The beauty of “Close to your enemy” and its dialogue between communists and Christians

I recently came to the catalog of filming this film, which recreates a little-known historical episode: what happened to him, after the fall of the Berlin Wall and the end of the Cold War, to the former General Secretary of the United Socialist Party between 1971 and 1989 and President of East Germany from 1976 … Read more

Stories, fables and drawings to be better Christians

The priest Lluís Raventós gathers in a book parables, examples and fables that Saint Josemaría used to teach us, adults and children, to be better Christians. The work is illustrated with drawings by the author himself. The book titled gusts at sunset It is the seventh that publishes mossen Lluís Raventós, a priest who will … Read more

A new Open Day at the “Mary Help of Christians” Institute in Luino

Average reading time: 4 minutes L’Parochial institute “Mary Help of Christians” Of Not him once again opens its doors with a new one Open dayon the day of Friday 13 Januaryduring which future students will be able to visit both locations, the one in via Sbarra and the one in via Confalonieri. There presentation of … Read more

Apostolic letter on the 400th anniversary of St. Francis de Sales • Institute of the Daughters of Mary Help of Christians

Rome Italy). On 28 December 2022, on the 400th anniversary of the death of St. Francis de Sales, the Apostolic Letter was published “Totus amoris est”“Everything belongs to love”. “In these words of his we can collect the spiritual heritage left by St. Francis de Sales, who died four centuries ago, on December 28, 1622, … Read more

Circular No. 1024 • Institute of the Daughters of Mary Help of Christians

Rome Italy). The Mother General of the Institute of the Daughters of Mary Help of Christians, Sister Chiara Cazzuola, in Circular No. 1024 presents the Daughters of Mary Help of Christians and the Educating Communities the Strenna 2023 of the Rector Major of the Salesians of Don Bosco, Fr Ángel Fernández Artime: “LIKE YEAST IN … Read more

The editorial of the week of 02/12/2022 with Camille: committed Protestants, Madagascar, Christians in Nigeria, Mehdi Djaadi

The editorial of the week with Camille is a summary of the four key topics that animated the Christian sphere this week. Two events that highlight the vigor and commitment of Protestants in France took place this week in the hexagon. The first concerns evangelical Protestants with the evangelical center which took place on Monday … Read more

200 young Christians committed to the 2022 Protestant dinner

The second edition of the “Protestants’ dinner” took place on Monday, November 28 at Station F in Paris, in the presence of the Minister of the Economy Bruno Le Maire. An evening organized by the Cercle Charles-Gide which honored “a Protestant youth driven by a spirituality of action” since 200 young Christians involved in various … Read more

For Christians of all faiths, Advent is a time of preparation.

Amid the seemingly endless seasonal details that demand Christian time and attention—Christmas parties, travel, gifts, decorating, and more—the spiritual preparations for celebrating the birth of Jesus can get lost. Even for the most devout, the four weeks of Advent — which began this year on Sunday, November 27 — often focus less on anticipating the … Read more

Mother Chiara Cazzuola in Lebanon • Daughters of Mary Help of Christians Institute

Lebanon (Middle East). From 12 to 25 November 2022, the Superior General of the Institute of the Daughters of Mary Help of Christians, Mother Chiara Cazzuola, is visiting the Province Jesus as a teenager (MOR), which includes seventeen Houses in five countries of the Middle East: Lebanon, Syria, Jordan, Israel, Egypt. Since 2008, Mother General … Read more