The time of our small provisional community is over and it was such an amazing experience. Three weeks have been a short time, but within these three weeks so many things have happened - much more than I expected. Before we started our small community my biggest concern was about what our work will be … Continue reading “It was not ‘me’ arriving in Halle but a ‘we’.”
We´ve got fifteen minutes left before we start. Bálint is doing the preparation and today he finished in time. But he sounds a little bit nervous when he asked me why Michael is still not here. Normally the preparation doesn´t take much time but every day again it´s important to do it well. In the … Continue reading As it is in heaven
It´s around nine o´clock in the morning when we pass by the train station in the Silberhöhe. After the daily morning prayer and breakfast with the Franciscans we leave the monastery to work this morning at the Caritas, a social store in one of the poor neighborhoods in Halle. And if our bikes are not … Continue reading Why is Halle still so poor?
It´s around midday when we arrive in the city center of Halle an der Saale (Germany). Although it´s already September the temperature is still around 30 degrees. It´s Saturday and like all other cities in our world the streets are filled with people buying the newest fashion, the newest technology, or looking for other nice … Continue reading The road into the opposite direction