300 delegates expected from over a hundred world organisations. Promoted by the Pontifical Council for the Laity, the meeting to be held in Rome from 20 to 22 November will focus on the theme: “The Joy of the Gospel: Missionary Joy.”[more]
In some schools in Latina (Central Italy), a creative workshop guided 5th and 8th grade students in learning about their emotions: it was part of anti-bullying campaign called “Let’s unBully ourselves”.[more]
A study project that aims to contribute to long-awaited university reform. Three days of study at Mariapolis Ginetta in Brazil, taking the first steps.[more]
This appeal emerged from the meeting between the Focolare Movement and the Islamic community of Udine: mutual acquaintance serves as an education path to peace and intercultural dialogue.[more]
Fifth meeting of European business owners of the Economy of Communion. Active participation of young people with their “Together we grow: young people towards an inclusive economy” project.[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.
A live web streaming event launches the official logo of the Focolare Movement worldwide.[more]
The importance of dialogue with the world, a deep understanding of what the Church is called to give – the presence of Jesus among his followers – these are some of the traits that express the harmony between the two protagonists at the centre of the study days on 7-8 November last, organised by the Pope Paul VI Institute and the Chiara Lubich Centre.[more]
On September 26, 2014 young people from the Focolare launched an invitation to “pray for peace”, remembering lands that are currently undergoing violence and war. The testimony of two young people from Iraq.[more]