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Aussie, Aussie, Aussie!  Oi, Oi, Oi!
   By Mary Rose

"The crowded streets surged with excitement and friendliness. Youths talked to other youths as if they had known them all their life and begged for signitures on everything! Our faith bonded us together in Christ. "

Published in The Compass, May 8, 2009, vol. 4, issue 9
(more articles will be posted soon... page under construction...)
Local Youths Make It to Australia, Awaiting WYD

  • Article by Joe Kohn
  • Published in the Michigan Catholic, June 18, 2008
Testimonials, Guadalupe 2006

  • Read the impressions, memories and reflections of the Trailblazers who went to Guadalupe (Mexico)
  • Accumulated from our 2006 survey of alumni upon our return trip
Testimonials, Germany 2005

  • The Trailblazers presented to Fr. Ward a book of congratulations and thoughts...
  • Some of the pages of this book are transcribed here
The Word on the Street

  • About a courageous, faithful and original urban outreach of Alejandro Torres, who was one of the Directors of Trailblazers (2003-2006)
  • Article by Joe Kohn
  • Published in the Michigan Catholic in 2005
Preparing to Grow Closer to God

  • Article by Joe Kohn
  • Published in the Michigan Catholic, Summer 2005
Detroit Prepares for World Youth Day 2005 in Cologne, Germany

  • Article by Joe Kohn
  • Published in the Michigan Catholic, Spring 2004
Monica: We're 21st Century Pilgrims

  • A summary of experiences and interviews of Trailblazers pilgrims
  • World Youth Day 2002 in Toronto, Canada
Valerie on World Youth Day 2002 in Toronto

  • Published in her school paper

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