The second Summer School of Sophia University Institute in Argentina, held between 6-14 January, was attended by students from all over Latin America.
First priest of the Focolare Movement, at Chiara’s side since 1949. She considered him a co-founder. He would be the promoter of Loppiano, Citta Nuova Publishing and other Focolare projects.
Even in difficult circumstance there can be a culture of peace and respect for the rights of the least, by practicing the words of the Gospel.
Igino Giordani narrates Chiara Lubich’s “discovery” of Jesus’ forsakenness as the peak of love. It would become a key point of the spirituality of unity. It was 24th January 1944.
Along with many, we are immensely grateful for the gift of Chiara’s life. We remember her on the anniversary of her birth date, January 22, 1920, with two brief reflections of hers.
The first Anglican focolarina tells of her encounter with the ideal of unity in the 1960’s, when ecumenism was still in its early stages.