North of Brazil

A wealth of culture and nature…

The Island of Santa Terezinha

A poor neighbourhood – once called “”Hell Island “ – becomes protagonist in the transformation of the social standing.

North of Brazil

It is 50th anniversary celebration of the arrival of the Focolare Movement in the Amazon. At the meeting 1500 people were present along with Maria Voce and Giancarlo Faletti.

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Brazil. A Focolare In Morro
Friday, March 7, 2014 |
Florianopolis 4

The focolarini from Florianopolis move to the outskirts of the city, in Morro Monte Serrat – Alto da Caeira, where the most marginalized population on the island live in south Brazil.

Bangui: beyond fear
Thursday, March 6, 2014 |

In the capital of the Central African Republic assailed by armed conflicts two teens of the Focolare experience that evangelical love drives away fear and makes peace blossom amidst the ruins.

Ukraine Diary
Wednesday, March 5, 2014 |
Ucraina 4

The director of Citta Nuova reports from Ukraine on the suffering and solidarity that emerges in the wake of violent clashes.

Instruments of His love
Tuesday, March 4, 2014

To live the Gospel with generosity and fantasy, starting from the little things of everyday, leads us to overcome divisions rebuilding fraternity and unity among all.

Chiara Lubich and World Religions: Hinduism
Sunday, March 2, 2014

Warm friendship, leading to the sharing of life and ideals, marks the first encounter of the Focolare Movement with Hinduism, India, 1980.

Sicily: From “Neighbourhood X ” to “New Neighbourhood”
Saturday, March 1, 2014

When it comes time to move, one Italian couple chooses to move into a disadvantaged neighbourhood of their town in Sicily, Italy. They struggle against organized crime and overcome indifference through their way of living.