Every educator’s mission is to help children bring out the treasure they have inside and share it with others. The Scholas Occurrentes convention held in the Vatican, focused on the social-educational responsibility of schools that should really be “close” to citizens.[more]
The first International Day of Prayer and Awareness Against Human Trafficking celebrated on February 8, 2015 was strongly supported by Pope Francis, and was promoted by the varied world of Religious congregations and institutes with the patronage of two major departments of the Roman Curia.[more]
Three years ago Jeanne and Augustin, Congolese, moved to Gabon to serve the Focolare community, in an environment where development was hindered due to the demands of rapidly changing socio-cultural aspects.[more]
From diversity of opinions to disappointments, from mistakes to forgiveness, there are so many occasions where we can experience the beauty of mutual acceptance. Some flashes from life, which bring us back to February’s Word of Life: “Welcome one another.”[more]
It took place in Akum, in English-speaking Cameroon bordering with Nigeria. In the heart of Africa, an entire village is discovering that the Gospel really keeps its promises.[more]
The highlights of the 27 January 2015 official ceremony held at the Cathedral in Frascati (Rome).
Chiara Lubich on two different occasions in 2000, first in Castel Gandolfo (Italy) and then in Fontem (Cameroon), responds to questions of teens of the Focolare Movement. Two answers that are still very relevant today.
A family accompanies a daughter born with a serious illness, as they embrace the sorrows of many other families
The main characters in a series of comic strips that bring a smile to your lips and help you reflect; these lovable characters were brought to life by cartoonist Walter Kostner, to encourage a struggling teenager.
Work is underway for Gen Rosso’s new musical to be premiered on March 14th and 15th in Loppiano, Italy.[more]
Consecrated life today. A young Lutheran’s vocation blossoms within a Catholic environment. A consecration to God showing that unity among Christians is possible.[more]
Interview by Laura Badaraccchi from Italy’s Avvenire newspaper with Alberto and Anna Friso, who were close collaborators of Chiara Lubich for the family.[more]