Communication from Davide Prosperi to the movement

The words of the interim President of the Fraternity of CL from November 29, 2021.
Apostolic journey

The Pope in Cyprus and Greece

Follow the Holy Father's visit. His Speeches, images, videos
Current Events

Diaconia of the Fraternity of CL: thanks to Fr. Julián Carrón

The letter from the Diaconia of the Fraternity of CL, thanking Fr. Julián Carrón "wholeheartedly for all that he has represented in these years."
The Pope greets migrants in Cyprus (Photo: Catholic Press Photo)
Church

The Pope in Cyprus: “Erecting barriers is never the solution”

The Pope in Nicosia, visiting the island that has been divided in half for 50 years. "The Spirit invites us not to resign ourselves to the divisions of the past and to cultivate together the field of the Kingdom, patiently, assiduously and concretely.”

"May this island, marked by a painful division – from here I can see that wall – become by God’s grace a workshop of fraternity. When people ask “Who are you?”, you can readily respond, ‘Look, I am your brother, your sister’.” This is not a rhetorical wi...

Traces

December Traces

"What does the soul desire more ardently than truth?". The new issue of Traces is out now, dedicated to the theme of knowledge.
Stavropol , Caucasus (Photo: Serghey Ryumin/Getty Images)
World

The struggle for happiness

"God carried me in his arms like a whiny, unreasonable, and indifferent child. He gave me priceless riches and friends who have been guides on the path to Him.” The story of a woman from Kazakhstan living in North Caucasus. From November Tracce.

I was born in Karaganda, Kazakhstan, in 1974. When I was three years old, my family moved to Tashkent, Uzbekistan. After graduating from college in my hometown, I returned to Uzbekistan and got married. In 1995, a tragedy happened in our family, which des...

Tokyo (Photo: Jazael Melgoza/Unslash)
Letters

My family in Japan

Marco moved to Tokyo with his wife and children. The experience of the movement had won him over a number of years earlier in Italy, but over time his enthusiasm began to wane...

Here in Japan I have rediscovered the living beauty of the charism, perceiving it as more fertile than ever in recent times. I joined the movement when I was 26 years old (I am now 47) and seven years ago, at the request of the company I work for, I moved...

Current Events

Christmas 2021: The videoposter

This year, Fr. Giussani's words are accompanied by Matthias Stomer's, "The Adoration of the Shepherds".
Current Events

Towards the centenary

2022 will mark the anniversary of the birth of the founder of CL. Here is how you can contribute.