"For me, in the hierarchy of love, the Pope comes right after the Most Holy Trinity and our Mother the Virgin"
Blessed Pope John XXIII with St Josemaria and Alvaro del Portillo
The Way, St. Josemaria: “Thank you, my God, for placing in my heart such love for the Pope.”
After an audience with Pope Paul VI
"Everyday you must grow in loyalty towards the Church, the Pope and the Holy See... with a love that should be always more theological." St. Josemaria Furrow, 353