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Saturday, July 30, 2016
Wow over 1000 Youth in War zone Aleppo, Syria gather for #WorldYouthDay events with Joy! SHARE the Video!
Many youth are unable to attend World Youth Day. This is especially true for those from war-torn Aleppo, Syria, They have therefore, hosted their own WYD simultaneously with Poland.
This video shows the heroic joy of 1200 Syrian youth who are simultaneously meeting with young people in Krakow from July 29-30. The youth at this event and presiding priests and bishops sent a special greeting to Pope Francis in Poland. They are full of joy regardless of the evils they face every day due to the war.
The WYD event is at the Saint Matilde Church of the Salesians. They are celebrating the Eucharist, confessions and catechesis on mercy. The Holy Door of the church was also opened for this event.
They have a special theme title: "Move the Heart.”