The critical-historical edition of Conversations with Msgr. Josemaria Escrivá
The critical-historical edition of Conversations with Msgr. Josemaria Escrivá has just been published in Spanish. It is the third volume of the complete works of Saint Josemaria, edited by Rialp.
In the interviews, the Found of Opus Dei speaks from the maturity of age and his profound human, Christian and priestly experience, about the spiritual features and activity of Opus Dei, expressing his views on various issues concerning the Church and cultural matters.
The authors of the present critical-historical edition provide the reader with the intellectual and historical context necessary to understand these teachings fully.
José Luis Illanes is the director of the St. Josemaría Escrivá Historical Institute Rome, and has a doctorate in Law and in Theology. He has been a professor in Navarre University, in the School of Theology of Northern Spain and in the Pontifical University of the Holy Cross (Rome), and is a member of the Roman Theological Academy as well as other scientific associations.
Alfredo Méndiz has a doctorate in History and is the assistant director of the St. Josemaría Escrivá Historical Institute Rome. He is author of many articles regarding history and Historiography as well as about history of the Church.