Chiara Lubich and the family – live streaming

Chiara Lubich and the family – live streaming

The 9th anniversary of Chiara Lubich’s death will be on March 14. The theme chosen to mark this anniversary is the family, a theme very much in keeping with the dynamics opened by the Synod of Bishops and the subsequent Apostolic exhortation of Pope Francis, Amoris Laetitia.
Live streaming of the event Saturday 11th March from 3pm to 5.30pm irish time on http://live.focolare.org/FamilyHighlights/

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Francis: Economy and communion

Francis: Economy and communion

Pope Francis received 1200 entrepreneurs, young people and scholars involved in the Economy of Communion in 54 different countries. No to an economy that kills. Yes to an economy of communion.

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Week of Prayer for Christian Unity 2017

Week of Prayer for Christian Unity 2017

Each year Christians worldwide celebrate together the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity. In the Western hemisphere it occurs from 18th to 25th January whereas often in the Southern hemisphere it is during Pentecost week.

The material is always prepared by Christians in a different country. This year it was Germany’s Christians who chose and prepared the material on the theme “Reconciliation. The Love of Christ Compels Us” with reference to 2 Corinthians 5:14-20.

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Factor One back with concert and new EP

Factor One back with concert and new EP

Factor One is back by popular demand with a new concert at Unitarian Church in Dublin. On Saturday 3rd December the band is playing many of its popular songs as well as launching an E.P. with four new songs.
The songs come from personal experience. “If it’s not too much to ask” is described by band […]

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Ecumenical milestones

Ecumenical milestones

This year has seen many ecumenical milestones that have marked significant historical events in relations between Churches who have centuries of conflict and divisions behind them.

We can now say “behind” because recent events have shown that Christians are now paving the way forward together onto new ground.

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