The experience of Violetta Sartori, who is one of the protagonists who gave life to the first community of the Focolare around Trento, where the Movement was born.
Rina left us on the 28th of June 2014. We wish to remember him through this archival video which recounts the departure of the first group of focolarini for Brazil in the late 1950s.
494 representatives of the Focolare Movement from all around the world will gather in Castelgandolfo (Rome), during the period 1-28 September, in order to determine the Movement’s priorities for the next six years. The General Assembly will focus on personal and collective reflection and communion in accordance with the spirituality of Chiara Lubich.
Every day we witness the flow of people forced to flee from war and material and moral poverty. These words of Igino Giordani, written in 1954, are a strong appeal to a concrete commitment.
Vatican Radio interviewed Anna and Alberto Friso, from New Families of the Focolare, asking them to comment on the recently published Working Document for the Synod of the Catholic Church on the family.
A symposium in Paris on “The Focolare Movement’s contribution in the Church and in society,” concluded the year of the 60th anniversary of the arrival of the Focolare Movement in France.