Quench the spiritual and material thirst of humanity around us: this is what the Word of Life is inviting us to do in the month of October. Some brief experiences that highlight family relationships.[more]
A “home schooling” centre in the villages in the north, sports for peace, art workshops, singing, and dance; activities in the slums: boys and girls living the spirituality of the Focolare Movement promote a message of hope among their peers.[more]
The 1st International Meeting of the elderly with the Pope: “we will remain as living trees, that even in old age will not stop bearing fruit”.[more]
A live Internet link up with the members of the Focolare Movement around the world concludes the Assembly of the Focolare. Contemplate, go out, educate – keywords with which to set out again.[more]
September 26, 500 participants of the General Assembly, led by Maria Voce and Jesús Morán, were received in audience by Pope Francis.[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.
In view of the nearing Synod, Caritas internationalis and the Pontificate Council for Families is promoting the seminar “The Family, a resource to overcome the crisis.” It is the story of Elisa and Gino Ferraro, promoters of a foundation that supports children in need.[more]
«The support of everyone is helping us to go on,” a testimonial of the Focolari community in Sierra Leone, one of the West African countries most struck by the epidemic outbreak.[more]
The symposium on the comprehensive health of the person, held in Sao Paolo last August offers to the world of healthcare the perspective of communion.[more]