Religious leaders together, to light the way of peace

800 delegates from more than 100 countries, including Iran, Lebanon and Israel, were present at the 8th World Assembly of Religions for Peace. Chiara Lubich’s message was delivered, presented by a delegation of the Focolare Movement. Kyoto (Japan)

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A New Appeal from Lebanon

“Ask people to start a chain of prayers, to give help, to mobilize public opinion in favour of peace”. How are we going to answer this appeal?

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Open hands

Open hands

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.

The ‘invisible’ people on the border

The ‘invisible’ people on the border

Migrants. They are not numbers, but people who carry with them a burden of suffering, together with their own culture and hope for a better future. The town of Ventimiglia is one of the frontier “hotspots” on the migrant routes of Europe. Here, some people decided not to ignore them.

Sports, medals and peace

Austrian Walchhofer – silver medalist in freestyle downhill – a sportsman who gives priority to values. February 2006

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