News - 2019 - Page 3

Notre Dame spire on fire. Photo by LEVRIER Guillaume via Wikimedia Commons.

Notre Dame: We Were Made to Build Cathedrals

Current EventsLuca Doninelli

For one day, the world spoke of nothing besides a church. The sadness of people, not only the believers, revealed a strange nostalgia. It is a sign of something indelible.

Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI. CC0

Benedict XVI on the Sex Abuse Scandal

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We propose an article written by Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI for the Corriere della Sera on the current sex abuse crisis in the Catholic Church. Read the full text.

The Assembly of Responsibles in Brazil. Photo by Jakeline Oliveira Cordeiro.

Latin America: “Awake, Heart!”

Current EventsAlessandra Stoppa

What can the method of Fr. Giussani bring to our lives? To this question speak the experiences of those living the charism in South and Central America. In Brazil, the first Equipe of college students and the Responsible's Assembly.

A "Whole Person Revolution"

Current EventsLetizia Mariani

How to begin again in the general unease that seems to dominate life? The New York Encounter 2019 posed this question to speakers and attendees, and what was revealed was an irreducible core able to make us protagonists again.

Food Banks: The Assembly with Carrón

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"What does it mean to you to become aware of your true need? What does this introduce into your life?" We publish the notes from the national assembly on the Food Banks.

"Christ and the Apostles." Detail from the frescoes with Episodes from the Life of Christ, Church of Santa Margherita (c. 13th century), Laggio di Cadore, Belluno, Italy.

Easter 2019: The Poster

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The artwork featured in this year's Easter poster portrays Christ and the apostles from the life of Christ frescoes in the Church of Santa Margherita, Belluno, Italy.

The 2019 CL Easter poster.
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Friendship with the Venezuelan People

Current Events

We publish the flyer written by the Latin American Communion and Liberation communities in response to the social, economic, and political crisis in Venezuela.

The Life of Luigi Giussani Book Tour

Current EventsJoshua Stancil

More information on the upcoming "The Life of Luigi Giussani" book tour with Alberto Savorana. Visit the tour's official website to remain up to date.

The Life of Luigi Giussani: No Mere Book Tour

Current EventsJoshua Stancil

From March 9 to March 19, across the United States and Canada, several noted journalists, educators, and clerics will join Alberto Savorana for ten roundtables to share their insights into the relevance of Giussani’s life experience to today’s context.

New York Encounter: That "Something" Which Conquers Life

Current EventsDavide Perillo

Understanding how to begin again in our daily chaos through interventions by the Papal Nuncio, Julián Carrón, David Brooks and poet Paul Mariani among many others. The New York Encounter gave us three days to rediscover what the heart is and Who makes it.

New York Encounter 2019 - Trailer (3:28)

Happiness Can Only Come From Something Beautiful

Current EventsJoshua Stancil

On February 15-17 in the heart of Manhattan, New York, the 2019 edition of the New York Encounter will take place. We publish an overview of its upcoming highlights.

Taking the "Risk of Education"

CultureStanley Hauerwas

We publish Stanley Hauerwas' foreword to the second edition of The Risk of Education recently published by McGill-Queen's University Press. Hauerwas will be part of a panel discussing education at the 2019 New York Encounter.

"Saint Francis of Assisi with Al-Kamil" by Benozzo Gozzoli. Via Wikimedia Commons.

Patton: A Message for the Whole Region

ChurchLuca Fiore

Custos of the Holy Land Fr. Francesco Patton comments on the Pope’s visit to the United Arab Emirates, a visit that brought St. Francis' visit to the Sultan back to life.

Fr. Francesco Patton, Custos of the Holy Land. Photo by HLron via Wikimedia Commons.
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Abu Dhaib: The Pope and the Grand Imam

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Yesterday Pope Francis' visit concluded with the signing of the document on "Human Fraternity for World Peace and Living Together" alongside the Grand Imam of al-Azhar. Read the full text of the document.