Award recognizes the Catholic Charities Spanish Catholic Center of Washington for 45 years of service to the city’s diverse immigrant population, bringing them together and helping them give back to the community[more]
“Let’s bridge” – the title of the 10th edition of the Genfest , a “celebration” of youth which took place August 31st, 2012, in Budapest, Hungary. Thousands of youth from all over the world, from the most various cultures and ethnic groups met together, all moved by the same idea – not only an experience of life but also of social action: unity.[more]
On August 16, 2012, Cardinal Dolan visited the little city of the Focolare Movement Maraipolis Lunimosa for the first time.[more]
Maria Voce’s challenge to young people: “You can change the world.”[more]
“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.
A video produced by the Gen 4 International Centre in Rome.
16 year old Caitlin Rowley from Houston, Texas, shares how she lives with Crohn’s Disease, overcoming her fears. An experience which emanates strength and light.
“You are bursting with Chiara’s legacy”, Maria Voce told the young people from the USA during two lively hours of music, graphics and a confiding exchange of experiences and questions.[more]
One highlighted event of the 7th World Meeting of Families was the “Festival of Testimonies” involving an open dialogue between Benedict XVI and families from around the world.[more]
Young people of different ethnicities, cultures and religions will run together, through significant places on the earth, to show their commitment to peace and solidarity.[more]