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By: theinfineight | August 02, 2016

Bringing the solidarity of the youth from Krakow to Parañaque


Last week was the World Youth Day 2016 and everyone had their eyes on Krakow, Poland where the event was held. Around the world, events were simultaneously held to celebrate WYD for those who couldn't make it to Poland. For example, the WYD 2016-themed event at the Tahilan Residence and Study Center.


But that's not the only event here in the Philippines that's simultaneous with the World Youth Day as the Our Lady of the Abandoned Vicariate in Parañaque hosted their local World Youth Day last July 31 - an event spearheaded by the parish's Commission on Youth.


With that, the parish's Commission on Youth released a video showing the highlights of their local World Youth Day

By: theinfineight | August 01, 2016

Last Saturday, we spent a day at the Tahilan Residence and Study Center for their talk on the World Youth Day in the morning and their launch of the UNIV Forum (that is simultaneous with other KALFI-affiliated study centers). 


Part 1: The World Youth Day Talk


Last week was the World Youth Day and with that, Tahilan decided to hold a talk simultaneously where we learned about the history of the World Youth Day. The resource person for this talk was Miss Nicey who also joined the World Youth Day in 1995 when it was held in Manila. 

 
Miss Nicey showing us videos on the history of WYD 

It was also during this talk when we found out that 2016 was not the first time that Poland hosted the World Youth Day. The first time Poland hosted the World Youth ...