The annual meeting of regional delegates of the Focolare Movement concluded on the 19th of October in Rome with a worldwide link-up with Focolare communities spread throughout the world.
The increase in registrations for the first year of the course and the 23 active protocols of understanding with European Universities and from the other continents, in view of civil recognition of the degrees in Italy, is remarkable.
A critical look at contemporary society and culture has motivated the youth of the Mariapolis Lia to propose a 2013 version of the “Youthfest”. The invitation to the one thousand who were present during the weekend of the 28th and the 29th of September: to realize “great things” in life.
The new day nursery of the city can accommodate 60 children as they take their first steps inspired by the values of dialogue, fraternity and the education to peace.
In Brazil, from 21 to 24 October 2013, the Focolare Movement is promoting a meeting for leaders of Latin American social organizations that stemmed from the charism of the Focolare Movement: “Fraternity in action”.
On the 22nd of October, Loppiano, the Focolare’s international town, will host celebrations for the re-opening of the Centre of Spirituality “Vinea Mea”, a school of formation for priests, deacons and seminarians.