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The Journey

I love this teaser video for the Youth 2000 festival in Walsingham this summer – THE festival of the summer if you’re 16-30. There is more info here. This year there are LOADS of...

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Youth Evangelisation

Have just returned from The Weekend of the Two Youth Retreats. Yesterday, we held a diocesan Confirmation retreat led by Youth 2000; and today, I went to Salisbury to Expression, and led a workshop. I...

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Homecoming

I’m LOVING the videos from Homecoming, the Youth 2000 new year’s retreat. They really capture the joy, intimacy, mercy, and peace of encountering Jesus…

It’s been ten years… 4

It’s been ten years…

One evening this week I was in my sister’s kitchen as we prepared supper and suddenly realised the knee-high boots I was wearing were ten years old… Yes! I actually bought them when I...

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Fresh Experience of Conversion

One of the things I do in my spare time is serve on the leadership team of Youth 2000 (ha ha, I know – normal people take up zumba or buy nice things from...

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New Year Youth Retreat

Here are some photos from our new year youth retreat – it seems a long time ago now, but there is still lots of excitement about it on Facebook… Here’s a taster from this...

Happy New Yes… 3

Happy New Yes…

On New Year’s Day, the Youth 2000 retreat sadly (and exhaustingly!) came to an end. The four days were heavily laden with the grace and glory of God; for many, many young people it...

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New Year Retreat

This is the enormous pile of over 250 personal invitations which were sent out to all the lucky 16 to 25 year olds in our parish! 🙂 Every year between Christmas and the New...

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Peer Ministry

One thing I have learnt through my involvement with Youth 2000 is that nothing works better than young people evangelising young people. This was how my own conversion happened. My parents could have told...

Media Coverage of World Youth Day 2

Media Coverage of World Youth Day

You know I am a big fan of Fr Robert Barron and Word on Fire, and what he has to say about the mainstream media simply ‘not getting’ World Youth Day is insightful. World...

“Humanity is loved by God!…” 0

“Humanity is loved by God!…”

…This very simple yet profound proclamation is owed to humanity by the Church.”   This line is from a document issued by the Pontifical Council for the Family in 1995, The Truth and Meaning...