Leave a mark, Pope Francis tells young Australians at World Youth Day vigil IMAGE World Youth Day 2016

Leave a mark, Pope Francis tells young Australians at World Youth Day vigil

August 01, 2016 Aoife Connors

More than 3,000 young people from across Australia and half of the Australian Catholic bishops joined Pope Francis for a prayer vigil at Campus Misericordiae, Kraków on Saturday 30 July as part of World Youth Day 2016.

RAY COLLINS: World Youth Day Pilgrimage Update - 1 August IMAGE Opinion & Comment

RAY COLLINS: World Youth Day Pilgrimage Update - 1 August

August 01, 2016 Comments Ray Collins

One of my lasting memories of the 2008 World Youth Day was the sense of joy that existed both in our diocese and in Sydney during the week long celebrations there. I distinctly recall two runners on their lunchtime jog through Hyde Park commenting on the atmosphere created by the "invasion" of hundreds of thousands of young people from across the world.

WORLD YOUTH DAY BLOG: Pilgrimage day 11 green group IMAGE World Youth Day 2016

WORLD YOUTH DAY BLOG: Pilgrimage day 11 green group

July 27, 2016 Renata Powell

Maitland-Newcastle pilgrims depart for Poland on day 11.

World Youth Day is a catalyst for renewal in youth ministry, Australian bishops say IMAGE World Youth Day 2016

World Youth Day is a catalyst for renewal in youth ministry, Australian bishops say

July 27, 2016 Comments Aoife Connors

World Youth Day in Sydney changed the landscape of youth ministry nationally, the Australian bishops said today during a national gathering of Australian pilgrims currently participating at World Youth Day (WYD) events in Krakow, Poland.

WORLD YOUTH DAY BLOG: Pilgrimage day 11 purple group IMAGE World Youth Day 2016

WORLD YOUTH DAY BLOG: Pilgrimage day 11 purple group

July 26, 2016 Joanne Isaac

Maitland-Newcastle pilgrims visit Pompeii and depart for Poland on day 11.

WORLD YOUTH DAY BLOG: Pilgrimage day 10 IMAGE World Youth Day 2016

WORLD YOUTH DAY BLOG: Pilgrimage day 10

July 26, 2016 Joanne Isaac

Maitland-Newcastle pilgrims walk in the footsteps of saints, all in the ancient city of Rome on day 10.

WORLD YOUTH DAY BLOG: Pilgrimage day 9 IMAGE World Youth Day 2016

WORLD YOUTH DAY BLOG: Pilgrimage day 9

July 26, 2016 Joanne Isaac

Maitland-Newcastle pilgrims visit Rome on day 9.

RAY COLLINS: World Youth Day Pilgrimage Update IMAGE Opinion & Comment

RAY COLLINS: World Youth Day Pilgrimage Update

July 25, 2016 Comments Ray Collins

The World Youth Day pilgrims from the Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle have completed the first leg of their pilgrimage and depart for Kraków in Poland today.