Priestly Ordinations: “God always promises the future”
Cardinal Antonio Cañizares, Archbishop of Valencia (Spain), ordained the new priests. In his homily, he told them, “Do not forget it: the good shepherd is the one who, like Christ, always thinks of the good of souls rather than his own personal interests. For this reason, he is capable of the greatest sacrifices, because he knows how to love.”
The prelate of Opus Dei, Monsignor Fernando Ocáriz, participated in the ceremony from the presbytery. A great number of relatives and friends of the new priests were in attendance.
“Only love,” Bishop Cañizares said, “can give meaning to a life of dedication: a