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A Church that is Alive and Young: The Meaning of World Youth Days

Last edited 4th July 2013

A Church that is Alive and Young: The Meaning of World Youth Days

Fr. Thomas Rosica, C.S.B., is the CEO of the Salt and Light Catholic Media Foundation in Canada. He is is the Canadian Bishops' Conference national coordinator for World Youth Days in Canada. He also assists the Holy See Press Office with English language media relations. In this article, Fr. Roscia reflects on the meaning of World Youth Days.

"The extraordinary impact that John Paul II had on younger generations has happily continued with his successor. In remarks at the concluding Mass of Australias World Youth Day 2008, Cardinal George Pell of Sydney thanked Pope Benedict XVI continuing World Youth Days, making them an ordinary part of the life of the Church." Read the full article here.


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