Last article of "World Youth Days"
Here is the homily by Archbishop Samuel Aquila of Denver at a Mass on Aug. 15 marking the 20th anniversary of the 1993 World Youth Day in Denver. * * * As we gather late this afternoon for the celebration of the 20th anniversary of World Youth Day (WYD), and as I prayed today, so many memories flooded my mind a...read more
Articles from "World Youth Days"
Now that the physical sites and structures of Sydney's World Youth Day have been dismantled, other, more spiritual structures, are going up. The Australian episcopal conference has launched …read more
Knowing the Catholic faith and holding fast to its truths is the best way to evangelize and overcome intolerance, a founder of the Acton Institute told an audience in Sydney. Father Robert …read more
The Church can have great hope in the youth of today who are showing themselves to be young, committed leaders, according to the archbishop of Toledo, Spain. Cardinal Antonio Cañizares …read more
World Youth Day 2011 will bring Europe a message of hope, not controversy, says a Vatican spokesman. Jesuit Father Federico Lombardi commented on the next World Youth Day, to be hosted by …read more
Benedict XVI has shown that World Youth Days are an ordinary part of the Church's life, not just an invention of Pope John Paul II. Cardinal George Pell, archbishop of Sydney, affirmed this …read more