The Word of Life of December (Luke 1.38) invites us to place ourselves generously at the service of those in need, and respond immediately with the promptness of Mary of Nazareth.[more]
Observing the problem of addiction to computer games of many children around her, Lani decides to act. Together with Alvin and the Focolare community in Davao they put their talents to work. The Bukas Palad Football team is born.[more]
Two food businesses – one established, the other still in startup mode – adopt the Economy of Communion spirit. Theirs is a productive pairing that goes beyond the distance.[more]
The untiring work of the Focolare town in Man in between two wars.[more]
The travel diary of Adriana Avellaneda, a focolarina from Colombia who lives in Italy. Her diary takes us to her own land to meet people who experience and promote peace processes in very complex situations.
This year’s edition of the Genfest will be held for the first time outside Europe, in the Philippines. The Gen, the young people of the Focolare share their vision for it: “Our wish is that hope will extend out to the whole world from Manila, a seed that will grow into a tree.” “We want to build relationships based on universal brotherhood in order to transform the society around us”. The project “Hands for Humanity” will be launched during the event.
Marriage can bring unexpected challenges, and no one knows this better than Giulio and Pina. 22 years ago, on a day like any other, a sudden stroke changed everything. Produced by Marco Aleotti and Giulio Mainenti, this video tells part of their story.
Changing perspectives and embracing differences – the first step to building a more united world together
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]