The devastating storms in recent months have severely affected our communities in the Caribbean and parts of the USA. As they continue to live the life of the Gospel, and strive to help those around them who have also lost everything, they also said ‘We need help’.[more]
The 50th anniversary of Chiara Lubich’s first visit to the World Council of Churches is being commemorated on 9 November 2017. Rev. Dr Martin Robra of World Council of Churches (WCC) recalls the event.[more]
An afternoon exploring a spirituality of communion and its impact upon Christian unity will take place at the Swiss Church in London this Saturday. How does the practice of love for one another transform relations among churches? This transformation will be viewed from the perspectives of different Christian traditions.[more]
Work, business and finance in the light of the Bible: The Italian television broadcaster, TV2000, presents an unedited reading of the economy today. The eight part series will include numerous guests with economist Luigino Bruni from the “Economy of Communion” network.[more]
Today, on October 31, 2017 is the 500th anniversary of the Lutheran Reform. The many steps already taken on the turbulent journey towards full and visible unity, and the Focolare’s contribution[more]
Mathare, a slum of 500,000 people in Nairobi, Kenya. Some Focolare families transform the chapel into a school building during the week, helping to change the lives of children and families. Now they have a future!!
Several testimonies from a country which has not been at peace for decades, where people are engaged in the difficult task of peace building.
The story of May Han. During the Saffron Revolution her husband who was active in defending human rights, was arrested and died in prison. In the darkness of her pain the light of God’s love brings forgiveness.
A thousand Gen2 from around the world gather in Castel Gandolfo, Italy, for their world congress and to remember one of their own: Chiara Luce Badano.
Interreligious dialogue proposed as a key element to face and heal the many fractures that are dangerously affecting the social weft, not only in Europe.[more]
The German tour of the International band took place from 9 to 25 September. A full programme of concerts and workshops in the cities of Stadthagen, Boppard, Dortmund, Duderstadt and Mannheim[more]
On September 23 and 24 over a thousand young people convergd on the Focolare town of Mariapolis Lia in Argentina, to take part in the 2017 Youth Fest in front of the upcoming Genfest 2018.[more]