On the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the New Families, we interviewed Anna Maria and Danilo Zanzucchi, one of the first couples that followed Chiara Lubich. Also the married are called to sanctity.[more]
In Birmingham, focolarini animate an elementary school of the Sikh community. The head of a mosque invites them to present the spirituality of unity.[more]
In Jos, Nigeria, 600 high school students experience, together with their teachers and families, the shared lifestyle of the Focolare Movement, discovering how “God truly exists and is alive.”[more]
From the Ecumenical Centre of Ottmaring, Germany, where the General Council of the Focolare Movement is on retreat, an interview with Maria Voce on the Declaration that was made public on February 21, 2017.[more]
Sixty-five people from 12 different countries came together at Ras Al Khaimah, in the United Arab Emirates, on January 27–28 to bring to life a typical Focolare gathering that features people living the Gospel lifestyle together, young and old alike.[more]
1200 business people, young people and specialists in the Economy of Communion met Pope Francis on the 25th anniversary of the start of the project. He encouraged all present to develop “an economy which gives life, because it is based on sharing, includes the needy and uses profits to create communion”.
Mathare, a slum of 500,000 people in Nairobi, Kenya. Some Focolare families transform the chapel into a school building during the week, helping to change the lives of children and families. Now they have a future!!
We look at this country through the testimony of some members of the Focolare community: their work for refugees and their daily commitment to build a better and more peaceful future.
Easykit is a business making do-it-yourself goods whose profit is shared among the employees, and given to help people who are very poor, both locally and abroad.
Thousands of people are given hospitality in guesthouses along the coast, following the earthquake in central Italy. The Focolare’s Diocesan Movement, which is very active in the Province of Fermo, stands by them in this very difficult moment.[more]
In a country made up mostly of young people, saving money is turned into loans for setting up small manufacturing activities that become the leaven of change, with the encouragement of Pope Francis[more]
A religious of the Daughters of the Immaculate Conception in Buenos Aires, a woman of culture and great educator. Her relationship with Chiara Lubich became the seed of unity among consecrated women of different congregations.[more]