World Youth Day 2013 & other youth activities
In the summer of 2013 Carmelites took part in WYDRio2013, and associated events elsewhere, as reported by our news service.
'Carmeltrek' to Madrid for World Youth Day - August 2011
A group of young people associated with the British Province of Carmelites made a pilgrimage to Madrid in August 2011 as part of World Youth Day (WYD). A special Carmelite Day was held to gather together young people linked to the Carmelite Family around the world. For a report please click here.
Brightlights Festival for Catholic Young Adults - July 2011
The Brightlights youth festival was held at Aylesford Priory between 1st and 3rd July 2011. For a report on the event click here.
In July 2010 some 200 young people associated with the Carmelite Order across Europe gathered in Rome for an event dubbed the 'Pilgrimage of Hope', reflecting on the future of Carmel. Materials linked to this event are listed below:
- News report on the opening of the Pilgrimage
- News report on the closing of the Pilgrimage
- Report from the British Province coordinator
- The Pilgrimage of Hope website
- Roy Scivyer: Pilgrimage of Hope report
Opening video of the Pilgrimage of Hope
Song of the Pilgrimage of Hope
Final video of the Pilgrimage of Hope