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
The educational and preventative programme ‘Strong Without Violence’ has had enormous success in Europe. A South American version is now being launched in Brazil.
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)
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.
In Loppiano, which houses the Sophia University Institute, an international seminar on fraternity will be held on 11-13 March.
A seminar on widowhood at an international meeting of the Focolare’s New Families Movement. Testimonies of overcoming pain and grief through self-giving.