The international performing arts group Gen Rosso found success with their musical involving disabled youth and children, staged at the Nelson Mandela Forum in Florence March 18.[more]
During the convention of the Bishop Friends of the Focolare (Castel Gandolfo 7-10 March) on the theme of “Jesus Forsaken as the key to the culture of encounter,” Archbishop Giorgio Lingua recounted his story as a Vatican diplomat in landlocked countries.[more]
Sister Viera tells about her volunteer work in the jails, one of many “peripheries” where Women Religious are giving their all. Eighty Women Religious from several congregations at their annualy retreat held by the Focolare.[more]
Extracts of a Swiss priest’s experience in an Eastern-rite Catholic Syrian communion. The presence of the Risen Christ amidst the sufferings of the war. Living fraternity in the dark night of the war.[more]
This is the title of the conference being held on March 24-26 at Castel Gandolfo, Italy, promoted by the Focolare’s Centre for Dialogue with people of no religious affiliation.[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.
From window-washer, during the Socialist period, to Archbishop of Prague. For eight years he moderated a group of some thousand Bishop Friends of the Focolare Movement.[more]
During the congress of the Bishops–Friends of the Focolare, representatives from the diocese of Lodwar, Kenya, gave their testimony of how, in times of shortage and guerrilla warfare, the diocese hosts 200,000 refugees.[more]
Sustainable tourism as a response to unemployment and the creation of new job opportunities. A strategy for the preservation of nature’s riches, as well as local development.[more]