Booklet of the Fraternity Exercises

The texts of the meditations of Father Mauro-Giuseppe Lepori, Abbot General of the Cistercian Order, on the occasion of the Spiritual Exercises of the Fraternity of CL, held via video link from Friday April 29 to Sunday May 1, 2022.
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The June issue of Traces

The title of this month's issue is "The only things that matter". We revisit the theme of the CL Fraternity Exercises with testimonies, interviews and other contributions. Read the editorial online
Christ Pantocrator, Saint Catherine's Monastery, Mount Sinai
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Contributions from the Fraternity Exercises

Some testimonies from friends of our community on what they experienced at the Fraternity Spiritual Exercises entitled "Christ, Life of Life".

I am a graduate student in neuroscience and, for years, have experienced profound dissatisfaction with scientific work and a desire to be more directly serving others. But through the School of Community and certain friendships, I am slowly discovering th...

Summer Holiday 2022

After 2 years, we are glad to propose once again the CL UK Summer Holiday! This will take place from Monday 25 - Saturday 30 July 2022 in Cumbernauld, Scotland.

Monsignor Paolo Pezzi: War and us

The possibility of light in the dark night of humanity, the need for forgiveness, the Magdalene’s desire, and Pope Francis. From the May issue of 'Tracce', a dialogue with the Archbishop of the Mother of God in Moscow.

God gave us two books

A scientific advisor to the White House, he led one of the most groundbreaking adventures in genetics, and is among the leading figures in the fight against COVID-19. He told us about his search for truth.
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War and Mercy

Although the scenario is different, we re-propose the words of Fr. Giussani on the war in Iraq (Corriere della sera, April 8, 2003), as a contribution to the judgment on the current situation in Ukraine.
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CL with the Pope: No the war in Ukraine

The statement released by the movement regarding the conflict. "We are with all those who are working to stop the horror of this war. But how fragile is the desire for peace if it does not become a task, a daily responsibility."