Adriana and Salvatore, married for 35 years and with three children, share some of their personal vicissitudes also as a couple that made them experience “God’s love in a concrete way.»[more]
More than 200 students at the Urbanian University to reflect on the Buddhist and Christian viewpoints on the anthropological effects of the crisis. A hope from the religions.[more]
A young medical doctor in search of something, Enzo Fondi, one of the first focolarini, tells of his first meeting with “that young woman who genuinely personified the message she brought.” That was Chiara Lubich and, for Enzo, there was no other way but to follow that message.[more]
From Egypt to Colombia and Italy. A few flashes of Gospel life that help to put this month’s Word of Life into practice.[more]
As Christmas draws near we offer these throughts from Igino Giordani. He reminds us that first proclamation of the Gospel was a promise of peace[more]
From an answer of Chiara Lubich during a meeting held at the Sports Palace in Florence, 17 September 2000.
“No mediocrity! You must aim high with trust, courage and creativity.” This was the invitation launched by Pope Francis to the inhabitants of Loppiano and to all those who wish to become experts in openness towards others.
A variety of initiatives to promote peace and unity all over the world. This year the launch of United World Week started with a big event in Nairobi, from 25th April to 5th May, linked to the Sharing with Africa project.
“What would you answer to someone who holds that true dialogue among different cultures and religions is not possible?” This was a question addressed to Chiara during a meeting with Muslim friends of the Focolare in 2002.
The report of a young volunteer on her return from an experience in Mumbai in support of one of the Focolare social projects for adolescents and families in difficulty.[more]
Training the educators: with the help of psychologists for adolescents, educators and drawing from the educational methods rooted in the charism of Chiara Lubich, more than 100 children’s guides came together to focus on their roles as educators, and grow in their abilities to help children develop their potentials.[more]
On the International Human Rights Day, the manifesto signed by the UNIRedes organisations promotes action for a more fraternal and more socially united world.[more]