Lismore/ Armidale Pilgrims at World Youth Day

August 21, 2011 8:35 am
The pilgrims from the Lismore-Armidale Diocese were the only Australians amlong the 30,000n in Valencia for Days in the Diocese.
They had travelled to the coastal city to join other pilgrims from throughout the world in preparation for WYD.
The highlight of the week was aMas celebrated by trhe Archbishop of Valencia.
The Aussies spent their nights in a College on the outskrts of Valencia. They were lucky enought to be part of a Fiesta celebrated each evening in honour of the town saint, Saint Anthony.
The pilgrims are now in Madrid attending the Vigil and Mass of the Holy Father.