The countdown continues to August 16, the start of World Youth Day 2011 when Bishop John Noonan will lead nearly 60 people from the Diocese of Orlando to Madrid, Spain to join 1 million pilgrims from around the world. Click below to watch newly posted interviews with Bishop Noonan and one of the pilgrims who will participate in this life changing journey.
Bishop John Noonan interview:
Cheryl Schaefer interview:
Pray for our World Youth Day participants:
Friend and Lord Jesus Christ,
We pray for Pope Benedict XVI,
for the Bishops and for all those who
are preparing the next World Youth Day
We pray for our family and friends
and especially for
all the young people who will get to know you
in this encounter, thanks to the firm and joyful
testimony of the faith.