The Island of Santa Terezinha

A poor neighbourhood – once called “”Hell Island “ – becomes protagonist in the transformation of the social standing.

6th anniversary of Chiara Lubich

Many events will be held throughout the world to remember this charismatic figure and to deepen her spirituality.

North of Brazil

A wealth of culture and nature…

North of Brazil

It is 50th anniversary celebration of the arrival of the Focolare Movement in the Amazon. At the meeting 1500 people were present along with Maria Voce and Giancarlo Faletti.

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Rome: Subway station dedicated to Chiara Lubich
Thursday, March 14, 2013 |

On the anniversary of her birth to Heaven, a plaque that expresses the closeness that the city feels to the ideals of the founder of the Focolare Movement. Some thoughts from Maria Voce

Gen Rosso:Towards a strong Brazil
Tuesday, March 12, 2013 |

The educational and preventative programme ‘Strong Without Violence’ has had enormous success in Europe. A South American version is now being launched in Brazil.

Ginetta Calliari
Tuesday, March 12, 2013 |

The closing phase of the beatification process for Ginetta Calliari was held on March 8, 2013 in San Paulo, Brazil. (5th October 1918- 8th March 2001)

Chiara Lubich: five years on, a continuous presence
Monday, March 11, 2013

On 14 March 2008 Chiara Lubich died. Five years on, Chiara, the founder of the Focolare Movement, will be commemorated in many ways across the world. The backdrop is the preparations by the Movement’s members to welcome Roman Catholic Church’s new Pope.

Fraternity: Relational Principle in Politics & Law
Sunday, March 10, 2013

In Loppiano, which houses the Sophia University Institute, an international seminar on fraternity will be held on 11-13 March.

Consolation in order to console
Friday, March 8, 2013 |

A seminar on widowhood at an international meeting of the Focolare’s New Families Movement. Testimonies of overcoming pain and grief through self-giving.