News - 2022

The Feast of Simplicity and of a Child

Current Events

"Christmas is that Event that everyone awaits: freeing oneself from self-determination in order to discover oneself determine– that is, affirmed, loved." Davide Prosperi's letter to the Corriere della Sera on December 24.

The Prophecy Of Peace In Times Square

Stories

70 people gathered in Manhattan's famous square to respond to Pope Francis' invitation. Christmas carols and readings of excerpts by the Pope and Fr. Giussani amid the Saturday afternoon crowds. CBS News also covered the event.

Fr. Giussani - The podcast on The Religious Sense

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Il senso religioso is a thirteen episode podcast: it covers the contents of Fr. Luigi Giussani's famous book through his own voice for the first time, recorded during cycles of lectures for university students held in Milan between 1978 and 1985.

“The Flowering Orchard” by Vincent van Gogh (detail)

Something Unexpected

Stories

Friends in Connecticut gather together the small communities throughout the state.

Christmas 2022: The Videoposter

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A detail of Caravaggio's "Madonna of the Pilgrims" accompanies the words of Fr. Giussani and Pope Francis.

One City Mission, Photo Credit: Renato Zacchia

One City Mission

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Salvatore shares his experience of One City Mission post-lockdown and the hope he sees.

One City Mission, Photo Credit: Renato Zacchia

A Place Prepared for Us

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Upon their move to Houston, Brandon and his family discover a community made up of different faces but with the same familiar characteristics.

Brian Billion

Wounded by the Desire for Beauty

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Here is an excerpt from the biography of Fr. Giussani proposed by the Colorado communities after hosting a piano concert celebrating the centenary of Fr. Giussani.

A Heart Full of Wondrous Love

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Filled with a sense of freedom and belonging, Teresa shares what is happening in her life in Kansas.

The Grace To Belong

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Caroline discovers a place and a people who help her to live her questions fully.

The War In Ukraine And The "Prophecy For Peace"

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The CL flyer on the situation of conflict in Ukraine. It is a contribution offered to all to understand the value of Pope Francis' judgment and to promote public initiatives of prayer and discussion.

The Reawakening of My Heart

Stories

Having helped with the MedConference from its inception, Fedi is not spared the work of verifying that this place is necessary for her life.