One of the first focolarine to begin the “adventure of unity” with Chiara Lubich in Trent. Her funeral will be held on May 11, 2015, 15:00 at the Focolare’s International Centre in Rocca di Papa, Italy.[more]
From political commitment against war and corruption in Congo, Iraq and the Middle East; to projects assisting migrants and the homeless in Turin and Florence, Italy; to Caritas’s “Food for All” campaign. The 42cnd Loppiano Meeting concludes, but action continues.[more]
Protests explode after the death of the 25-year-old African American Freddie Gray while he was under arrest. The commitment of the Focolare community, together with other groups to pacify the city.[more]
Amid the social turmoil besetting the country, the figure of Chiara Lubich was recalled in a speech by Ela Gandhi, on the occasion of a Memorial Lecture held in her honour.[more]
The Focolare’s scholastic organisation committed to giving children a worthy future through education, was among the winners of the “Roland Berger Prize for human dignity.”[more]
Amidst everything that crumbles, a community continues to believe in love and to support each other.
The meeting with a population in Bolivar, living at 4000 metres above sea level; and the reciprocity that grew from one United World Project.
A university professor and a young woman from Nairobi tell of their experience in direct contact with the bereaved families of students killed in the massacre, and the difficult process of identifying the victims.
The Lionello Business Park, the Loppiano Prima Cooperative and the experience of solidarity lived through the permanent “Opportunity Shop” at the Focolare’s litte town of Loppiano, near Florence.
Only a few hours until the start of the worldwide relay for peace: sport events based on solidarity in some of the most tested regions of the world. Teens will be running in the Holy Land, Ukraine, Pakistan, Congo and 150 other points of the earth that will be touched by the race for unity.[more]
Vilson Groh, a priest from Florianópolis south Brazil, for 34 years carries out his ministry in the poorest districts of the city.[more]
Two young men tread the same path along the discovery of fraternity as a lifestyle. Examples that may help us live the Word of Life of the month.[more]