Diocesan Youth Fiesta

Diocesan Youth Fiesta

 

The Youth Commission of the Archdiocese of Durban held its 7th Diocesan Youth Fiesta at St Anthony Parish in Durban on Saturday 12thMay 2012 from 09h00 to 15h00. The main aim of the Fiesta is to educate and bring awareness to young people ‘the Catholic way’.  About 650 young people attended.

The day involved Scripture, Liturgy, Praise, Worship, Adoration, etc.  Sessions were held on “Self knowledge – Who am I?” and “Youth in the Church and in the community”.  Participants were given the choice of attending a session either in English or IsiZulu.   There was also an open forum where young people could put questions to a panel of priests which included Cardinal Napier, Fr Peter Lafferty, Fr. Issac Khanyile and Fr Aaron Gabela.  The day ended with Mass with the message:  “Go Make Disciples of All Nations” Mt. 28:19