PILGRIMAGE DETAILS

Pre-Pilgrimage Events

Please save the date for the following pre-pilgrimage events:

Diocesan World Youth Day Mass with His Excellency Bishop Douglas Crosby who will provide a Blessing and commissioning to the World Youth Day Pilgrims and their families at the Cathedral of Christ the King Hamilton.

Registration coming soon.

Full Day Pilgrimage Meeting with all International Pilgrims – Mount Mary Retreat Centre, Ancaster


Registration coming soon.

Full Day Marian Retreat with all International Pilgrims – Mount Mary Retreat Centre, Ancaster

Registration coming soon.

World Youth Day
2023 Itinerary

Please note, this itinerary is subject to change.

28th

OF JULY 2023

DEPART CANADA

29th

OF JULY 2023

ARRIVAL IN LISBON and DEPARTURE FOR FATIMA

30th

OF JULY 2023

DAY IN FATIMA

31st

OF JULY 2023

DEPART FATIMA FOR LISBON

1st

OF AUGUST 2023

OPENING MASS and OFFICIAL WELCOME TO WYD

2nd

OF AUGUST 2023

CATECHESIS AND YOUTH CULTURAL FESTIVAL

3rd

OF AUGUST 2023

CATECHESIS, CULTURAL FESTIVAL, and WELCOME OF POPE FRANCIS

4th

OF AUGUST 2023

CATECHESIS, CULTURAL FESTIVAL and STATIONS OF THE CROSS

5th

OF AUGUST 2023

YOUTH PILGRIMAGE AND EVENING VIGIL WITH THE POPE

6th

OF AUGUST 2023

CLOSING MASS WITH POPE FRANCIS

7th

OF AUGUST 2023

DEPART LISBON for CANADA    

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