World Youth Day

Wake up and smell the coffee

José Victor Orón Semper and Daniel Bernardus van Schalkwijk | 26 August 2016 | FEATURES |  
tags: materialism, solidarity, World Youth Day
World Youth Day gives all of us a glimpse of our real priorities.

Key points from World Youth Day in Poland

Michael Cook | 4 Aug 2016 | ABOVE |  
tags: Pope Francis, World Youth Day

Murder in the parish church

Chiara Bertoglio | 27 Jul 2016 | ABOVE |  
tags: Catholic Church, ISIS, Islamic terrorism, martyrdom, martyrs, World Youth Day

Where’s the love?

Daniel Bernardus van Schalkwijk | 10 Feb 2016 | ABOVE |  
tags: anthropology, Love, philosophy, World Youth Day

Play always on the offensive!

Michael Cook | 30 July 2013 | FEATURES |  
tags: Christianity, Pope Francis, World Youth Day
After Rio, it’s clear that Christianity is not about to be consigned to the dustbin of history.

7 reasons for good cheer after Madrid

Michael Cook | 22 August 2011 | FEATURES |  
tags: Benedict XVI, World Youth Day
Who cares if the media ignored World Youth Day?

The summer of ideological downgrades

J. José Alviar | 22 August 2011 | FEATURES |  
tags: philosophy, World Youth Day
The creditworthiness of relativism, individualism, freewheeling capitalism, and materialism has slipped from AAA to CCC.

Times and climate changed with Pope’s visit

Sheila Liaugminas | 22 August 2011 | SHEILA REPORTS |  
tags: Madric 2011, Pope Benedict XVI, World Youth Day
This World Youth Day seemed different.

News media skip World Youth Day

Sheila Liaugminas | 20 August 2011 | SHEILA REPORTS |  
tags: Evangelical Catholicism, Madrid 2011, Pope Benedict XVI, social communications media, World Youth Day, young adult Catholics
And thus, one of the biggest stories on the planet right now. Certainly, the most positive and hopeful one at the moment.

Madrid, capital of youth

Carolyn Moynihan | 19 August 2011 | FEATURES |  
tags: Spain, World Youth Day
Don’t tell the BBC, but there’s over a million young Catholics in Madrid right now having a good time with the Pope.

Youth in search of inspiration

Francois Jacob | 26 July 2011 | FEATURES |  
tags: Catholic Church, UN, World Youth Day
The UN wants young people to change the world. In Madrid the Pope will ask them to change themselves.

Catholic and cool in Sydney

Michael Cook | 21 July 2008 | FEATURES |  
tags: Benedict XVI, World Youth Day
After years of being booed offstage, the curtains have again opened and God is being greeted with tumultuous applause.

Project Benedict confounds German critics

Hartwig Bouillon | 09 September 2005 | FEATURES |  
tags: World Youth Day
World Youth Day in Cologne dumbfounded a sceptical German media. Here’s how an unassuming Pope tore up their agenda.

Pope to wow them in distant aisles

Max Polak | 26 August 2005 | FEATURES |  
tags: World Youth Day
Successful World Youth Days in Cologne this year and in Sydney in 2008 could signal a revival of Christian faith in the listless West.

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