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Winds of the Spirit

A historic view of the Catholic movements that emerged from the grassroots as an inspiration by the Holy Spirit

Surviving On Holy Communion

The French mystic Marthe Robin only ate the consecrated host and relived Christ’s passion every Friday for fifty years. Countless Catholics came to draw inspiration and strength around her housebound existence. The Foyers de Charité is the movement she founded.

The “Preacher in Blue Jeans”

Bo Sanchez gave his first talk when he was 13 and has not stopped preaching since then. He is the founder of the lay movement “Light of Jesus Family” and its growing cluster of initiatives about Mission, Media and Mercy.

Black Robe and Roman Collar

This is the traditional attire Fr. Oreste Benzi, founder of the John XXIII Community, left behind. With it was the most daring commitment to the disenfranchised of society that he has left to his followers all over the world.

In The Footsteps of Saint Francis

The oldest movement founded by Francis himself, the Third Order Franciscans continues to guide those who want to follow in the founder’s lifestyle in their own lives.

The Baptismal Priesthood

This is how the members of the Lord’s Flock Catholic Charismatic Ministry describe themselves. Founded in the Philippines, this apostolate has spread to many countries of the world where Filipino workers are present, even with a foray into Africa.

Lay Jesuits

Spanish priest, Fr. Josemaría Escrivá de Balaguer, forged another original, powerful instrument like the ‘Society of Jesus’ with laypeople, with as much genius as Saint Ignatius of Loyola.

Peaceful Army

Famous for its penchant for using the terminology of the Roman army, this movement is among the oldest. Today, its members total over ten million worldwide, making it the largest apostolic organization of lay people in the Catholic Church.

Basic Christian Instruction

A fruit of WW II in the particular experience of the Church in Spain is this original catechetic initiative which has conquered the Christian world and appeared in countless adaptations in more than one hundred countries.

School of Love

To make husband and wife spend a weekend looking at each other and at their love together with other couples is the simple yet brilliant idea of the Worldwide Marriage Encounter movement.

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