The first issue of a newsletter dedicated to dialogue, which the Focolare Movement has promoted in various areas of culture, has just come out. It features news, facts, meetings and projects, all from the perspective of unity.[more]
A proposal to comprehend the continental unity project, today challenged by complex scenarios. This was the aim of the course “Europe of the Cities and Citizens” promoted by Sophia.[more]
In the outskirts of Mexico City, the Focolare community works in an environment of extreme poverty, sharing the Gospel message with children who live with drugs and trafficking. Here’s Nicola Nicoletti’s article in Vatican City’s L’Osservatore Romano newspaper.[more]
To be a peacemaker means creating opportunities for reconciliation at all levels, both with ourselves and with others.[more]
The social and humanitarian crisis that is occurring in Venezuela is forcing hundreds of thousands to flee toward bordering countries, searching for shelter, medicine and work. Here is an experience of welcoming people from the Focolare community in Lima, Peru.[more]
20 years after the signing of the Peace Agreement, we went to Belfast to see for ourselves the divisions that still exist but also the efforts on the path to peace.
Nothing that is done to safeguard nature and the environment is small. The children of Carvalhal de Vermilhas (Portugal) plant new trees in a forest destroyed by a bushfire last year.
A tangible response to the unemployment crisis from the nongovernmental organization Azione Mondo Unito (AMU) in Portugal, with the support of AMU International and the Economy of Communion
A Brazilian actor’s career is interrupted through a sudden illness which progressively leaves him immobilised. “My life was re-modelled by God’s hands.”
Known as the western gates of Italy, the city of Ventimiglia, at the border between Italy and France, has seen tens of thousands of migrants come through from the Mediterranean and into Europe. Here’s the story from Paola of the local Focolare community.[more]
The 3rd World Assembly of the Global Christian Forum was held in Bogota, Colombia. Among the guests was Beatriz Sarkis, a Brazilian expert in ecumenism and a member of the Focolare’s Centro Uno for the Unity of Christians.[more]
After 35years of marriage, Zé Maia unexpectedly lost his 57-year-old wife, Maria da Conceição in 2016. “Our love carries on, because eternity is perfect love”. A moving story of undying love.[more]