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Catholic Pilgrimages for Youth and Young Adults

Trailblazers Pilgrimage - Past Events
    Sydney, Australia - World Youth Day XXIII, 2008
        15th-20th July 2008, Sydney (Australia)
        Theme: "You will receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you; and you will be my witnesses (Acts 1,8)

Photo Galleries of WYD 2008

  • We have SO MUCH material to share, it's STILL under construction...
  • 20 Photo Galleries
  • 4747 Great Photos
Movie 1 - Slide show of the whole trip

  • Powerful memories for the youth who met the Pope "Down Under"
  • Link opens Windows Media Player, and show will download and start playing right away
  • Time 45:56
  • Includes Teresa Tomeo's interview of a handful of our pilgrims on Ave Maria Radio (at about 26:20)
Movie 2 - Interviews of the Pilgrims about WYD

  • In the simple manner in which young people express themselves,
    see what they have to say about God, Catholicism and their own experience
  • Time 23:08
  • This (as movie #1) was made by our own young pilgrims - good work, Trailblazers!
Promotional Materials

  • Outstanding artwork by Annie, an alumna of our 2006 pilgrimage
  • Images of the Holy Spirit, because of the Theme of WYD 2008
  • See the brochure: Open the .pdf files (both about 1MB, may take a bit of a moment to load...). They open in a new window.
Organizational Materials

Spiritual Life


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Editor of The Compass -
Virginia: Senior editor of The Compass -
Amy: Trailblazers Secretary-
Father Paul Ward: Trailblazers Director -
(248) 722-5808     *
Mailing Address: Trailblazers, WYD, Inc., 13770 Gratiot Ave., Detroit, MI 48205