie of the book arrives in …