Lay Communities of Charles de Foucauld

The spiritual charism of Nazareth:

This article on the Charism of Nazareth by Gisbert Greshake is a foundational text for a serious understanding of Nazareth and Brother Charles'life  read more »

The Prophetic and Apostolic Vision of the Lay Fraternity of Charles de Foucauld Yesterday and Today

Lay Fraternity Delegates at the international meeting in Arusha, Tanzania, July 2  read more »

Lay International Meetings

Every six years there is a world-wide meeting of delegates from the lay communities around the world. The most recent one took place in Arusha, Tanzania, in 2006.  read more »

Lay communities around the world

Information about the Lay communities of Charles de Fouaculd around the world.  read more »

Lay Links & Resources

Web links, publications, dowmloads and other resources from the Lay communities of Charles de Foucauld.  read more »

A Way of Unty

This internationally agreed text outlines the vocation of the Lay Fraternities of Charles de Foucauld.  read more »

Pray for Kenya, pray for us

News from the Kenyan Foucauld family, written by a member of the International Team of the Lay Fraternities of Charles de Foucauld.  read more »

Final Message of the International Lay Fraternity Meeting in Arusha, Tanzania, July 2006

The final statement prepared at the Arusha meeting follows. It invites us to accept and respond to challenges that had been identified by every continent.

FINAL MESSAGE

AFRICA WELCOMES THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE LAY FRATERNITY CHARLES DE FOUCAULD

This 8th Assembly brought together a group of 100 delegates in Arusha, Tanzania from July 20-31, 2006. Present in 49 countries, the members of the Lay Fraternity had been invited during these last three years to share their experiences on  read more »