What was the theme for WYD in Rio in 2013?

2020-09-24 by No Comments

What was the theme for WYD in Rio in 2013?

Go and make disciples of all nations
World Youth Day 2013

Date July 23, 2013- July 28, 2013
Location Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Coordinates 22°58′1″S 43°10′50″W
Type Youth festival
Theme Go and make disciples of all nations” (Mt 28:19)

What was the theme of 2013 World Youth Day?

Youth Migration: Moving Development Forward
To celebrate the day, the Focal Point on Youth of the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA) organized the official United Nations event at the United Nations Headquarters on 12 August 2013. This year’s theme of International Youth Day was Youth Migration: Moving Development Forward.

What is the purpose of WYD?

The first World Youth Day, held on Palm Sunday in Rome, had the goal of assuring young Catholics of their capacity to perpetuate the church’s traditions, spirituality, and work within the world.

Where was World Youth Day 2013 held?

Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
World Youth Day 2013/Location

What is full form of WYD?

Wyd is a texting and internet acronym that stands for What (are) you doing? or What (would) you do?

What was the theme of the last WYD?

World Youth Day (WYD) is an event for young people organized by the Catholic Church that was initiated by Pope John Paul II in 1985….

Date Theme
25 March 2018 Do not be afraid, Mary, for you have found favour with God (Lk 1:30)
5 April 2020 Young man, I say to you, arise! (Lk 7:14)

Who is invited to WYD?

Young adults are especially invited (while in the U.S. “youth” is often associated with adolescents, it is more commonly used to identify college/20-somethings internationally). Youth under 18 must be under the guidance of a chaperone. Target age for WYD internationally: 18-35.

What is the history of a WYD?

World Youth Day was created by Pope John Paul II after large turnouts at the 1984 Jubilee of Young People and the 1985 gathering for the International Year of Youth in Rome. It is celebrated every two to three years with a large international gathering, and on off years, there is a smaller celebration in Rome.

What is the date of World Youth Day?

August 12
Every year, International Youth Day is observed on August 12. On this day, governments and citizens across the world come together to recognise and bring attention to the problems faced by the youth.

What does WYDD mean?

It stands for “what you doing daddy”. Or “ What you doing darling”