A.A.A. New Council Wanted
At a time when capitalism is showing its insufficiency to save the planet and the poor, the pontificate of Francis is proposing important challenges to economic and financial life. by Luigino Bruni published in Il Messaggero di Sant'Antonio on 24/06/2021 On 25 January 1959, three months after his...
And the breath became a child
Faithfulness and redemption/16 – At the very end of the Book of Ruth, there is a birth. And an unrivaled chorus of women. by Luigino Bruni Published in the Avvenire on 18/07/2021 ""We need to change God to keep him, and for him to keep us." Paolo de Benedetti, Which God? If we look at the world...
The other and real name of the father
Faithfulness and redemption/15 – The other and real name of the father by Luigino Bruni Published in the Avvenire il 11/07/2021 "There are those who do not want simple people to read sacred texts. As if Christ taught things so abstruse that they could barely be understood by three or four...
The voice from within and the Focolare Movement
Chiara Lubich, as recalled by the economist who worked with her by Luigino Bruni published in Osservatore Romano.va 03/07/2021 Whenever we want to talk about a woman who has had a prophetic role in the Church, the paradigm of reference is here in the Bible. We often encounter women in the Bible...
True love is acknowledging
Faithfulness and redemption/14 - The Bible sometimes gives the floor to Ruth and her sisters. Let us listen to them. by Luigino Bruni Published in the Avvenire 04/07/2021 " At the moment of my death I will leave you with all my possessions: nothing but a name, enclosed in a book Put it at the...
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