Starting from January 2015, the commentary of the phrase chosen each month from the Holy Scriptures will be done by Fr Fabio Ciardi.[more]
The dream of that baby. Christmas meditation by Chiara Lubich[more]
Christmas greetings of Maria Voce, in the spirit of taking to heart God’s will and the needs of our brothers and sisters.[more]
There has been a dramatic increase in the number of New City Magazine subscriptions. New City staff tell us how they achieved this.[more]
In Oslo last week the Nobel Peace Prize ceremony for Malala Yousafzai and Kailash Sathyarti was held.[more]
From Egypt to Colombia and Italy. A few flashes of Gospel life that help to put this month’s Word of Life into practice.[more]
Today, 14 March, marks the 10th anniversary of Chiara Lubich’s passing. We publish a short video showing her extraordinary life: from the little city of Trent, in the north of Italy, right up to “the very ends of the earth”. It illustrates her discovery of God as Love, during World War II, and the development of a spirituality of communion suited to today’s times, fruit of the gift of the charism of unity for the Church and humanity.
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.
As Christmas draws near we offer these throughts from Igino Giordani. He reminds us that first proclamation of the Gospel was a promise of peace[more]
Super Soccer World 2014, a worldwide soccer tournament for teens who would like to use sports as an instrument for building relationships and for peace among different countries. There were 56 teams involved from various cities around the world.[more]
“Alcide De Gasperi and politics as a profession”[more]