October Word of Life

‘I am the bread of life. Whoever comes to me will never be hungry, and whoever believes in me will never be thirsty’ (Jn 6:35).

Loppiano celebrates its 50th

The official opening of the 50th anniversary of Loppiano will take place on Saturday, 4th October 2014.

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The blessing of a long life
Tuesday, September 30, 2014
<> on June 15, 2014 in Rome, Italy.

The 1st International Meeting of the elderly with the Pope: “we will remain as living trees, that even in old age will not stop bearing fruit”.

The 2014 Assembly concludes
Monday, September 29, 2014

A live Internet link up with the members of the Focolare Movement around the world concludes the Assembly of the Focolare. Contemplate, go out, educate – keywords with which to set out again.

Old age: a hidden beauty
Sunday, September 28, 2014

In many societies it has become a taboo to grow old, as if it were a disease to avoid. In Chiara Lubich’s view of old age we rediscover the fascinating and innate wisdom acquired over the years.

Contemplate, go out and educate: Pope Francis’ words to the Focolare
Friday, September 26, 2014 |
MariaVoce con Papa Francesco-a

September 26, 500 participants of the General Assembly, led by Maria Voce and Jesús Morán, were received in audience by Pope Francis.

Family, an endless resource
Thursday, September 25, 2014

In view of the nearing Synod, Caritas internationalis and the Pontificate Council for Families is promoting the seminar “The Family, a resource to overcome the crisis.” It is the story of Elisa and Gino Ferraro, promoters of a foundation that supports children in need.

An interview with Maria Voce and Jesús Morán
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 |

In conversation with the President and Co-President of the Focolare Movement. What has the charism of unity to say today when faced with war, crisis in the family and in values, how does it respond to the appeals of Pope Francis?