PAGE 3 – EDITORIAL

PAGE 4 – FOCOLARE

An extraordinary gift
Frank Johnson reports on the recent visit of Pope Francis to the Focolare town of Loppiano.

PAGE 7 – DIALOGUE

My lunch break
Michal Siewniak shares what happened when he decided to close his laptop and take a proper lunch break.

PAGE 8 – WORD IN ACTION

Looking for the positive
Christine Ashley shares about trying to repair relationships within her department at school.

PAGE 10 – SPIRITUALITY OF UNITY

Mary and interreligious dialogue
We continue with this year’s theme on Mary, the mother of Jesus. Here Chiara Lubich describes how Mary’s nothingness is the key to authentic dialogue between religions.

PAGE 12 – SPIRITUALITY OF UNITY

Word of Life – July 2018
My grace is sufficient for you, for power is made perfect in weakness. (2 Cor. 12: 9)
It is in suffering, and only in suffering, that the works of God flourish. So our weakness and the awareness of our fragility present unique opportunities to experience the strength of Christ who died and is risen.

PAGE 14 – PROFILE

Richard Phillimore – an advocate for young people
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