Current Events - 2021

Fraternity of CL: Davide Prosperi as interim President

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The letter in which Davide Prosperi informs the Fraternity of CL of the contents of his audience with the Dicastery for the Laity, the Family and Life and his assumption of the role as interim President.

Matthias Stomer, The Adoration of the Shepherds, 17th century. Palazzo Madama, Museo Civico d’Arte Antica, Turin. © Mario Bonotto/Photo Scala, Florence

Christmas 2021: The videoposter

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

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Covid in Romania: The emergency within the emergency

Current EventsDavide Perillo

In October, there were 10,000 victims. Those who are suffering the most are the poor, such as the families helped by the NGO FdP-Protagoniști în educație. Simona Carobene recounts what is happening.

Companions Toward Destiny

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Notes from the Assembly of the Equipe of Teachers and Educators of Communion and Liberation with Fr. Julián Carrón in video conference, September 4, 2021.

(Photo: Helena Lopes/Unsplash)

An incessant desire for the impossible

Current EventsAlberto Raffaelli

The GS Beginning Day as recounted by an ex-GS student. “I looked at the young people sitting in front of me. Then, like now, in a room full of faces and random stories, Someone happens to be present.”

Luigi Amicone

Carrón: His words on the death of Amicone

Current EventsJulián Carrón

Luigi Amicone, journalist, writer, a great friend of Fr. Giussani, has passed away. We publish the letter that Julián Carrón has sent to his family.

Pier Alberto Bertazzi

Bertazzi: Carrón's homily at his funeral

Current EventsJulián Carrón

The words of the President of the Fraternity of CL at the funeral of Pier Alberto, one of Fr. Giussani's greatest friends, who died on 15 September.

Beginning Day. The audio of Fr. Giusssani

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From a talk by Luigi Giussani at the Spiritual Exercises for University Students of Communion and Liberation (Riva del Garda, December 5, 1976), re-proposed at the CL Beginning Day on September 25, 2021.

Pier Alberto Bertazzi

Bertazzi: "The beginning is something that is alive now"

Current EventsJulián Carrón

Julián Carrón's message upon the death of Pier Alberto Bertazzi, one of Fr. Giussani's greatest friends. As a young university student, he was among those who first used the name that ended up becoming the name of our movement.

(Photo: Doug Kanter/AFP via Getty Images)

September 11, 2001. “God save the world”

Current EventsAlberto Savorana

Twenty years since the attack on the Twin Towers. The world would never be the same again. But how to start over? The words of Fr. Giussani from the days following the attack, taken from his biography.

Ground Zero (Photo: Wikimedia Commons)
Kabul, Afghanistan (Photo: Sohaib Ghyasi/Unsplash)

Meeting 2021: Afghanistan, Is all lost?

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With Fernando De Haro, Journalist; Wael Farouq, Professor of Arabic language and literature at the Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Milan. Introduced by Roberto Fontolan, manager of International Center of Comunione e Liberazione.

Elisa Fuksas

Elisa Fuksas. The crack and the light

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The third part of a cycle of video interviews produced by the magazine Traces at the Rimini Meeting: writer and director Elisa Fuksas takes us along the path of her work and research.

Photo: Unsplash/Hush Naidoo Jade Photography

Meeting 2021: Guardians of life

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The dialogue with Cristina Benetti, a nurse in Canada; Vincent Nagle, priest; Patrick Vinay, a doctor in Montreal. Introduced by Marco Maltoni, Director of the Palliative Care Unit of Forlì, and Elvira Parravicini, a neonatologist in New York.

Kabul, Afghanistan (Photo: Sohaib Ghyasi/Unsplash)

Meeting 2021: Afghanistan, is all lost?

Current EventsRoberto Fontolan

Wednesday, August 25 at the Rimini Meeting (at 11 am, Sala Tiglio) a dialogue on the situation in Afghanistan. From the intervention of President Ghani's wife at the 2015 Meeting, to the shocking current events in Kabul. From "Quotidiano Meeting".