News - 2021 - Page 4

Fr. Donato Contuzzi, missionary from the Fraternity of St. Charles in Taiwan, with Xue Ning

For the life of everyone

Current Events

We offer here some long extracts from the meeting of the CL community in Taiwan with Julián Carrón, which took place last November 22nd by video link. From February Traces.

Photo: Unsplash/Jonathan Riley

New York Encounter: "When reality hits"

CultureDavide Perillo

A special edition of the New York Encounter is back on February 12. The last edition had a prophetic title: "Crossing the divide". In a country increasingly divided and wounded by the pandemic, an attempt to reveal a different life.

Fr. Julián Carrón

Education: the revolution is a life that is different and new

SchoolAlessandro Banfi

Thousands of people connected to the online meeting with Julián Carrón, promoted by CL. The dramas and challenges of young people, teachers and parents during the pandemic. "The meaning of life is not transmitted by DNA..."

Daniele Mencarelli (Photo: archivio Meeting di Rimini)

Mencarelli: the intensity of the unexpected

SchoolPaola Bergamini

A dialogue with the Roman writer and poet on the themes that will be addressed during the meeting on education on January 30. During the pandemic he met online with 10 thousand students in 300 schools. The challenge of educating "with one's own life".

Photo: Unsplash/Dylan Ferreira

"Education, the responsibility of the gaze”

SchoolEraldo Affinati

Writer and teacher Eraldo Affinati founded "Penny Wirton" in Rome, a free Italian school for immigrants. Ahead of the meeting with Carrón on January 30, he discusses his experience of lockdown and the letter written by teachers from CL.

Eraldo Affinati (Photo: Massimo Quattrucci)
From the left, Fr. Giussani, Fr. Francesco Ricci and Fr. Pigi Bernareggi. Sao Paulo, Brazil, 1974 (© Fraternity of CL)

Pigi Bernareggi: Fr. Carrón's message

Current EventsJulián Carrón

"He always followed the subtle method of God. Look how much fruit his willingness to follow that method produced!" Fr. Carrón's words for the death of the Italian missionary.

Photo: Isayildiz/Getty Images

Growing and helping others grow during a pandemic

Current Events

A CL public event on "Education: Communicating one’s self". January 30, live on YouTube, a dialogue with Julián Carrón on the questions provoked by the situation of education, which concerns us all.

© Mary Sarah Ivers

A New World Within the World

Current EventsLisa Lickona

A special edition of the New York Encounter will take place February 12-14 with the theme "When reality hits". In anticipation of the new digital Encounter, an interview with Riro Maniscalco, chairman of New York Encounter.

James Joyce (illustration by Roberto Abbiati)

Joyce's way

CultureLuca Doninelli

James Joyce died on January 13, 1941. From the January issue of Italian Tracce, a small voyage through his life and work.

Dublin (Roberto Abbiati)
The letter in "Corriere della Sera" on January 10

“The example we must give as teachers”

School

The letter written by some teachers of CL to "Corriere della Sera" after the delay of face-to-face teaching in Italy. They recount what they are experiencing, their difficulties, but also the possibility of hope for their country.

Buenos Aires (Photo: Unsplash/Sasha • Stories)

Argentina: A new beginning

Current Events

At the end of December, the law on abortion was approved in Argentina. Here is the leaflet published by the local Communion and Liberation community.