The untiring work of the Focolare town in Man in between two wars.[more]
Thirty-five Bishop-friends of the Focolare belonging to different Churches, gathered in Katowice, Poland, from 15 to18 November. The comments of Brendan Leahy, a Catholic and the Lutheran, Åke Bonnier.[more]
The November Word of Life indicates service as a way of life that goes against the current. The personal testimony of Francesca, a Maths teacher in adult education at a prison school.[more]
The Host Spot project in Alexandria has concluded with a new awareness and a renewed commitment to create a pathway for peace. But it doesn’t end here![more]
The Focolare Movement has also responded to the Pope’s appeal for a “Day of the Poor”. Pope Francis had established it on last November 19th. A look at some of the efforts from the North to the South of Italy.[more]
Changing perspectives and embracing differences – the first step to building a more united world together
A teacher and ex- national hockey player, together with the Focolare community in Mumbai to which she belongs, gathers families and young people giving them the hope of a better future.
Cordoba – Argentina. What do a school principal and a Catholic Bishop have in common? A game that becomes a catalyst to help build – and mend – relationships.
From Chiara Lubich’s talk on the 20th anniversary of the Gen Movement at Castel Gandolfo, 2nd February 1987.
The personal testimony of someone who was present at Genfest 1975, held in conjunction with the Holy Year in Rome. There were 20,000 young people, from all 5 continents, gathered at Palaeur Stadium. Chiara Lubich presented them to Pope Paul VI: “A new world is born.”[more]
In the upcoming World Day for Children’s rights (20 November), some reflections of the German theologian, Klaus Hemmerle (1929-1994)[more]
Changing the rules of the economic system not only to address poverty, but to build a system whereby the number of people living in poverty decreases. A challenge launched in Brussels at the Economy of Communion seminar.[more]