Lisbon, Portugal. The Claret Way Global Gathering reached its grand conclusion on August 7th, 2023, with a remarkable missioning mass held in Lisbon, Portugal. The event’s culmination took place a day after the missioning mass of World Youth Day, which had already set a tone of youthful enthusiasm and spiritual connection.
Throughout the Claret Way concluding event, the youth were engaged in a series of programs that fostered unity, reflection, and faith. The youth participated in a variety of activities, including common prayers, a rejuvenating retreat to nourish their spiritual journey, and the resonating Angelus prayer.
One of the highlights of the event was the group sharing sessions, where young participants openly exchanged thoughts, experiences, and aspirations, reinforcing the sense of community and solidarity. The programs also included a comprehensive evaluation session, allowing participants to reflect on their journey and provide valuable feedback for future events.
A particularly moving moment during the Claret Way concluding event was the live broadcast of the Holy Eucharist, that touched the hearts of all those present and resonated with viewers around the world.
The Claret Way journey began in Porto, Portugal, where participants gathered from the 28th to the 30th of July. The gathering then moved to the city of Lisbon, where the enthusiastic participants joined the global celebration of World Youth Day.
The Claret Way Global Gathering’s conclusion marked a remarkable coming together of young individuals from different corners of the world, united by their faith and passion for creating a more harmonious and connected world.