Sant’Egidio, the celebration for the 48th anniversary of the community, an expression of popular Christianity

At the liturgy of the Community, there were also the Syrian families who have arrived with the humanitarian corridors. Marco Impagliazzo: ” Thank you to all the friends who accompany our work and our dream” The Basilica of St. John was crowded this evening by the members of Sant’Egidio and all of the Community’s friends […]

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Homily of Archbishop Matteo

Rome, February 4, 2016 Basilica of St. John Lateran Dear sisters and brother I feel the joy, truly Evangelii Gaudium, of being able to celebrate the anniversary of the Community of Sant’Egidio together, with so many friends, brothers and sisters (these categories are actually well mixed together), with Andrea, who never stopped seeing – even […]

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Secretary General of Organization of the United States visits Sant’Egidio

The Secretary General of the Organization of American States, Luis Almagro, accompanied by Ambasadaor Malfatti, President of the Italo-Latin American Institute (IILA), visited Sant’Egidio during his recent trip to Italy. Over the course of his discussions with a delegation from the Community, he thanked them for the support for peace talks in Colombia and asked […]

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The president of the United States George W. Bush meets an international delegation of the Community of Sant’Egidio

On the occasion of his visit to Italy, the president of the United States George W. Bush met an international delegation of the Community of Sant’Egidio. “You are the international army of compassion” said President Bush at the beginning of the meeting. “Sant’Egidio – he added – is one of the great faith-based organizations in […]

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