You can READ or DOWNLOAD our World CLC documents. You can read by clicking the button TO READ a document click on the arrow buttons (up and down) at the bottom of the document. The size of the file can also be adjusted by regulating the zoom...
This year it will be on Saturday 23 March at 15:00 CET = 14:00 UK time. On 25 March, the feast of the Annunciation, we will celebrate another World CLC Day. Following the path, we started some years ago and the positive feedback we received, we want to continue...
Projects 181 – Make all things new – to celebrate our World CLC Day in March 2024.
Dear friends: Please find attached a letter on COP28. CLC has joined with Ecojesuit, the Global Ignatian Advocacy Network on Ecology, the Social Justice Ecology Secretariat, and over 100 members of the Ignatian Family in a collective statement for the human family and care for our Common Home. We...
One Community – Witnesses of Hope The latest newsletter from World CLC To respond to Chris’ invitation, click here. – Download >
Final Document of the XVIII General Assembly of the Christian Life Community – Download >
In this July/August Focus issue: Reflections on the National Assembly: Hope at the Frontiers of Mission CLC National Assembly 14-16 July 2023 report We are called to Dream and Hope From Hong Kong to UK Graced History of CLC in Hong Kong Please pray for Penelope Minney. a lone member...
Fr General’s Address to the World Assembly: Discerning the paths of hope : Arturo Sosa SJ, CLC World Ecclesial Assistant for the XVIII World Assembly of the Christian Life Community (CLC) at La Providence, Amiens, France, 7 August 2023 BACK
Fr Arturo Sosa SJ gave this Homily at Mass in Amiens Cathedral, Sunday, 6th August 2023, The Feast of the Transfiguration of our Lord. BACK
Fr. General’s Message to CLC: Fr Arturo Sosa SJ, our World Ecclesial Assistant, spoke to the World Eccecutive Council and the CLC Ecclesiastical Assistants from around the world. Sunday 6th August 2023. BACK
You can READ or DOWNLOAD our FOCUS newsletters. You can read by clicking the button TO READ a document click on the arrow buttons (up and down) at the bottom of the document. The size of the file can also be adjusted by regulating the zoom (+...
In this May/June Focus issue: Opportunities in CLC E&W A report on follow up from the Global Formation Encounter CLC National Assembly 2023 Please pray for Margaret Shute of Falmouth CLC, and Theresa Wilson of SE region, RIP. Page 4 Noticeboard: NOTICE OF ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING of Christian Life Community in...
Full Annual Report of the ChsTrstian Life Community in England and Wales for 2022-23 President’s Message National Chaplain Treasurer’s Report The Regions – NW, Midlands, London & SE Eurolink Youth in CLC Initiative Mission Statement
Synodality as a way of proceeding in the Church A CLC contribution. Theological vision, pastoral experiences and spiritual perspectives.
We have something like fifty (40+) leaflets, booklets and sets of meeting plans available to help our members in their way of life in the Christian Life Community (England and Wales). Most of these are on this website grouped together in the following sections. There is an INDEX on...
Preparing the heart for Amiens Communication Nº6
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Our literature is free All our literature is free (and some can be downloaded) either as digital .pdf files or as single paper copies including free UK delivery (with a couple of exceptions, in which case we will advise you on receipt of your request). Please be aware that...
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Called to live with a hope that is joyful, active, and creative!
This issue: Synod Process, Strategic Objectives, National Assembly, Living Our Mission, Noticeboard
In this issue: Synodality, Mission, Regional Days, National Assembly, Noticeboard
In this section: Introductory Leaflet, Poster, How to Join CLC, The CLC Meeting, Listening, Note: MEETING PLANS FOR NEW COMMUNITIES, which are our main formation programme, are only available to those who are genuinely starting a new Christian Life Community group, for example in a parish or as a...
Order code EN-INL A short trifold leaflet about CLC in England and Wales.
A poster suitable for display on your church noticeboard to attact people’s attention to CLC. Download, print and, if possible, laminate it for yourself, or order on the LITERATURE REQUEST FORM above.
Interested in CLC? This revised edition gives you the bare bones of joining CLC.
An in depth look at our regular Christian Life Community meeting, it’s importance, format and the practicalities, brought up to date in line with current practice.
Order Code EN-HTJ The art of Listening in a CLC group – with hints for best practice
Order Code EN-NEW A complilation of several small leaflets: Purpose, Prayer Card, Sharing on Mission, Naming, Welcoming, Saying Goodbye, Simple Evaluation.
Our Life as Mission
In this section: These leaflets will tell you something about the Christian Life Community, its nature and purpose: Our General Principles Christians in the World God Works Like That (Our history) Clarifying Different Roles Our Constitution
Our ‘mission statement’ and our guiding principles. Essential reading for all members or anyone interested in CLC.
Please note: not suitable for reading online – print copy only. A guide to CLC in England and Wales. Although in need of revision, it remains an excellent overview of the CLC experience.
A Journey from Amazement to Witness Projects 178: October 2022
From Congregatio Mariana to Christian Life Community: an overview of the origins and history of CLC, 1540-1979.
The small print – our legal status, both as a Registered Charity and a Public Body of the Roman Catholic Church.
In this section: MEETING PLANS FOR NEW COMMUNITIES, which are our main formation programme, are only available to those who are genuinely starting a new Christian Life Community group, for example in a parish or as a virtual (zoom) CLC. You can express your interest in forming such a...
In this section: MEETING PLANS FOR NEW COMMUNITIES – Restricted access Please note that this particular set, that constitutes our main formation programme, is only available by arrangement when starting a new Christian Life Community group. If you want to know more, please send an email here. Other meeting...
Order Code GR-NEW A complilation of several small leaflets, also available separately: Purpose, Prayer Card for meetings: GR-PCM Sharing on Mission at meetings GR-SMM Naming a group: GR-NOG Welcoming someone new. GR-WNM Saying Goodbye, GR-SGB Simple Evaluation – reflecting on how god is leading us: GR-REF
> A reflection by Eddie Langton of his understanding and experience of Community as a member of CLC.
Order Code GR-RTW > For reviewing the history of a more established CLC group, with a Group Guide.
Order Code GR-EVA > A single meeting plan for a more established CLC to review its life together, written for us by a CLC member. .
Order Code GR-CGG A leaflet outlining the role of the Group Guide including some experiences of guides and groups.
Order Code GR-AAG > What are they and how to find them?