Picture of Piazza San Pietro
during the canonization of Saint Josemaría, the October 6, 2002
ATTENDIS SCHOOLS AND OPUS DEI
is a Catholic institution which spreads the message that work and the circumstances of everyday life are occasions for growing closer to God, for serving others, and for improving society. Its founder,
Saint Josemaría Escrivá
, was proclaimed a saint by Pope John Paul II, on October 6, 2002, in Rome.
The Attendis Education Project brings together Saint Josemaría’s
on family, the value of work and concern for others. In accordance with the express wish of families who promoted these schools, Opus Dei offers its spiritual help in several ways: pastoral care, religion classes and the transmission of Catholic doctrine.