The award of an Honorary Doctorate in Divinity (Theology) to Chiara Lubich, by Liverpool Hope University, the only ecumenical university in Europe, has opened up new avenues for working together.[more]
Set up by pontifical decree on December 7 2007, courses will begin in autumn 2008[more]
A couple on the point of separation start again, thanks to a lawyer who “simply” listened[more]
The story of a young man, who with the strength of the Gospel, transformed his pain into practical acts of love[more]
At the heart of the “Politics-Party” in Switzerland was a new style, shared by committed young people and politicians alike – Martigny, August 25-26 2007[more]
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.”
Through a voluntary gesture of solidarity, Dino Impagliazzo, a member of the Focolare Movement, gave rise to RomAmor, an association dedicated to the care of homeless people. The initiative, which started out from the Tuscolana Station in Rome. has reached other points in the city, creating spaces of mutual love and solidarity.
Today, 14 March, marks the 10th anniversary of Chiara Lubich’s passing. We publish a short video showing her extraordinary life: from the little city of Trent, in the north of Italy, right up to “the very ends of the earth”. It illustrates her discovery of God as Love, during World War II, and the development of a spirituality of communion suited to today’s times, fruit of the gift of the charism of unity for the Church and humanity.
The dramatic situation of the people affected, and the aid initiatives, as told by the local community of the Movement[more]
The “Pearls” nursery school, inspired by the pedagogy of communion, has opened in Skopje (Macedonia). It is a joint project of the Faculty of Pedagogy and the Focolare Movement.[more]
«Intermediating – A reciprocity and creativity school for mass media»: an international seminar for students and young professionals to be held at Sassone (Rome) from 18th to 23rd June[more]