Second and last part of Claudia Di Lorenzi’s interview with Noemi Sánches, of the Focolare, at the conclusion of the preparatory meeting for the 15th Assembly of the Synod of Bishops.[more]
Young Focolare members at the Pre-Synodal meeting of the 15th Bishops Assembly bring along their experience of dialogue among people of other Churches, faiths and convictions. Claudia Di Lorenzo had an interview with Noemi Sánches.[more]
Christian life is a personal encounter with Jesus, which is meant to make us share in his very life.[more]
“Today you are alive in every creature in your risen glory.” From Pope Francis’ Christian prayer in union with creation (Laudato Si’ N. 246) A hymn to nature as sign of the presence and tenderness of God.[more]
Mary is alone, but she does not give in to suffering: she waits.[more]
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 travel diary of Adriana Avellaneda, a focolarina from Colombia who lives in Italy. Her diary takes us to her own land to meet people who experience and promote peace processes in very complex situations.
Just one name. Just one Love.[more]
Bernard spent one month with the Focolare community in the city of Aleppo, which was tormented by war and now stuggling with a difficult recovery. As we publish the powerful his impressions of that period, Bernard has returned to Aleppo with Robert, Freddy, Murad and Tareb to set up a focolare in the city.[more]
An excursion by a group of adults and young people in a land which calls to mind the Holy Land. It’s one of many fund-raising initiatives organised in order to participate in the Genfest to be held in Manila.[more]