This month’s Word of Life invites us to be reconcilers, to break down barriers between individuals and peoples.
The prize is awarded to people who are bridge-builders in Europe through gestures of reconciliation that reach beyond borders. This year, the prize was given on May 3, 2014 in Dillingen, Germany, in the presence of Cardinal Joao Braz de Aviz.
The opening salute for Unity Week 2014 came from Kenya, in a Focolare town near Nairobi. Young people from 29 countries – including 14 African countries – were gathered for the cultural, social and spiritual event.
At the 7th World Urban Forum promoted by the United Nations and held on April 3-11, 2014 in Medellin, Colombia, Dialogues in Architecture presents: space and environment at the service of people
The Focolare Movement expresses gratitude towards the Emeritus Bishop of Acqui, Msgr Livio Maritano, who passed away this week. He was instrumental in promoting the cause for beatification of Chiara Luce Badano.
Linked by the desire to live the Gospel, a group of people living in the town of Ozd gives witness to mutual acceptance overcoming ancient prejudices.