Mouvement des Focolari
Movimento dei Focolari
1943 Trento Italy
Founded by Chiara Lubich, as a movement of spiritual and social renewal. Although part of the Catholic Church, the Movement involves other churches and religions, as well as with non-believers. Approved by the Holy See in 1964; declared a 'Private, Universal Association of Faithful of Pontifical Right' in 1990.
Promote brotherhood and to achieve a more united world in which people respect and value diversity.
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General Council; Co-Presidents (a lay woman and a male priest).
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