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St. Josemaría Escrivá is the Saint of the Ordinary

Franco OrigliaThe tapestry of St. Josemaría Escrivá de Balaguer is displayed on a balcony display overlooking the altar in St. Peter’s Square during his canonization ceremony on Oct. 6, 2002. More than 200,000 faithful attended the ceremony, which was presided over by Pope St. John Paul II.

On June 26, we celebrate 20 years of St. Josemaría Escrivá’s sainthood.