The story from someone that has visited the South American country with a special focus on the very young, their desire for redemption, hope for the future and being the builders of that future.[more]
An Australian couple shares their experience in living their son’s battle with agoraphobia and his fiancée’s drug addiction. Amidst the anguish and uncertainty, there is an unconditional and persevering love which supports them throughout their hospitalisation and treatment.[more]
This is a prayer written by Chiara on the 20th September 1949 after a time of special grace in her life and the life of the Focolare Movement[more]
Conferred on Dr Butalia from Ohio State University for his commitment to peace-building and dialogue. The award spotlights people who are dedicated to building bridges of unity[more]
In Assisi, the 30th Day of Prayer for peace has just ended. The event, called for by Pope John Paul II in 1986, was attended by Pope Francis as a sign of continuity with his predecessors.[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.
As we wait for the umpteenth cease-fire we hear from Maronite Archbishop of Damascus, Samir Nassar who is always close to the Focolare community in Syria. He shares his hopes and concerns.[more]
The Host Spot Project involved 55 young people from 9 countries in Europe and the Middle East, who went to Jordan to get to know refugee families.[more]
Small but constant steps towards giving our typical contribution—unity—where division due to racial tensions pose a continual challenge. The experience of the local Focolare community.[more]