“A festival of humanity”

A presentation of the English translation of "Reawakening Our Humanity", with Julián Carrón, Arlene Gallagher and Rebekah Lamb

The July/August issue of Traces

Why and how do we start anew? From the Rimini Meeting to everyday work. in the new issue, we discuss what it means to "restart".
Summer 2020

Vacations: The Time of Freedom

Excerpts from dialogues between Fr. Giussani and young people on the theme of vacation. In the face of the current circumstances, Fr. Giussani's words are even more relevant, an aid to "enjoy" the next few weeks.

“An experience of grace”

Hans speaks of his experience of lockdown, the closure of his school, and his unexpected discovery of the movement. The outcome? A book of reflections upon his experience as a headteacher.

It took Prime Minister Johnson exactly 12 seconds to shut down our school. A few colleagues and I were huddled around a small laptop in my office watching a small screen. The press conference was well underway when, almost in passing, as if he was utterin...

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Portugal: "rediscovering ourselves as sons and daughters”

Presentation of the Portuguese translation of "Reawakening Our Humanity", with Fr. Carrón, economist João César das Neves and historian Rui Ramos. A dialogue closely linked to experience.
The ordination of Fr. Riccardo Aletti in Cologne (Photo: @andreasstempel)

Fraternity of St. Charles. Carrón's message for the ordinations

The priestly and diaconal ordinations of the Fraternity of St. Charles are taking place in Rome, Turin, Cologne and Washington. Here is Fr. Carrón's message.

Books for GS: Chosen for great things

Her family wished a good marriage for Catherine, a quiet life. But the Lord calls her when she is only six, so that she might shake the life of the powerful upon earth. One of the books recommended to GS students for the summer.

More than an invitation to read, this is intended as a warning. Meeting Catherine of Siena, in fact, involves a risk and does not leave you indifferent. What is the "risk"? Catherine had been chosen. Throughout her life, through terrible struggles and tem...

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“How can this abyss of life be filled?"

The second chapter of Julián Carrón's book, "The Brilliance in your eyes - What saves us from nothingness?"