Saint Josemaria Escriva discovered his vocation to the priesthood when he saw the bare footprints of a monk in the snow. He spent most of his life teaching and learning in universities. Saint Josemaria Escriva's lasting impact lies in the foundation of Opus Dei which he devoted to expanding. Today Opus Dei has 80,000 members internationally which is composed of mostly laymen. St. Josemaria Escriva's feast day is June 26th.