Pilgrims

August 19, 2013

Pope Francis Warns Christians Against ‘Decorative’ Faith

‘To follow Jesus requires renunciation of evil, of egoism, and choosing good, truth, justice,” the Pope told crowds.

October 7, 2011

SDG Reviews 'The Way'

Martin Sheen and Emilio Estevez travel the ancient pilgrimage route together and finish their journey of faith with a flourish.

August 25, 2011

Pope: WYD Pilgrims Are 'Precious Gift Which Gives Hope for the Future of the Church'

Holy Father also announced themes for next World Youth Days. Theme for Brazil in 2013: ‘Go and make disciples of all peoples.’

August 22, 2011

WYD Madrid 2011 Encouraged Youth 'Built Up in Jesus Christ'

More coverage of the blessed events: Pilgrims' faith grew, the Pope heard confessions, and St. John of Avila declared a doctor of the Church.

August 19, 2011

Catholic Madrid Will Awe World Youth Day Pilgrims

Highlights include centuries-old churches and world's highest chapel. Aug. 14 issue feature.

August 17, 2011

Why We Wanted to Go to World Youth Day

Before heading to Madrid, young pilgrims express excitement about taking part in the faith-filled festivities. Aug. 14 issue feature.

August 16, 2011

Opening Mass Welcomes Pilgrims to WYD

Day 2 in Madrid: What an incredible, amazing day!

August 15, 2011

YouCat Goes to World Youth Day

WYD pilgrims receive the new youth catechism in Madrid. Aug. 14 print edition feature.

August 12, 2011

Madrid Preps for World Youth Day

WYD 2011’s executive director offers a preview of upcoming events. Aug. 14 issue feature.