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Powerfully touched by the differences

“Here I am in a culture far removed from my own,” says James Schreiner about his time supporting in Asha Niketan (as L'Arche is called in India) Chennai, India, “and yet a smile is the same the world over: I love seeing Franci Akka smile. When I am with her, I often think of Linda from...

Signs of hope in Syria

In the struggle against the absurd and despair, the community of Alsafina in Syria continue their workshop, and to host, visit and help refugees. The conflict is close to the neighbourhood of the community: bombs, almost daily gunfire and deafening planes. The year has been charged with painful...

De Ark Antwerpen wins local Culture Prize!

“Proud, surprised, moved, but most of all just very pleased” is how  Johan Roose , joint National leader of Dutch speaking Belgium  and Holland  describes the feelings of  De Ark Antwerpen   community, in Belgium,...

Belfast 2017... it is already bubbling!

The Federation Assembly takes place next June, but communities and offices everywhere are already humming and buzzing! But above all, it is people who are gearing themselves up, getting ready for the Federation Assembly. People like Antonio...

4th Symposium On Fragility, Paris

“We are in need of communities where we can meet together as different” said Jean Vanier during the 4th symposium on “Fragilities Forbidden?” .  He used the perfect words to describe what participants were experiencing at that...