The 2013 Course on Dialogue with Eastern Religions was held in Bangkok, Thailand, on 1-3 February. The sacred Scriptures of these religions were explored as a contribution to world peace.[more]
Three-day event for 32 bishops from Europe and the Middle East. At the centre of the program a reflection on love for Jesus in our neighbours as a way of evangelisation.[more]
The story of a young Medical student from Paraguay, who is committed in her studies, committed to others, but does not leave spirituality aside.[more]
Maria Voce and Giancarlo Faletti among the young people from Australia and Oceania. How could we listen to Jesus’ voice in our life? His pedagogy is simple.[more]
A month since the death of Pino Quartana we remember him with this text in which he describes his realtionship with Igino Giordani (Foco), including the final years that he worked for him.[more]
Anglican Bishop, Robin Smith, shares his analysis of the talk given by the Primate of the Church of England at the Catholic Bishops’ Synod on the New Evangelisation.[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.
Video published by Rome Reports[more]
Chiara Lubich visited the United Kingdom 8 times, from 1965 to 2004. These visits marked a great development in ecumenical dialogue. Now we will go back to 1996, in London, where Chiara vigorously explained the meaning of the “dialogue of life.”[more]
“The Word of God and its Transforming Power” is the theme of the meeting which has gathered more than 30 Bishops at the “Centre for Unity” in Welwyn Garden City, in the vicinity of London, from 6-12 September. They are friends of the Focolare Movement, representatives of various Christian churches – Anglicans, Orthodox, Evangelical-Lutherans, Syro-Orthodox, Methodists and Roman Catholics.[more]