The Focolare’s key point on “love that is reciprocal” — Jesus’ commandment wants us to live here on earth as it is in heaven.
Spirituality of Unity
Modern means and messages: Focolare founder Chiara Lubich proposes Jesus on the cross, the silent word, as a role model for communicators.
Being there for the other, and at the same time, being torn apart between different tasks. A leading theologian and philosopher shares some answers about love of neighbor by looking at Jesus as a model.
By Klaus Hemmerle
Reflection on love of neighbor: We can discover the Golden Rule in every religion – and also seeds of the Word…
By Maria Voce
We might think our actions are small, without any effect. But, like a stone thrown in the water causes ripples, our daily choices can have a reverberating impact.
By Chiara Lubich
The charism of unity enlightens many fields of human endeavor – from theology to psychology, politics and law. Everything started with living the words of the Gospel, “they would give rise to a revolution…
Certainly, Christianity is not lived out with a few donations or a bit of compassion. What is the measure of love, and what we can learn from a hen and her chicks?
We are all children of the one father: Maria Voce, Focolare’s president, reflects on one of the main tenets of the spirituality of unity: love of neighbor – Part 2. By Maria Voce
Focolare’s president reflects on one of the main tenets of the spirituality of unity: love of neighbor – Part 1. By Maria Voce
On September 28, 2002 the World Council of Churches in Geneva, Switzerland invited Focolare founder Chiara Lubich to offer a prayer for unity in their chapel just before an ecumenical meeting. We find it very inspiring.