“Who knows if our role is not so much to give ‘light’, but rather to enter into the darkness, into the mud, into the desperation of lack of dignity, […] into the thousands of different kinds of poverty of our times?” This provocative question may best capture the second day of the spiritual retreat of the Focolare General Assembly.[more]
The second day of the General Assembly of the Focolare began with an ecumenical prayer presented by participants from various Churches. It was addressed to Jesus in his forsakenness on the cross, so that he would help each one to “grow in listening to one another”; teach us to “welcome together the Holy Spirit” and “the cry of today’s humanity” so as “to become instruments of unity”.[more]
It has begun! At 12.30 (UTC +1) the General Assembly of the Focolare Movement began: long awaited and prepared with members and adherents of the Focolare from all over the world. Originally scheduled for September 2020, it was postponed due to the pandemic and is taking place electronically.[more]
From 24th January to the 7th February the General Assembly of the Focolare Movement will take place on-line. It will be the moment to renew the roles of President, Co-President, and the leadership team and will define direction of the Movement for the next six years.[more]
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Prayers for Unity will recommence from Monday 6th September (6pm)[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 ….
We want to share with you the press release giving details of the independent investigation into sexual abuse in France. It is also on the international Focolare website and was publicised on December 23rd 2020. If anyone reading this has any issues or queries in relation to the press release, feel free to contact Frank Johnson (email@example.com) or Liz Taite (firstname.lastname@example.org).[more]
Remain in my love: you will bear much fruit” (Cf. Jn 15:5-9).[more]