"From Utopia to Presence": A Conversation

The US presidential elections, anti-racial protests, and an increasingly polarized country. What is the contribution of Christians today? A conversation with Stanley Hauerwas and John Zucchi to revisit Fr. Giussani’s "From Utopia to Presence."

Rediscovering a belonging

On her way to her morning shift at the Jewish Hospital, Cristina listens to pieces from the collection of Spirito Gentil, from that moment a new awareness of her belonging emerges and marks her day
Culture

"Hamilton": a glimpse at our broken humanity

“Hamilton” the musical recounting the story of an oft-overlooked member of the founding fathers reveals to us again the foundation of our unity.

https://ca-en.clonline.org/news/current-events/2020/08/25/hamilton-a-glimpse-at-our-broken-humanity

CL Alternate Vacation

Planning a vacation in a pandemic

Towards the end of June, the situation with COVID-19 made it clear that the summer vacations normally held across Canada could no longer take place, a few friends in Toronto came together to share their desire and then propose an “alternate vacation.”

Out now: "The radiance in your eyes"

Julián Carrón’s latest book, The radiance in your eyes – What saves us from nothingness?, is now available online. “An itinerary rooted in an experience and a history, and thus offers a contribution to the search and expectancy of everyone.”

Beirut:"Lebanon is not dead"

The roar, the race to find friends and colleagues, between the rubble and destruction. And fear that returns like a ghost from the past. Rony is Lebanese and works for Avsi, which just launched a fundraiser. His account of Tuesday's tragedy.

Life presses on

"The fact we cannot make the pilgrimage to Czestochowa has not erased the irreducible need that inspires it." Summer proposal for high school and college graduates.

A small "Yes"

It started with a small “yes.” Héloïse, along with the rest of the Montréal CL Choir decided to go and sing to the residents of the long-term care facilities in Montréal, which had been hardly hit by the pandemic.

“Everything that Happens in Your Life is Done for You”

Over the last five months, Dr. Capetti has been at the frontlines of the battle against the Coronavirus in Italy. Following his striking presentation to some University students we decided to contact him and deepen the conversation with him.

Carron: "May the Mystery renew in you the wonder of your first encounter with Christ"

The message of Fr. Julian Carron on the occasion of the priestly and diaconal ordinations of the Fraternity of St. Charles in Europe and North America.

https://english.clonline.org/news/church/2020/06/30/carr%C3%B3n-may-the-mystery-renew-in-you-the-wonder-of-your-first-encounter-with-christ

Current Events

Answer to powerlessness is not show of power, but Presence

The death of George Floyd, the protests and debates about racism. What is in the foreground, however, is a great "need to live, to breathe". A contribution from the Catholic News Service.