Articles for World Youth Day

360 degree views of WYD venues

Unveiled for WYD in RIO viewers can actually move the camera for a 360 degree view of various venues in Rio.  This technology is exclusive to EWTN for WYD! It may take a few second to start. See also www.facebook.com/ewtnonline. From Michelle Laque Johnson

“Youth are the window through which the future enters the world”…

“The Youth are the window through which the future enter the world”... As Stated by the Holy Father, it is ideal to give opportunities to all the young people. “The youth are the window through which the future enters the world, thus presenting us with great...

250+ bishops to catechize at WYD

More than 250 bishops of different nationalities will develop and deepen the theme of World Youth Day (WYD Rio2013) during three mornings of catechesis. Selected by the Pontifical Council for the Laity (PCL), there will be stationed at a different catechesis location...

Your virtual presence at WYD?

Pope Francis says... "Even if you are not traveling to Brazil, you can still participate in WYD." With a full crowd in St. Peter's Square, Pope Francis led the Angelus prayer on Sunday afternoon. In light of his trip to Rio, the Pope asked pilgrims to pray for him and...

They’re Gearing Up!….

...for the Vincentian encounter and World Youth Day 2011 in Madrid, Spain! Thousands of young Vincentians from all over the globe will converge on Madrid tomorrow, August 11, to be welcomed by the volunteers who arrived on Monday. They have a very full schedule of...

US Bishops Launch Virtual Youth Day Pilgrimage

First-Ever Virtual Pilgrimage to World Youth Day to Assist Those ‘Staying Home’ Individuals can make a virtual pilgrimage to World Youth Day (WYD) using a social media tool developed by the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops’ (USCCB) Communications...

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