Rio - WYD 2013

December, 2013

“After a long stormy night spent in Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament, hearing the preaching of the Pope and fellowship, a sea of young Catholics from around the world stood still in the abandoned airfield in Cuatro Vientos, Spain at the final Mass celebrated by Pope Benedict XVI. Groups of young people waving their bright green and yellow Brazilian flags cheered proudly as the Shepherd announced that the next World Youth Day would take place on the shores of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, the theme to be taken from the Gospel according to St. Matthew “Go and make disciples of all nations”.

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JY Newsletter December 2013


Rio - WYD 2013