Wednesday 13th June

During the Congress week (10th-17th June 2012), many people will gather in the Royal Dublin Society (RDS) where the Congress week programme will take place.

There will be a dedicated youth space with a youth programme of events in the Royal Dublin Society from Monday 11th June until Saturday 16th June. The youth programme is suitable for young adults aged 17 and 25 but all registered pilgrims are welcome.

Come and participate in the youth programme of interactive catechesis, workshops, drama and music.

The concluding liturgy, Statio Orbis, on Sunday 17th June 2012 takes place in Croke Park.

Key to events in the youth programme Colour
Events in the youth space
Events in main Congress programme

The information below is an outline of the youth programme of events on Wednesday 13th June and is subject to change. Programme information will be updated when details for some speakers and themes are finalised.

Time Venue Language Event type Name of speaker
Get set go!

•3Rock Church of Ireland Youth Initiative
 •Net Ministries National Evangelisation Team (NET) Ireland
 •Elation Ministries, Music Youth Ministry, Ireland

•Magis Ireland, A Jesuit Young Adult Initiative, Dublin
Moyross Youth Ministry, Moyross Parish, Limerick

10.30-12.00 English Catechesis and conversation: Priesthood and Ministry in the Service of Communion

Archbishop Joseph Tobin CSsR

12.00-13.00 English Talk show: Young and On the Your Daily Life!

On the stage, three young lay people (student or worker) and three young religious will be interviewed about living their lives as Catholics.

Mr Greg Fromholz, 3Rock

Ms Christina Broderick, Carmelite Youth, Cork

Ms Maura Garrihy, Youth 2000, Catholic Comment, Elation Ministries

Fr Kevin Heery,
Diocese of Meath

Sr Margaret O'Shea ibvm, Loreto Sisters, Dublin

Mr Robert Rooney, Magis Ireland

Br Dave Twohig
O Carm, Irish Province of Carmelites

14.00-15.00 English Catechesis: Priesthood and Ministry in the Service of Communion Archbishop J Michael Miller
15.00- 16.00 English Testimony: Personal testimonies on Ministry Mrs Noreen Carroll, Foxrock Parish, Dublin

Sr Conchita McDonnell MSHR, Congregation of Religious Ireland (CORI)
16.00-17.30 Mass His Eminence Oscar Andrés, Cardinal Rodríguez-Maradiaga
Procession Papal legate


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