Stories of couples who – out of love – go further beyond the obligations of tribal traditions, and discover a new dimension of their being engaged and married in freedom This also when they are unable to bear children.[more]
Living the Gospel to the letter illumines the diversity of cultures and restores their dignity in the truth. Klaus Hemmerle (1992-1994) was convinced of this. He spoke of it in a speech he gave when he was the bishop of Aachen Germany in 1993. Below are excerpts from that talk.[more]
In Havana, Cuba a well-attended meeting launches the Economy of Communion (EoC). The project appears adaptable to the socio-economic situation of the island.[more]
The Italian Entrepreneurs’ Association for an Economy of Communion (AIPEC), is an organisation of businessmen who imbue their economic activity with the values of EoC. Livio Bertola, current president explains more.[more]
A Muslim woman from Tunisia, who has lived in Italy for 18 years, recounts her story of an “interreligious friendship”, an experience which sustained her in moments of difficulty and in the period surrounding the death of her husband, involving the whole community.[more]
While United World Week 2017 is at the countdown stage, here is a proposal for peace launched by Chiara Lubich to thousands of young people, from 92 nations, representatives of various faiths and cultures, who gathered at the Coliseum in Rome on 26 May 2002.
Tina and Sandro are building fraternity with migrants. “F CR Project” not only provides basic needs, but also art forms that feed people’s souls.
Video summary of the New Families international event held in Loppiano. © CSC Audiovisivi, Rome.
Eunice, a criminologist, faces each day with determination the challenges of criminality in Nairobi, with the aspiration to built, together with many, a city where one can live happily and safely.
Located at around 27km from the city of Nairobi, Mariapolis Piero spans 18 hectares of green land. Its characteristic: inculturation. Maria Voce and Jesús Morán visit the permanent Mariapolis.[more]
The 11th School of Inculturation promoted by the Focolare Movement will be held on May 17-May 20 In Nairobi, Kenya. The main topic will be “Family and Inculturation in Sub-Saharan, Africa”. Below is our interview with Maria Magnolfi and Raphael Takougang.[more]
An international project proposed by the Focolare Movement to the youth who want to do field training, as protagonists in “changing the world with their own hands.”[more]