Sport4Peace at Mariapolis Luminosa

Sport4Peace at Mariapolis Luminosa

The Little City was all about games and sports activities on the weekend of August 17-18. Alois Hechenberger from Austria and the inventor of the Sports Cube (https://livingcitymagazine.com/product/sports-cube) came for a visit and shared his expertise with teachers, catechists and youth leaders. He studied game pedagogy and holds a PhD on Social learning through sports […]

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Luminosa Mariapolis – July 12 to 14

Luminosa Mariapolis – July 12 to 14

Mariapolis 2019
“Led by the Spirit – Renewed by Divine Love”
The Mariapolis is an annual summer gathering organized by the Focolare Movement. It is an opportunity for people of all ages and backgrounds to spend a few days together, putting into practice universal values of dialogue and solidarity based on the Gospel. Participants are invited to […]

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Howard – an extraordinary example of love in unity

Howard – an extraordinary example of love in unity

We celebrate the life of Howrd Belcher on this 1 year anniversary!
 
Howard J. Belcher, the first married focolarino in the United States, reached the heavenly Mariapolis on February 18, 2018. With him was Rose, his 5 sons, and his sister Alice.
Howard was born February 1, 1935 in Chicago IL. Back in 1954, while in military […]

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Accompanying those around us

Accompanying those around us

From December 29, 2018 to January 1, 2019, twenty six men & women focolarini from across the North American zone gathered at Mariapolis Luminosa. It was a chance to strengthen the unity among us, explore the newly developed Youth Center (YCNA) and collectively discern how we can best accompany the young people around us.
We had […]

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Pathways for a United World

Pathways for a United World

Pathways for a United World is a journey within the United World Project that makes us face the challenges of the world by promoting concrete actions and projects and making them visible in the network in order to spread fraternity.
Every year we work on a particular path, or aspect of human life: economy, politics, justice, […]

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