An Australian couple shares their experience in living their son’s battle with agoraphobia and his fiancée’s drug addiction. Amidst the anguish and uncertainty, there is an unconditional and persevering love which supports them throughout their hospitalisation and treatment.[more]
Without being aware of it we had fallen into a humdrum daily life. Where could we find again the enthusiasm we had when falling in love?[more]
An evaluation following the first courses held in order to plan future ones.[more]
This publication now brings together in a single printable digital version the 10 guides, accompanying the special edition with the collection of 10 videos of the pope in dialogue with families (already individually available on the website www.amorislaetitia.va).
With these words the Holy Father introduces us to the theme of the education of children, which is “a call, a challenge, a joy”.
Developed within the Focolare Movement, Up2Me has been piloted so far in 28 countries. It grew from the need frequently expressed by children and youth who find themselves facing big issues like life, health, sexuality, modern life styles, emotions, future life choices … without adequate tools to deal with them.
The Holy Father speaks about “foreverness” in marriage, in this fifth video of the 10-part series prepared as part of the celebration of the «Amoris Laetitia Family» Year. This time Pope Francis addresses himself particularly to spouses.
“Don’t be afraid to fail: fear is the greatest obstacle to welcoming Christ and His plan for our lives! Be careful of fear!”, the Holy Father powerfully warns us.
Celebrations in Loppiano to commemorate the anniversary of Chiara Lubich, founder of the Focolare Movement.[more]
The year of the Loreto School just ended at the end of June and the families who attended it went back to their countries (Brazil, Cameroun, Czech Republic…), enriched by the gift of an experience that can never be erased and will expand all over the world.[more]
A crisis in the life of a couple can become an occasion for growth, but how can we recognize that the reconciliation is possible? An experience of “Traces of Light” by members of New Families.[more]