Palestinian and Israeli women march for peace

Palestinian and Israeli women march for peace

On 24 September, 30,000 women set out on a peace march from Sderot (Negev) to Jerusalem. The initiative, promoted by “Women Wage Peace” (WWP) included meetings, moments of dialogue and prayer. It ended on 11 October in Jerusalem. “Grassroots initiatives such as this one are important because they express a part of the Israeli people […]

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Appeals for peace in Northeast Asia

Appeals for peace in Northeast Asia

The Focolare Movement has joined all the initiatives for peace so that the tensions can be resolved with dialogue and mutual comprehension. The message of Rissho Kosei kai.

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California In Flames

California In Flames

Cindy reports from the Focolare community: “We got away and are now safe. My heart is in pieces for the people who lost everything. This is how we’re leaning what matters in life, certainly not material things. Up until today the death toll has risen to 31 and more than 400 missing.”

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LoppianoLab 2017: to shake off inertia

LoppianoLab 2017: to shake off inertia

The LoppianoLab has ended, and as always highlighted the protagonists: citizens, entrepreneurs, students and professionals who had gathered together to discuss the Italian and international challenges to be faced

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Towards Genfest 2018

Towards Genfest 2018

A great opportunity for encounter among young people and cultures. 44 years after the first edition, this will be the first Genfest on the Asian continent.

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Kenya – A light in the slums

Kenya – A light in the slums

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!!

Myanmar. “Without love, how could I forgive?”

Myanmar. “Without love, how could I forgive?”

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.

An Unstoppable Generation

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.

The Challenge of Dialogue in Spain

The Challenge of Dialogue in Spain

The situation becomes increasingly tense, following the referendum held in Catalonia, the invitation to dialogue expressed by the Focolare Movement in the #SoyDiálogo document seems quite timely.

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Families on the journey…

Families on the journey…

Last week parents, children and grandparents, gathered at Liverpool Hope University to explore the design of God on the family.

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