New York Encounter 2020

In the heart of Manhattan, twenty-four meetings in three days, including exhibitions and performances: “I know that I will find something here that sustains me, something I will find nowhere else.”
Fr. Luigi Giussani
Fr. Giussani

Anniversary masses

The intention for masses celebrated throughout the world is: "Christ, total horizon of our lives".
Current Events

NY Encounter: "What can free us from ideology?"

Watch the video of the conversation between Fr. Julián Carrón, Ami Dar, Aaron Riches and Fr. José Medina.

A conversation on the Encounter’s theme in light of Where is God?: Christian Faith in the Time of Great Uncertainty (McGill-Queen’s University Press) by Fr. Julián Carrón with Fr. Julián Carrón, president of the Fraternity of Communion and Liberation, Ami...

The presentation in Monterrey
Current Events

Mexico: Faith capable of embracing those who are different

In Monterrey, the presentation of the the Spanish edition of ‘Where is God?’ A dialogue between Julián Carrón, Inés Sáenz, David Noel Ramírez, and journalist Josefina Herrera.

Where is God? This question challenges us in the midst of the circumstances that we are living in our city and in our country, especially in the face of the most painful situations of violence, inequality, stress, loneliness, which we see daily in the new...

Archbishop Christophe Pierre
Church

Pierre: "Fr. Giussani calls us to be children of the heavenly Father"

The homily of the Apostolic Nuncio to the United States during Mass for Fr. Giussani at the New York Encounter on February 16: "God is not far away. He is near. He is our companion each day".

My Dear Friends in Christ, I am delighted to be here with you again this year at the New York Encounter, as we celebrate the 6th Sunday in Ordinary Time and commemorate the fifteenth anniversary of the passing of Luigi Giussani. As the Apostolic Nuncio...

Current Events

“We Can Only Serve the Work of Another”: An Interview with Angelo Sala

We caught up with New York Encounter organizer Angelo Sala, who talked about the origin of the Encounter, this year’s theme, and the way doing this work has helped him.
Church

Francis’ Querida Amazonia

The Post-Synodal Apostolic Exhortation, in which the Pope resumes discussion from the last Synod dedicated to the Amazon, has been published. It begins with “four great dreams that the Amazon region inspires in me”.