Faith, economy and spirituality protagonists at the second day of “Making room for courage”

Make room for courage: a second day scheduled for tomorrow (8 September) full of events and comparisons.

It begins with a moment of internationality, where from 9.30 the video messages of Monsignor Paolo Giulietti, archbishop of Lucca, Dom Roque Paloschi, archbishop of Porto Vehlo Rondoni in Brazil, and other bishops from the world will alternate, during the meeting from title Lead the Church with courage.

It continues with the 11 o’clock appointment with Sister Elisabetta Giussanisuperior general of the missionary congregation Sisters of Saint Gemma and community animator, who returns after the last edition accompanied by Sister Antonietta Papa and they will talk about de The courage of inter-congregationality.

For the afternoon there is also great anticipation for thethe return of Stefano Zamagniwith his second participation after last year, always live online at 3 pm. The famous economist and academic, professor of political economy at the University of Bologna and adjunct professor of international political economy at Johns Hopkins University, former president of ‘agency for the third sector, disseminator of the civil economy, since 2019 president of the Pontifical Academy of Social Sciences and co-founder of the SEC (School of civil economy), will spur us on with his meeting entitled Because it takes courage to reverse the current course of the economy.

To conclude this intense afternoon, at 17, there will be two third sector experts such as Luca Goriresearcher at the Institute of Law, Policy and Development at the Sant’Anna High School in Pisa, professor of third sector law at the University of Pisa and responsible for the activities of the Maria Eletta Martini Research Center, who together with Claudia Fiaschipresident of Confcooperative Toscana, president of the Co & So Firenze Consortium, vice president of the Pan Consortium and spokesperson for the Third Sector Forum until 2021, online, will enrich us with their appointment entitled Co-planning, the courage of the third sector to go from networking to triggering alliances.

The meeting will be moderated by Aldo Intaschi, treasurer of the Confederation and governor Misericordia of Camaiore and Lido.

The evening will continue with a musical moment thanks to the presence of the nascent Lym Gospel Choir of Lucca with songs taken from Sister Actdirected by the director Vijay Pierallini, where the students will be present from 9.15 pm: Celine Bonuccelli, Angelica Perna, Marica Picciocchi, Margherita Molendi, Barbara Nannini, Dylan Pedonesi and Monica Tedesco, who will sing Italian and international covers. The Lym Academy is a singing and performing arts school, inaugurated in Lucca in September 2019 by Vijay Pierallini (director) and Loreta Siderman (president).

If you are interested in participating in person (at the Convent of San Cerbone, in via della Fornace, 1512, 55050, Lucca) contact the secretariat at, while online participation is free and the links will be visible on the website in the section Making Room for Courage.

Faith, economy and spirituality protagonists at the second day of “Making room for courage” – Luccaindiretta