The miracle of sport

The miracle of sport

For the International Day of Sport for Development and Peace declared by the United Nations, we interviewed Paolo Cipolli, the director of Sportmeet. The group is a network of sports professionals committed to bringing the ideal of unity into sports culture

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The story of José Pintor

The story of José Pintor

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.”

RomaAmor: Everyone’s city

RomaAmor: Everyone’s city

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.

Story of Chiara Lubich

Story of Chiara Lubich

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.Anniversary_logo

Colombia – Truth in reconciliation

Colombia – Truth in reconciliation

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.

My vacation in Aleppo

My vacation in Aleppo

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.

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