On the occasion of the 10th anniversary of the death of Chiara Lubich (14 March 2008-14 March 2018), the Focolare communities worldwide are preparing to celebrate it by renewing the commitment to inculcate the “charism of unity” in society.[more]
We publish summary of the New City’s interview with Robert Chelhod, a native of Aleppo, Syria, and local coordinator of the AMU projects. His hopes for the rebirth of his country.[more]
The testimony of Miriam: Assisted with her studies at a community centre run by the Focolare, she decided to return the favour by helping others, especially children who are going through problems.[more]
On the 10th anniversary (2008-2018) of the death of Focolare’s founder, the Movement is highlighting the contribution made by the charism of unity in the field of social responsibility.[more]
In 2018, Palermo, city of Sicily, is the “Italian capital for culture.” The celebration programme also includes the commemoration of the 20th year of the honorary citizenship that the city awarded to Chiara Lubich.[more]
A teacher and ex- national hockey player, together with the Focolare community in Mumbai to which she belongs, gathers families and young people giving them the hope of a better future.
From Chiara Lubich’s talk on the 20th anniversary of the Gen Movement at Castel Gandolfo, 2nd February 1987.
Study camps and workshops were held over a three-month period by young people of the Focolare Movement in various parts of the world during which they devoted space and time to contribute to the transformation of their own cities.
Forgiveness and dialogue, genuine ‘weapons’ for unity in the country.
Video of Chiara Lubich’s message to all those who were in Nairobi on the occasion of the laying of the foundation stone of the newly created little town dedicated to Piero Pasolini. He was a focolarino and a scientist who designed and built much of the infrastructure at Fontem in Cameroon. It was a historical event for the Focolare Movement in Africa.[more]
A new year’s resolution that Chiara Lubich suggested in a global conference call on 22nd December 1988, was to gather up all the extra things that have piled up in our homes and give them to those in need.[more]
In order to come into the world, God chose a family. This would be enough to understand the irreplaceable nature of the social microcosm that has as an unattainable model the Family of Nazareth. From a talk by Chiara Lubich we can perceive a light for each of its components.[more]
Ten years after the death of the Focolare foundress, the Chiara Lubich Centre and Città Nuova promote a systematic collection of her writings, many of which unpublished. The first volume, titled Words of Life, was released yesterday in Rome, Italy[more]