Being One

The Parish

April 2013
Volume12 No. 1

This issue gives reflections and experiences about the reality of the parish in the world of today.


What kind of parish renewal?

Benedict XVI

Responsible laity and small communities

Chiara Lubich

“New” Parishes

Hubertus Blaumeiser

The Church in today’s world: which way to go?

Adolfo Raggio

Yes to God’s plan for the parish

Vinko Paljk

”Animating” pastoral councils

Alessandro Martini

Ready to give one’s life... in small things too

Giampietro Baldo

Fewer priests, more pastoral work

Wolfgang Schneck

Living for the city

Tonino Gandolfo

Communitarian discernment