“Mariapolis Ginetta”, the birthplace of the Economy of Communion, is situated near Vargem Grande Paulista, 47 km from San Paolo. About 200 people live there and it has several on-going social projects (Bairro do Carmo and Jardim Margarida) and the first ‘Economy of Communion’ Business Park.
Two months after being nominated a member of the Pontifical Council for the Laity, we interview Genevieve Sanze, Focolarina, and African representative on the International Commission of the Economy of Communion.
Exchange of experiences among members of the Movement for Unity in Politics (MUP) during a national meeting attended by Focolare president, Maria Voce and co-president Giancarlo Faletti at Mariapolis Gianetta near Sao Paulo, Brazil (April 11, 2014).
Easter wishes from the Focolare president as she and Giancarlo Faletti visit Brazil.
In anticipation of the film about the major event which involved 25 thousand students in 200 schools worldwide, here are some video clips showing the actions for peace in several countries. Enjoy!
Twenty years after the Rwandan war, the country discovers a way to reunite the people: through the “I am Rwandese” campaign launched by the government and a burial site for victims in the national cemetery. The story of Pina is a sign of peace.