Young people and adults journeying together

Young people and adults journeying together

From 11 to 15 September, an International Seminar took place in Rome, in preparation for the Synod of Bishops on the status of young people. Walking together to generate change.

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California In Flames

California In Flames

Cindy reports from the Focolare community: “We got away and are now safe. My heart is in pieces for the people who lost everything. This is how we’re learning what matters in life, certainly not material things. Up until today the death toll has risen to 31 and more than 400 missing.”

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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.

“John 17” Movement at Castelgandolfo

“John 17” Movement at Castelgandolfo

The John 17 Movement was begun a few years ago in Phoenix (USA) by a group of mostly Pentecostal pastors from different Christian denominations. Their visit to Rome included an audience with Pope Francis and encounter with the Focolare.

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EoC School a First for North America

EoC School a First for North America

The EoC offered its first school in North America for students and young adults interested in learning about communion and social entrepreneurship. The school, held from June 20-23, 2017 at Mariapolis Luminosa in Hyde Park, NY, was organized and staffed by the EoC North America Commission. 25 were in attendance, including young men and women […]

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The Harlem Pact – 20 Years Later

The Harlem Pact – 20 Years Later

Twenty years from the historic speech of Chiara Lubich in the Mosque of Harlem, the friendship between the African-American Muslim community and the Focolare Movement continues to grow and renew itself.

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