A group of youngsters from St. Benedict Parish, Shatin and Epiphany Parish, Mui Wo are gearing up to participate in the Claretian family World Youth Day organised by Polish Claretian Family as part of World Youth Day convoked by pope Francis.
|The Delegation from Hong Kong for the WYD+CF in Łódź+ Kraków 2016|
It’s a meeting of communities and environments functioning by Claretian parishes throughout the World. We are meeting a week before official inauguration of WYD to celebrate this time together. We will be visiting the most beautiful parts of Poland, pray and play together. We will experience our holy day unitedly.
"World Youth Day is a huge meeting of young people from the whole World around Christ’s Vicar. It’s one of evangelization means of the Church, which during this time gives Christ’s address for young people.” (Pope John Paul II)
The Youth group from Hong Kong will be part of a larger unit of the Claretian Youth groups coming from Taiwan, China and Japan. They have started their intensive preparations with both spiritual formation and arranging the logistics.