Around a hundred scholars coming from 25 countries, from the three monotheistic religions, to make an in-depth study together on the dignity and the role of the woman in building peace.[more]
In view of the upcoming visit by Pope Francis to the European Parliament, we publish an article by Igino Giordani, written in 1972, which highlights Christianity’s spiritual influence on the process of unification of the continent.[more]
Extracts of the personal history of the new co-president of the Focolare. Hopes and challenges of the Movement today and his invitation to be as radical as ever in living out the charism of unity.[more]
President of the People’s Party and Deputy Prime Minister of the Czech Republic in the years after the Velvet Revolution. On the 15th anniversary of his death we remember him as an untiring champion of dialogue in favour of national unity.[more]
Together for spiritual and human growth in personal, social and family life. A meeting promoted by the Focolare Movement and by the Islamic Community of Sicily (Italy).[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.
A nurse working in geriatrics shares her experiences with patients who have lost the sense of meaning in their lives[more]
300 delegates expected from over a hundred world organisations. Promoted by the Pontifical Council for the Laity, the meeting to be held in Rome from 20 to 22 November will focus on the theme: “The Joy of the Gospel: Missionary Joy.”[more]
In some schools in Latina (Central Italy), a creative workshop guided 5th and 8th grade students in learning about their emotions: it was part of anti-bullying campaign called “Let’s unBully ourselves”.[more]