Italy, Chiara Lubich’s native country and starting point of the Charism of Unity’s diffusion throughout the world, paid homage to the founder of the Focolare Movement with the warmth of a people and a culture that know how to look its present-day challenges in the eye.[more]
Focolare President’s first visit to Canada[more]
Important events dedicated to the EdC were held in both of these European cities. Here we offer a summary of the main outcomes.[more]
Interview with Margherita Karram and Eduardo Stupino, directors of the Focolare Movement in the Holy Land, about the significance of Maria Voce’s recent visit.[more]
An international Ecumenical Day in Trent (Northern Italy) centred on: “Chiara Lubich: Charism and life for the unity of Christians”. Many people from 20 churches and 36 nations. 17 simultaneous translations and live television transmission.[more]
A priest’s act of fellowship transformed a failing coffee plantation into a real business named Acedeco Padevi. It is community led and inspired by the principles of the Economy of Communion. Choosing the diversify the production process lead to greater sharing, new jobs and the development of the business, while respecting the environment.
Over 1,000 children and teenagers took part in the “Sport4Peace” event held in Kenya, South Sudan and Burundi at the end of August. Sport can become a means to build peace and help overcome social barriers.
Gly is a very young teacher who lives in Manila. She was very a very poor child when she came into contact with the Bukas Palad Social Center. It was an encounter that changed her life.
Palawan, Philippines is considered one of the most beautiful islands in the world, but it’s not only tourism and pristine beaches. We met Erik and his restaurant where, in addition to fine cooking, we also met his staff who are making a difference.
For the 3rd anniversary of Chiara Lubich’s last goodbye here on earth, 3 new books hit the shelves: a biography, a walk through her native city of Trent and an anthology of writings on the Will of God. This latter is a collection put together after Chiara’s death and includes many unpublished works. Three Italian publications, later to be released in other languages.[more]
Conclusion of Conference for Non Governmental Organisations (NGOs) inspired by the spirituality of the Focolare.[more]
In commemoration, a convention entitled “For the common good; to treasure the heritage of humankind”, Rome.[more]