In this edition of the link-up, with an entirely new format, we retrace the history of this international transmission, initiated by Chiara Lubich, founder of the Focolare Movement, to unite the communities in the Movement around the world. It is an opportunity to come together “as a family” in a planetary meeting. A journey that will take us, time after time, on a “tour of the world”. We begin with reports from Afghanistan, Brazil and India.[more]
This year’s Mariapolis was hosted by Britain and Malta together on 2nd-3rd October. As in 2020, most of the programme was online, but some local communities met in person and followed the streaming together. This included a group of young people gathered at the Centre for Unity in Welwyn Garden City.[more]
We know that all things work together for good for those who love God (Rom 8:28).[more]
We all, in one way or another, have been impacted by what happened in Afghanistan and in the whole region.[more]
Whoever wants to be first must be last of all and servant of all. (Mk. 9:35)[more]
We find ourselves connected in new ways – discovering close neighbours and distant friends, finding new points of dialogue and facing global challenges. How do we build a more united world together?[more]
Have you ever wondered what is happening at COP26 and what you can do to take action to Care for Our Common Home? You can learn more and get inspired on how you can takeaction to Care for Our Common Home before COP26
The reason for my life (from the early letters of Chiara Lubich)
The Movement is present in 182 countries, which are organized in 22 geographical regions, in which activities are coordinated by a male and a female delegate together with members of a local council.
Marco Tecilla, the first young man who followed Chiara Lubich, takes us to the most important places in the city of Trent ….
Whoever becomes humble like this child is the greatest in the kingdom of heaven. (Matt. 18:4)[more]
The Focolare Movement in Great Britain invites you to the second and third events in our series of evening events, entitled Countdown to COP26: Time to Think – Time to Act, ahead of the crucial UN climate talks (COP26) in Glasgow in November.[more]
Take heart, daughter; your faith has made you well (Mt. 9:22)[more]