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Jesus Christ: His Mission and Ministry (Second Edition)

Chapter 8: Pope Francis Draws Huge Crowds for World Youth Day


Pope Francis Draws Huge Crowds for World Youth Day

Film Focus: In this news report for CBS News, the reporter delves into the experience of World Youth Day and the reasons so many young Catholics like to attend the event.

Text Focus: Page 271

Discussion Questions:

  1. What have you heard about World Youth Days beyond your experience in this class?
  2. How do World Youth Days accentuate the Church’s universal nature?
  3. Why do you think the pope is always the central attraction at World Youth Days? What besides his personality makes this so?
  4. What would be some reasons that you would want to attend a future World Youth Day?

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