WYD 2016 in Poland? Here’s what one bishop wants you to know

Richard SontagChurch News, Upcoming Pilgrimages, World Youth Day

(By Matt Hadro, CNA/EWTN News).- For those pilgrims thinking about participating in World Youth Day 2016 in Krakow, Poland, Bishop Frank Caggiano has a message: It will be worth the sacrifice. The Bridgeport prelate, who is serving as World Youth Day Liason for the U.S. bishops, acknowledged that attending the global gathering in Poland next summer will have a cost – … Read More

Official hymn of World Youth Day 2016 in Krakow released

WebmasterChurch News, World Youth Day

“Blessed are the merciful, for they will receive mercy” – the official hymn of XXXI World Youth Day Krakow 2016 was released and is available to watch on YouTube.  Check it out below! Additonally, view our flyers about Tekton Minstries’ Catholic pilgrimages departing from Indianapolis, IN and Rapid City, SD. The World Youth Day Local Organizing Committee is hard at work planning … Read More

New World Youth Day 2016 (WYD2016) logo unveiled with explanation and accompanying prayer

WebmasterChurch News, World Youth Day

  (VIS) – In a press conference held this morning the metropolitan archbishop of Krakow, Cardinal Stanislaw Dziwisz, presented the logo and official prayer for the 31st World Youth Day.   Three elements are combined in the symbolism of the logo: the place, the main protagonists , and the theme of the celebration. The logo of the 2016 World Youth … Read More