In July 2016,Catholic youth from around the world descended on Kraków, Poland, for World Youth Day. These pilgrims traveled in the footsteps of St. John Paul II and other great saints of Kraków, like Saint Faustina and Maximilian Kolbe, to discover the rich heritage of their Catholic faith.
This poignant and inspirational film captures the World Youth Day experience like never before. Follow youth on their journey with Pope Francis, hear their personal testimonies, and experience with them them the inspiring highlights in the Mercy Center at Tauron Arena Kraków.
World Youth Day Krakow: A Pilgrimage of Mercy reveals the essential truth of World Youth Day—that amid hundreds of thousands of young people breaking out in prayer, song and dance, behind the panoply of joyful exuberance and festive celebration, young minds are discovering an appreciation for the Universal Church, and young hearts are being transformed by the Gospel.
It includes exclusive footage of the Night of Mercy Youth Festival, featuring music from popular Catholic artists Matt Maher and Audrey Assad, and a powerful spiritual reflection by Bishop Robert Barron. Plus a Religious Freedom Panel discussion led by George Wiegel, with other Catholic leaders.