Dora del Hoyo

Before God, no occupation is in itself great or small. Everything gains the value of the Love with which it is done

Documentary of Dora del Hoyo

  Dora del Hoyo, whose Cause for her Canonization was begun in 2012, always sought after happiness, the deepest  happiness that one can find: the happiness of serving others: God, the … Continue reading


Family History: Recipe for Crespillos

Every year, on the feast-day of Mrs Dolores Escrivá, Saint Josemaría’s mother, Dora used to prepare an special dessert: crespillos. It was a simple dessert that Mrs. Escrivá could prepare … Continue reading


Thanks for letting me know so clearly you are always there!

I was looking for an important paper for me, since it wasn’t in the place it should be. I needed it, because it was something related to my company, and … Continue reading

March 17, 2014

Who is Dora?

Who is Dora? Maria Jesus de la Torre tells us that Dora was a faithful daughter of St. Josemaria, who taught her how to make her house a home.

March 13, 2014

Opening an account

I recently moved to Hong Kong. When I went to open a personal bank account, I encountered a lot of problems. One month previously the banking regulations regarding foreign customers … Continue reading

March 13, 2014

Quick and effective

I want to relate two of Dora’s domestic favors, both quick and effective. 1. A pair of pants which I had take to be repaired were misplaced. After looking for … Continue reading

March 10, 2014

Some things border on wishful thinking

 I’m 23 and a college student. In October I left my job at a company where I had been working for the past two years, and decided to enroll in … Continue reading

March 6, 2014

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