With the cry START NOW, WOW! the concert started on the first of February at the Palariso di Isola in La Scala: hours of explosive joy to crown the days lived together with the youth of Verona.[more]
A year has passed since the historical gesture of Pope Benedict XVI – done in all conscience, with courage and great humility. That gesture changed the face of the Church and we remember him with our hearts full of gratitude.[more]
On February 8-9, 2014 the Focolare town held its first solidarity project, which has roots in the early days of the Movement and the early days of Christianity[more]
She is Swiss, he is Brazilian, and both just recently married. In front of them, a dream: to share their talents with the poorest of the poor, also of a different culture. The family that opens up to the community where it finds itself.[more]
As the sixth anniversary of Chiara Lubich’s death (1920-2008) draws near, we offer a summary of the Focolare’s dialogue with members of several major religions. We begin with Buddhism[more]
From an answer of Chiara Lubich during a meeting held at the Sports Palace in Florence, 17 September 2000.
“No mediocrity! You must aim high with trust, courage and creativity.” This was the invitation launched by Pope Francis to the inhabitants of Loppiano and to all those who wish to become experts in openness towards others.
A variety of initiatives to promote peace and unity all over the world. This year the launch of United World Week started with a big event in Nairobi, from 25th April to 5th May, linked to the Sharing with Africa project.
“What would you answer to someone who holds that true dialogue among different cultures and religions is not possible?” This was a question addressed to Chiara during a meeting with Muslim friends of the Focolare in 2002.
The uninterrupted influx of migrants to the southern Italian and Maltese coastlines, calls out to our conscience and finds concrete answers in a communal action. The experience of the communities of the Focolare.[more]
Christian Kewitsch, focolarino, orchestra director in a school in Hamburg. The choice of God lived in professional life and art as a priviledged way to bear witness and to transmit evangelical values.[more]
In the third year of the Arab Spring in Egypt, the young people of the Focolare in Zurich organize a Volleyball Marathon Day to raise funds in support of microprojects developed by the youth of Cairo.[more]