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Prayer in memory of the four homeless individuals killed in New York

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Global friendship – 1000 youths from 18 countries in Krakow for a movement of peace

Youth come together from 18 different countries for three days in Krakow. More than 1000 youths gathered to share and reflect the weekend together. Hearing testimony from Holocaust survivor, Lidia as well as from Marco Impagliazzo, President of Sant’Egidio. Youth visited Auschwitz and Birkenau Camps to remember those who were killed and show that history […]

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My Song Without Words

As a fundraiser in honor of the Community of Sant’Egidio, the Church of St. Ignatius Loyola is offering a concert on March 21. It will be a wonderful evening with the prestigious pianist Mark Markham, a cocktail hour, and some sharing about the Community’s recent work. All the evening’s proceeds will benefit the Community’s projects […]

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At our Christmas Table

Also this year the Community of Sant’Egidio in the US celebrated Christmas with many elderly and homeless friends, with people who are alone and sick. A large family of different people from many different avenues gathered to joyfully celebrate Jesus’ coming among us. A tradition that repeats every year becoming more and more a larger […]

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Can One Catholic Priest Put an End to 36 Years of War?

Father Angelo Romano is backed by a wall of books, fiddling with a white tassel — a rosary substitute, perhaps? I dare not ask because the 53-year-old Catholic priest, professor and peacemaker seems agitated, reluctant to waste time. Eventually, he settles, unfurling stories about mediating conflicts across Africa on behalf of the Sant’Egidio community. A […]