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Communion between ecclesial movements and new communities is something new in the history of the Church, but it has spread rapidly in all parts of the world.

History: Pentecost ’98

Pentecoste'98, Piazza S.PietroOn the 30th of May 1998, the Vigil of Pentecost, John Paul II invited the Movements and new Communities to Rome where they gathered in Saint Peter’s Square to give a united testimony. It was an historic event that brought together the members and founders of movements. These movements are the fruit of a particular charism, given by the Holy Spirit, to the Church and to humankind in response to the needs of our time.  

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Daily Life
Priests at the service of humanity
Thursday, August 28, 2014
A new generation of priests aged 18 to 40 set an appointment in Loppiano from 19 to 22 August. “Net-Working – the Church’s Touchbase.” Parishes: a “network community” open to new suburban frontiers.
Pope Francis in South Korea
Tuesday, August 19, 2014 |
Over the past few days we have been flooded with news and photos of the Pope's arrival in South Korea, on the anniversary of the visit of a Pope. We publish a few excerpts from the travel log of someone who has been following the Pope's journey.
Klaus Hemmerle. The Priest Today (4)
Sunday, August 17, 2014
The priest’s place and significance in today’s Church. Final section of an address delivered by Klaus Hemmerle, late bishop of Aachen, Germany, at an international convention for priests, religious and seminarians, at the Vatican on April 30, 1982.