At the conclusion of the 2016 WYD we would like to focus on Chiara Lubich’s speech to the youth in Cologne, Germany.“What can we do so we will not lose Jesus whom we have encountered?”.[more]
On their way to the WYD camp for boys and girls aged 17, they had to retrace their steps due to the episodes of violence in Munich (Germany). But they did not allow this to “steal their hopes.”[more]
An education project that benefits women and children and involves the local community[more]
Pope Francis’s video-message to the 30th World Youth Day taking place in Krakow, Poland, on July 25-31. “I am very anxious to meet you!”[more]
Readiness in helping those in need, believing in God’s love even under falling bombs, taking the first step to change the atmosphere in a condominium. A flash view of evangelical life that encourages us to live this month’s Word of Life.[more]
Other people’s needs become our own. At Embu, near Nairobi, everyone becomes a friend.
Can hope dwell in one of the largest slums of Nairobi?
(Italiano) «Anche voi, Comunità e Movimenti cristiani nati in Europa, siete portatori di molteplici carismi, doni di Dio da mettere a disposizione». (Vai al testo)
(Italiano) “I Cristiani sono chiamati a dimostrare il principio fondamentale della Chiesa, che è comunione (koinonia)”. Video in inglese, testo in italiano.
Doctors, nurses and members of the Focolare spent their holidays in three districts of the Amazon region (Óbidos, Pará – Magnificat, Maranhão – Barreirinha, Amazonas) to launch also this year, the Amazon Project.[more]
While Caritas Internationalis has launched a great awareness campaign personally supported by Pope Francis, also 230 Focolare members convened in Al Btar, Syria, to live the Mariapolis experience, after five years. An oasis of peace to start anew. #PeacePossible4Syria[more]
Carmen Hernandez, co-founder with Kiko Argüello of the Neocatechumenal Way, passed away at the age of 85 on 19 July. A deep friendship binds the Focolare Movement to the Way, to which we convey our support and gratitude. Jesús Morán, Co-President of the Focolare Movement will attend the funeral.[more]