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The cry of the earth, the poor, the young: Focolare EcoPlan

28 February 2023   |   Internazionale, #daretocare,

“A healthy ecology is fundamental for peace. We can build peace and fraternity only in a planet that exists”, Chiara Lubich said on the 25th of June 1991. The founder of the Focolare Movement already knew that everything is connected and that, for this reason, even a Movement with a spiritual character must concretely contribute to the most pressing current issues, like the care of creation. In this interview, Antonino Puglisi and Bianca Carvalho tell us about Focolare EcoPlan, an elaborate project for Focolare communities around the world, but open to all. A concrete way to listen –as part of a network–, to the cry of the earth, the poor and the youth…