Maria Emmaus Voce is elected for the second consecutive term as president of the Focolare Movement. Five hundred representatives from around the world took part in the election that was held this week at the Focolare’s General Assembly.[more]
As the momentum builds up for the Referendum in Scotland, Edi Duncan argues that this is an opportunity for real dialogue amongst those with opposing views.[more]
Second week of the General Assembly 2014. Recapping the first stage, looking back at the last six years and work groups looking towards the future.[more]
From Perthshire, 500 participants gave their commitment to unity and dialogue in their own cities, also in view of the next referendum for independence.[more]
Collage of photos taken in Perth during the Mariapolis[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.
In spite of efforts and international proposals for reaching a truce, the war carries on. We share what has been reported to us by Focolare delegates in the Holy Land.[more]
These words are resounding in each one of us, directed to us by the Christians in the Middle East. They urge us not to remain powerless in front of the drama that is being perpetuated before the eyes of the whole world.[more]
Beyond every division, believe in the “dialogue of life” (1922 – February 28, 2014)[more]