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WYD pilgrims take a photo with Archbishop Gordon and a life size cardboard cut-out of Pope Francis at the session. Photo: Renée Smith

By Renée Smith, rsmith.camsel@rcpos.org

Some of the Panama World Youth Day pilgrims met at Archbishop’s House on February 22 for a sharing and post-mortem session of WYD 2019.World Youth Day Panama took place from January 22–27 with over 50 persons representing the Archdiocese of Port of Spain.

At Archbishop’s House, Archbishop Jason Gordon and the Episcopal Delegate for Youth, Taresa Best dialogued with the young people to gain feedback and look at ways for improving the organisation of WYD pilgrimages in future.The majority of the group were young adults, no older than 25 years old, who shared how they spiritually and physically prepared for WYD. The session also found them writing down the pains and joys experienced during the journey.

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