April 2020 Articles
Teens from Texas came together for a retreat that truly made a difference in their lives. Two of them share how they lived those days together
Children across the country and around the world learn the Gospel-based Art of Loving through the Cube of Love program. Here’s how Talles, originally from Brazil, lived “be the first to love” even when it was difficult.
For Chiara Lubich’s centennial (1920–2020), Living City is featuring a series of interviews with Focolare members in North America — this time with Gail and Jade Giacobbe
A response to the Coronavirus inspired by an initiative after the Taal eruption in the Philippines
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A missionary shares dreams, challenges and experiences
Celebrating Chiara Lubich’s centennial with a simple Trentino dish
The trauma of miscarriage through the eyes of a young mother
A woman encourages her colleague to offer her dying husband a priest’s visit
How to maintain the presence of Jesus among us according to Chiara Lubich
Focolare Chiara Lubich and her friends experienced something extraordinary during the summer of 1949. Living City is featuring a series by the Italian theologian Fr. Fabio Ciardi, OMI, who explains the meaning and impact of her writings about “Paradise ’49.” Part 8 features daily life spent in the exceptional contemplation of paradise — the small group never stopped living the Word.
The challenges a Syrian family faced when they had to start over in Boston
New vegan burgers try to imitate meat as much as possible, but are they beneficial?
How our psychology hinders us from embracing change
Our way of believing has been changing for decades — so the church can no longer be a static institution, a box in which all must fit