Youth4unity are working for UnityLab which will take place in Argentina from 14th-28th July. It’s all about uniting the world and working together to promote equality, raise awareness of poverty and experience different lifestyles in order to establish friendships which can grow and be a basis for a more peaceful world.[more]
Each month a Scripture passage is offered as a guide and inspiration for daily living. This commentary, called the Word of Life, is translated into 96 languages and dialects and reaches several million people worldwide through print, radio, television and the Internet. Ever since the Focolare’s beginnings, founder Chiara Lubich (1920–2008) wrote her commentaries each month. This one was originally published in February 1992.
Experiences of how people put the monthly sentence into practice can be found on the this website as well as on the Focolare’s International website at: www.focolare.org
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There are hundreds of books extolling the virtue of living in the present moment. This one acknowledges that most of us have a hard time executing that goal! Taking advantage of 30+ years of living a spirituality of communion that is rooted in the present moment, Máire O’Byrne shares stories from people who, in a particular moment, […][more]
Various experiences on living the Word of Life: “Love your neighbour as yourself .” (Mat. 22:39)[more]
Two schools, from different traditions in Newtownabbey, County Antrim have used the Cube of Love with their pupils as a tool for promoting pro-social education during their ‘Friendship Week’ this month. The week ran from 18th to 22nd November and was billed ‘Anti Bullying Week’ but following their participation at a ‘Learning Fraternity’ conference in Rome, the two school principals decided to turn the week into a ‘Friendship Week’ and teach the children in their schools a little more about the art of loving, through the Cube of Love.
Mr Kevin McKeague, headmaster of St James Primary School and Mr Frazer Bailey, headmaster of Whitehouse Primary School were part of a group from Ireland who participated in “Learning Fraternity” an education conference held in early September in Castelgandolfo.[more]
A young person’s first hand impression of being part of Chiara Luce’s beatification ceremony[more]
A personal experience on discovering the Focolare Movement.[more]