"Cana Refresh"

What do you have to tell us?

Gilles Cormier

Forty-two years after the first CANA session, we are still amazed at the fruit of this mission for couples. The 63 CANA weeks this summer in some forty countries are proof of this. Couples come away strengthened, renewed and even healed! The miracle of water turned into wine continues....

Charisma and institutions

Charisms, a bridge between God and man

Yola Rzeczewska

At a time when various charisms of the "New Pentecost" are seeking a more appropriate structure in the Church for their greater evangelical usefulness, questions may arise. Are "charism" and "institution" necessarily foreign to each other, and their relationship a reciprocal accusation? And if there...

Ecumenism

We are members of each other

Anne-Cathy Graber

Following the Chapter, the Community celebrated its 50th anniversary by inviting around a hundred "friends in the Lord" to a day of fellowship, celebration and reflection. Four round tables, with the participation of leading church figures such as Archbishop J. Welby and Cardinal J-M Aveline, addre...

Testimonies

Going further in loving each other

It’s a strange coincidence that just about the time the Chemin Neuf Community was born, we were married in a beautiful little country church in Somerset (south-west England), united by Felicity’s father. So this year we can celebrate a double jubilee for ourselves and for the Community. ...

 

La brèche intérieure.

« Cette nuit, de loin, quelqu’un vit une scène inoubliable : un homme luttait contre lui-même et un autre, avec une légèreté aérienne, composait, avec ces coups, des pas de danse ». (Prol., p. 8)...

 

Les premiers ressuscités.

« Par leurs propres souffrances, les pauvres connaissent le Christ souffrant. » Ces mots du pape François mettent l’accent sur ce que les plus pauvres doivent endurer : menace de la mort sociale, accumulation des épreuves qui débordent, usure du corps et de l’esprit…...