Monday, July 18, 2016

Many about to journey to Krakow for World Youth Day

Archdiocese of Vancouver will send one of Canada's largest delegations
Caption: Staff at the John Paul II Centre rejoice with some of the pilgrims preparing to go to Krakow.
Millions of pilgrims from around the world will flood the streets of Krakow, Poland, July 25-31 for World Youth Day. About 3,750 of them will be Canadians. For full story see The B.C. Catholic website.

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Refugee numbers climb to 65 million
Caption: A 17-year-old refugee from Eritrea smiles while playing soccer on a street in Rome July 14. Several refugees who live on the street said they were planning to head north to countries such as France and Germany. CNS photo / Paul Haring.
It's only a number, but 65.3 million for Martin Mark is heart-breaking. For full story see The B.C. Catholic website.

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