A chain of events in a virtuous circle of giving and receiving
Their awareness that God shows his love through the circumstances of life, even the painful ones, gave the desire to the first focolarine who were in danger of losing their lives beneath the bombs, that they should be buried together in a single tomb with the inscription: “We have believed in love.” This awareness of being loved by God made them able to be ready to give their lives each for the other. This led to the sharing of all their spiritual and material possessions, the sharing of all their aspirations, of their fears, and their dreams.
The communion of goods is frequently put into action by the “Gen”, the youth section of the Focolare Movement. In the current crisis afflicting Naples, and the precarious situation in which many young people live, a group of young people have made courageous choices in order to follow their ideal.