WORLD YOUTH DAY BLOG: Pilgrimage day 8 IMAGE World Youth Day 2016

WORLD YOUTH DAY BLOG: Pilgrimage day 8

July 23, 2016 Joanne Isaac

Maitland-Newcastle pilgrims follow in the footsteps of Saints to Cascia on day 8.

WORLD YOUTH DAY BLOG: Pilgrimage days 6-7 IMAGE World Youth Day 2016

WORLD YOUTH DAY BLOG: Pilgrimage days 6-7

July 22, 2016 Joanne Isaac

Maitland-Newcastle pilgrims explore Siena and Assisi on days 6-7.

WORLD YOUTH DAY BLOG: Pilgrimage days 4-5 IMAGE World Youth Day 2016

WORLD YOUTH DAY BLOG: Pilgrimage days 4-5

July 20, 2016 Joanne Isaac

Maitland-Newcastle pilgrims explore Padua and Milan on days 4-5.

Aussie pilgrims journey to the city of mercy IMAGE World Youth Day 2016

Aussie pilgrims journey to the city of mercy

July 18, 2016 Comments Aoife Connors

Thousands of Aussie pilgrims are departing from Australia over the coming days to join with millions of youth from around the world as they meet with Pope Francis in Krakow, Poland for the 2016 World Youth Day (WYD).

WORLD YOUTH DAY BLOG: Pilgrimage days 1-3 IMAGE World Youth Day 2016

WORLD YOUTH DAY BLOG: Pilgrimage days 1-3

July 18, 2016 Joanne Isaac

Thursday 14 July had been looming large in the minds of the 71 diocesan WYD pilgrims for some time. We had gathered numerous times to prepare for this journey and suddenly the day that had seemed so far away was here.

RAY COLLINS: A message from the Pilgrim in Venice IMAGE Opinion & Comment

RAY COLLINS: A message from the Pilgrim in Venice

July 18, 2016 Comments Ray Collins

Welcome back after what has been I trust a very enjoyable break. As always, a very busy term awaits us all.

Students begin their World Youth Day journey IMAGE Catholic Schools

Students begin their World Youth Day journey

July 14, 2016 Alyssa Faith

This morning, 16 students from the schools of the Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle diocese began their World Youth Day (WYD) journey.

Counting down to World Youth Day 2016! IMAGE World Youth Day 2016

Counting down to World Youth Day 2016!

July 11, 2016 Tracey Edstein

The diocese’s 71 World Youth Day pilgrims’ countdown to departure is reaching fever pitch with ‘D Day’ on Thursday 14 July. For 27 days, pilgrims – spanning a broad age range – will walk in the footsteps of the saints and then make their way to Krakow. Here they will join thousands of pilgrims from all over the world in welcoming Pope Francis and eagerly listening to his words.