Part 1 - Loving the world: the basis and context of Escrivá’s Christian materialism

Description: This session will provide a critical overview of spiritual dualism in the Church and how St Josemaria’s approach implied a radical return to early Christianity where the universal call to holiness was widely recognised.

a. Theological context: valuing ordinary life in Christianity.
b. Critical reading of the Navarre Homily.

Reading in advance: Navarre Homily – Passionately Loving the World (