L'Arche in the Media

There are many places on the internet to find information about L'Arche. Our Links to Other Communities page links you to the websites for other communities throughout the US and the other zones in the world. Each site has a unique perspective on life in L'Arche and is rich with information and inspiration. Below are some specific resources that we'd like to highlight.


Our beloved core member, Dick Sutherland is featured in this reflection by former assistant, Laurie Smith. She wrote the reflection in honor of World Down Syndrome Day.



"Speaking of Faith" - American Public Media's radio program host Krista Tippet interviewed Jean Vanier in The Wisdom of Tenderness. Visit www.speakingoffaith.org to listen to the broadcast through their archives.


"I Am Inviting You" - L'Arche Canada (in collaboration with L'Arche Haiti, El Arca del Argentina and L'Arche France) launched this website to celebrate the International Day of Persons with Disabilities (December 3rd, 2009). The video footage on this site is a must see!


"Images of L'Arche" - Photo collections of people with disabilities from L'Arche communities throughout the world.


Letters from Jean Vanier - Subscribe to the letters that Jean sends regularly to his L'Arche family. Click here to download his January, 2012 letter.


"L'Arche Communities: The Transformative Power of Relationship" - an interview with Jean Vanier on Provoke Radio.


Online subscriptions to the following are availabe through L'Arche Canada's website:

Daily Thoughts from Jean Vanier

Weekly Inspirational L'Arche Stories

Quarterly "A Human Future" Thought Sheet


Letters of L'Arche - Letters of L'Arche is a magazine published 3 times a year, and they offer a e-news preview of each issue. Subscription information is available in the preview e-mail.


Video about L'Arche Tahoma Hope


Fun Sing Along from Farm and Gardens....."Take Me Out to the L'Arche Farm"


Video about Eating Locally in Pierce County (featuring L'Arche Farm & Gardens)