The team recently visited Krakow to check up on final preparations ahead of World Youth Day this summer.
Yesterday, we held the first of a new initiative called The Summit.
Phil reviews a lovely day in Welwyn Garden City at the Focolare Centre for Unity.
We had the opportunity to talk to Katharina about her book, “The Spirit of WYD”, as well as her experiences of World Youth Day and what we can look forward to in Poland this summer.
More than 350 events at 70 venues in and around Krakow will take place during the Youth Festival being held as part of World Youth Day.
Phil reflects on last Saturday’s training day for youth workers in the diocese.
Over the next few days, Poland will be celebrating the jubilee of the 1050th anniversary of its Baptism.
Several thousand people will work to operate food-service zones for pilgrims, according to Fr. Bogdan Kordula, director of Caritas Krakow.
The Pope will be visiting Jasna Gora, which Westminster will be visiting too during its time in Poland.
Phil reflects on the growing excitement ahead of this summer’s blockbuster pilgrimage.