Beyond a just sentence

By David Shaheed
The last phrase in the Indiana Oath of Attorneys reads, “I will never reject, from any consideration personal to myself, the cause of the defenseless, the oppressed or those who cannot afford adequate legal assistance; so help me God.”
People become lawyers for many reasons. The Code of Professional Responsibility in most states of […]

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Turn it up!

Turn it up!

The international Gen Verde band launched its video clip, “TURN IT UP!” together with 465 boys and girls from 31 cities of 21 countries in 5 continents.

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Children and the real Christmas story

“Jesus is the greatest gift of all”: with this spirit, thousands of children throughout the world remind us that “Jesus has been dislodged,” and invite us to make him once again the focus of Christmas. In St. Peter’s Square on 20 December, there will be a Children’s Jubilee with the blessing of their statues of Baby Jesus.

The Churches, going towards humanity together

The Churches, going towards humanity together

Thirty-five Bishop-friends of the Focolare belonging to different Churches, gathered in Katowice, Poland, from November 15 to18. The comments of Brendan Leahy, a Catholic and the Lutheran, Åke Bonnier.

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Living the Gospel: Being a presence of Jesus

Living the Gospel: Being a presence of Jesus

The word of life for December sets us before the immediacy of Mary of Nazareth in adhering to God’s will. How can we be a presence of Jesus today? A glimpse of evangelical life through 4 short experiences.

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Genfest 1980: Making the World a Family

Genfest 1980: Making the World a Family

On May 17, 1980, 40,000 young people from around were gathered at the Flaminio Stadium in Rome, Italy. On May 18th, they met in Saint Peter’s Square with Pope John Paul II. Below is Patrizia’s recount of her first Genfest.

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