Pope speaks of the peace of being in Christ’s fold; Prefect for the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith shares his vision for the Church; Speaking with organizers of World Youth Day 2013 in Rio; A look at Vatican finances; The Cross is held up as an essential symbol for the world.
Brazil’s coastline, its Sugarloaf Mountain, and the iconic “Christ the Redeemer” statue are all part of the logo World Youth Day unveiled Feb. 7 for its 2013 celebration in Rio de Janeiro. Read the full story here: http://www.catholicnewsagency.com/news/world-youth-day-organizers-unveil-brazilian-themed-logo-for-2013/
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As thunder, lightning and wind whipped through the World Youth Day prayer vigil this past August, Pope Benedict XVI was advised to leave the event three times. But he insisted that if the young people stayed, then he would too. Read the full story here: http://www.catholicnewsagency.com/news/in-the-face-of-the-storm-pope-benedict-stood-strong/
Cardinal Francis George discusses World Youth Day 2011 with host Graziano Marcheschi on the cable TV program, The Church, the Cardinal and You. This video includes the world-wide celebration in Madrid, Spain, as well as the Archdiocese of Chicago WYD event at the Our Lady of Guadalupe Shrine in Des Plaines, Illinois.
Some American’s in the streets of Madrid, Spain.