“Today you are alive in every creature in your risen glory.” From Pope Francis’ Christian prayer in union with creation (Laudato Si’ N. 246) A hymn to nature as sign of the presence and tenderness of God.[more]
Mary is alone, but she does not give in to suffering: she waits.[more]
Just one name. Just one Love.[more]
Bernard spent one month with the Focolare community in the city of Aleppo, which was tormented by war and now stuggling with a difficult recovery. As we publish the powerful his impressions of that period, Bernard has returned to Aleppo with Robert, Freddy, Murad and Tareb to set up a focolare in the city.[more]
An excursion by a group of adults and young people in a land which calls to mind the Holy Land. It’s one of many fund-raising initiatives organised in order to participate in the Genfest to be held in Manila.[more]
20 years after the signing of the Peace Agreement, we went to Belfast to see for ourselves the divisions that still exist but also the efforts on the path to peace.
Nothing that is done to safeguard nature and the environment is small. The children of Carvalhal de Vermilhas (Portugal) plant new trees in a forest destroyed by a bushfire last year.
A tangible response to the unemployment crisis from the nongovernmental organization Azione Mondo Unito (AMU) in Portugal, with the support of AMU International and the Economy of Communion
A Brazilian actor’s career is interrupted through a sudden illness which progressively leaves him immobilised. “My life was re-modelled by God’s hands.”
The idea behind an English language school in Ireland, inspired by values of the Economy of Communion, is the desire to put first the quality of the relationships between students and teachers and to share the profits with a project in Bolivia.[more]
Some thoughts from Klaus Hemmerle on Palm Sunday, as we recall the triumphant entry of Jesus into Jerusalem before dying on the cross.[more]
This year’s Genfest, which will take place in Manila, Philippines, brings to mind its eighth edition held in 1995. Michelle Sopala, from USA, was among 12 thousand young people gathered at the Palaeur in Rome.[more]