Sunday, June 18th is the solemnity of the Body and Blood of Christ, a feast instituted by Pope Urban IV in 1264 which celebrates the Real Presence of Christ in the Eucharist. We offer some thoughts of theologian, philosopher and once bishop of Aachen, Germany, Klaus Hemmerle (1929-1994).[more]
An Brazilian seminarian’s recount of his journey to the suffering African country of Rwanda where he visited other seminarians who, like him, want to live the spirituality of unity.[more]
Liliana is Catholic while Hani is Coptic-Orthodox. The challenge of a mixed marriage – as recounted in a recent ecumenical meeting held by the Focolare Movement in Rome – was instrumental in bringing their respective churches together.[more]
Appeal to the Muslims of Europe from Dr Mustafa Ceric, Grand Mufti Emeritus of Bosnia Herzogovina, Honorary President of the Conference of Religions for Peace.[more]
A couple with four children try to juggle work, health issues and financial difficulties. Mutual love and trust in God is what carries them through.[more]
Fifty years ago, on 13 June 1967, the first meeting between the founder of the Focolare Movement and Ecumenical Patriarch Athenagoras I took place in Istanbul. It became a bridge of unity between this outstanding religious figure and Pope Paul VI.
In Perth, the most isolated city on earth, young people and families from a local community connect with migrant families and their needs.
200 members of major religions from 13 Asian countries met for a unique experience of dialogue and sharing at the School of Oriental Religions in Tagaytay.
Régine, herself an immigrant from the Democratic Republic of Congo, goes beyond her personal drama and transforms her suffering into ideas and projects for others in need.
To mark the 50th anniversary of the historic meeting between Athenagoras I and Chiara Lubich, we publish a message given by His Eminence Metropolitan Gennadios Zervos, Archbishop of Italy and Malta of the Ecumenical Patriarchate. He closely followed the relationship between these two protagonists.[more]
Disability, education, social inclusion: the great challenges of Sportmeet. Sports lived as an opportunity, and as a synonym to encounters.[more]
The Youth for a United World website went online a few hours ago. Read all about it![more]