Where is World Youth Day this year?



By Ilona Kauremszky

Q: Where is World Youth Day this year?

A: The 20th anniversary of World Youth Day is scheduled August 16-21, 2005 and will take place in Cologne, Germany. According to the World Youth Day web site, Pope Benedict XVI is set to deliver mass to an estimated 800,000 youth from around the world in the Archdiocese of Cologne.

There is a handy schedule of the events, which you can download directly from the site at www.wyd2005.org.

There is no fixed registration deadline for individuals but groups must register by June 1.


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