Articles for World Youth Day

Daughters of Charity Focus on WYD

Catch the spirit of our Vincentian youth in Rio via the report on the most recent update of the international site of the Daughters of Charity. The Vincentian Youth gathered together in the city of Belo Horizonte, in the state of Minas Gerais, Brazil where the...

Complete Canadian SVDP reports from Brazil

From Saturday... Saturday was an amazing day! In the morning, there was no Catechesis, so many of us caught up on some much needed sleep! After we all got ready we headed to the mall to get lunch. Due to the nice weather, they had the top patio open for people to take...

WYD by the numbers…

After a highly successful event, organizers for World Youth Day in Brazil released final attendance tallies, with two of the days surpassing the 3 million mark... representing 175 countries. In all over 3.5 million pilgrims took part in the events for WYD, even though...

Vincentians dancing at Belo Horizonte, Brazil

This video certainly demonstrates the energy.  
Bl. Frassati – SVDP “Saint on Skis”

Bl. Frassati – SVDP “Saint on Skis”

On 4 July, we celebrate the feast day of one of the official patrons for World Youth Day 2013 in Rio. A pipe-smoking mountaineer, Blessed Giorgio was an active member of the St. Vincent de Paul Society. In this video, noted media person Fr. Barron tells of his first...

Youth “Let us go to the poor”

Youth “Let us go to the poor”

World Youth Day in Rio will provide Vincentian Family  youth many opportunities to deepen their commitment to go the poor as Bl. Frederic Ozanam asked  his companions. The following video gives a flavor of their mission and music. The words of the video follow below...

Who’s going to Vincentian WYD in Rio?

Who’s going to Vincentian WYD in Rio?

The website http://famvin2013.com/ writes..."With great joy we share with you the registrations made up to now (Feb 2013): SSVP (NATIONAL) - 156 VOLUNTEERS-  87 JMV (INTERTACIONAL) - 50 SSVP (INTERNATIONAL) - 42  JMV (NATIONAL) - 32 DAUGHTERS OF CHARITY - 25  CM - 8...

WYD Vincentian Family Catechesis

WYD Vincentian Family Catechesis

FAMVIN 2013 is the official source for information and multimedia about the Vincentian Family Gathering in the context of World Youth Day in Rio this summer. The following "Catechesis" are now available for download. 1 “Come and see: how good it is being together as...

World Youth Day – new hub

World Youth Day – new hub

The official website for World Youth Day Rio 2013 now has another channel called "Get Ready", which is aimed at the training to youth. This portal will provide tools for meditation, information about the WYD Journey, as well as spiritual content, testimonials, weekly...

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