• ‘If you don’t think Francis is the cure, you don’t grasp the disease,’ CL head says

    ‘If you don’t think Francis is the cure, you don’t grasp the disease,’ CL head says

    • Jun 21, 2017

    Although some Catholics, especially the more conservative sort, often find Pope Francis a bit of a shock to the system, the leader of the Church’s influential Communion and Liberation movement says that if you don’t think this pontiff is the cure, then you don’t understand the nature of the disease we’re facing in a post-modern, secular world.

  • Emmanuel Community seeks to renew Church from within

    Emmanuel Community seeks to renew Church from within

    • Jun 13, 2017

    Today the Emmanuel Community is known throughout the world for its Schools of Mission for young people, including one that will soon open in New York City. International missions work has also been a primary activity as an outgrowth of the Community’s focus on compassion and evangelization, along with their Zacchaeus Course, which aims to infuse Catholic Social Teaching in everyday life. Laurent Landete, who joined the Community at age twenty, has now spent almost three decades working to further this mission.

  • Encounter 2017 gathering in NYC blends talks, music, spirituality

    Encounter 2017 gathering in NYC blends talks, music, spirituality

    • Dec 31, 2016

    Holly Peterson, director of communications for Communion and Liberation in New York, said the event, now in its ninth year, hopes to provide “a place of dialogue and friendship with everyone and anyone, in the heart of the city.”