Dora del Hoyo's Life

Dora del Hoyo's Life

This documentary video offers a summary of Dora del Hoyo's life, along with personal testimonies from those who lived and worked with her. Dora's Cause of Canonization opened in 2012.

Time For Others

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Time For Others

"Diligence is a virtue that especially characterized Dora," recalls Ma. Carmen Cominges, "She really knew how to maximize her time. It was typical to...

Trailer: A Life of Service

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Trailer: A Life of Service

A trailer for the documentary of Dora del Hoyo presented by Betafilms, which offers a summary of her life, and personal testimonies from those who...

"Chicken biryani, thanks to Dora"

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"Chicken biryani, thanks to Dora"

Dora del Hoyo's example is an inspiration for the young people working in the Jahazi Conference Centre in Mombasa, Kenya. The first phase of Dora's...

Dora del Hoyo: Newsletter N°1

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Dora del Hoyo: Newsletter N°1

The first issue of the newsletter about the Servant of God Dora del Hoyo is now in print and available for download. Its title is "Dora del Hoyo: A...

How Dora del Hoyo Helps Me

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How Dora del Hoyo Helps Me

People who knew Dora and who worked alongside her talk about how they habitually pray to her intercession.

The Happiest Woman in the World

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The Happiest Woman in the World

“Dora once said that she thought she was the happiest woman in the world,” remembers Ezia Mucciarelli, who worked with Dora for 25 years, from August...

Dora, Pumpkins, and Angel Hair

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Dora, Pumpkins, and Angel Hair

Isabel Garcia Martin knew Dora and worked with her from 1991 until Dora's passing on January 10, 2004. “In life we get to know a lot of people, and...

Biography of Dora del Hoyo

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Biography of Dora del Hoyo

Dora del Hoyo Alonso was born in Boca de Huergano (Leon, Spain) on January 11, 1914. She was the first numerary assistant in Opus Dei.

Dora del Hoyo’s Cause Advances

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Dora del Hoyo’s Cause Advances

On October 24 in Rome, at the closing of the first phase of the Servant of God's cause of canonization, Bishop Javier Echevarria summed up her life...

One Like Us on the Way to Sainthood

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One Like Us on the Way to Sainthood

I met Dora in 1995, when domestic work was far from my life and even farther from my mind. Dora and I happened to coincide on two occasions in...

The World's Happiness Begins at Home

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The World's Happiness Begins at Home

For a ceremony held in Boca de Huergano to mark the centenary of Dora del Hoyo’s birth, the Prelate of Opus Dei sent a message and Pope Francis sent...

A Person Close to Others

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A Person Close to Others

Reactions from people who knew Dora personally, or who know of her life from other channels... all of them agree on one thing: Dora was somebody who...

Dora and the Dignity of Work

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Dora and the Dignity of Work

"Daily work has the same dignity whether you are a neuro-surgeon or the lady dedicated to ironing clothes at home," writes Álvaro Sarmiento on the...

Dora and the Sanctification of Work

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Dora and the Sanctification of Work

A new video with testimonies from people who worked with Dora, and who talk about how she sought to find God in every task that she did, inspiring...