MADRID -- The second most important figure in the Opus Dei order was beatified Saturday at an open-air Mass attended by tens of thousands of Catholics that sent Alvaro Del Portillo on a key step toward sainthood and illustrated how the once-secretive order has become more mainstream.
What does OD stand for?
OD stands for Opus Dei (Latin: Work of God)
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We have 31 other meanings of OD in our Acronym Attic
- Operating Division
- Operational Day (scientific experimentation and data recording)
- Operational Downlink
- Operations Directive
- Operations Director
- Operations Division
- Opioid Dependent
- Opportunistic Disease
- Optical Density
- Optical Disk
Samples in periodicals archive:
I had just started to live the plan of life in Opus Dei in earnest, when he died suddenly, just 17 hours after he celebrated Mass at the Cenacle.
This article examines the education of women within the Opus Dei by focusing on the educational model used within the Montefalco (1) School for Women.
Bradley, an American with no Lithuanian roots, has been working with the Catholic organization Opus Dei in Lithuania for many years.
THE SNP's newest Westminster candidate yesterday defended his membership of the radical Opus Dei sect.
Nothing inconsistent so far; but Paola Binetti, a government senator, also happens to be a devout member of Opus Dei and recently admitted that she wears a spiked metal chain (or cilice) around her thigh to recreate the suffering of Christ.
SHADOWY Catholic group Opus Dei has a new CONVERT in its war against The Da Vinci Code - actor Robert De Niro.
CONTROVERSIAL Catholic group Opus Dei has complained to the BBC about crime drama Waking The Dead.