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WYD Krakow 2016

CLICK HERE to see a proposed itinerary.

CLICK HERE for the Dube Travel 2016 World Youth Day Pilgrimage Reservation Agreement

Informational Webinar

Even though July 2016 seems far off, the time to start planning for WYD is now! Please join the diocese and Chris Dube from Dube Travel as we go over the itinerary planned for the diocesan group and information on Poland, Krakow and the amazing saints we will encounter there, including JPII! Space is limited.

Date: Tuesday, November 4, 2014
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM EST
CLICK HERE to reserve your Webinar seat now.

After registering you will receive a confirmation e-mail containing information about joining the Webinar.

System Requirements for PC-based attendees
Required: Windows® 8, 7, Vista, XP or 2003 Server

System Requirements for Mac®-based attendees
Required: Mac OS® X 10.6 or newer

System Requirements for Mobile attendees
Required: iPhone®, iPad®, Android™ phone or Android tablet

About World Youth Day Krakow

The Goals of WYD:

  • A moving and sanctifying pilgrimage in faith
  • An experience of the power of the Holy Spirit to strengthen the faith of our young people
  • Rediscover the centrality of the Word and Sacrament
  • Enable pilgrims to be witnesses to Christ
  • To provide “An encounter with Jesus Christ, His Spirit and His Church.” JP2

Who can attend?

  • Sixteen years of age at time of departure
  • “Each minor (aged 16 & 17) must have an adult responsible for them in Krakow” -USCCB
  • Minors must have extensive permission forms

Why WYD Krakow?

  • Amazing country of Poland and great pilgrimage sites
  • Powerhouse of Saints: St. Maximilian Kolbe, St. Faustina, Blessed John Paul II,
  • Focus on Divine Mercy
  • Celebration of WYD (30th Anniversary)

Direct Questions to Mae Edwards at maedwards@rcbm.org.

2014-2015 High School Retreats 

The Diocesan Youth Ministry Office has teamed up with Rivier University’s Office of Campus Ministry to offer day-long retreats for high school students in the diocese.

Retreats are designed for 9th and 10th graders.

Rivier students and staff will facilitate the day, which will include a celebration of the Eucharist.


November 2, 2014
February 8, 2015
March 22, 2015

Location: Rivier University, Dion Center Reception Room
Time: 9:15 a.m. registration, 9:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. program. Lunch will be included.

CLICK HERE to download more information and a registration form.

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Contact Us 

For more information, please contact:
Mary-Anne (Mae) Edwards
Director of Youth, Young Adult and College Campus Ministry
(603) 663-0133

Diocese of Manchester
The Catholic Church in New Hampshire

153 Ash Street, Box 310
Manchester, NH 03105-0310
(603) 669-3100
Fax: (603) 669-0377

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