World Youth Day 2013 in Rio
Posted on 05. Sep, 2013, in Young peopleNo Comments
“Go and make disciples of all nations” (Mt 28: 19).
A note from Pope Francis: “This is the great missionary mandate that Christ gave the whole Church, and today, two thousand years later, it remains as urgent as ever. This mandate should resound powerfully in your hearts. The year of preparation for the gathering in Rio coincides with the Year of Faith, which began with the Synod of Bishops devoted to “The New Evangelization for the Transmission of the Christian Faith”. I am happy that you too, dear young people, are involved in this missionary outreach on the part of the whole Church. To make Christ known is the most precious gift that you can give to others.” 165 young Irish people attended the World Youth Day in Rio. Conor Deane speaks with Maria Keaveny and Fiona Hodge who had a very joyful experience during their time in Brazil.
In: “Ok so I am joined here with …”
Out: “…maybe we could take a million.”
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