Lahore Archbishop leading Pakistani delegation to WYD
An 11-person delegation from Pakistan is participating in next week’s World Youth Day in Krakow, Poland, July 25 to 31. The group headed by Archbishop Sebastian Shaw of Lahore is leaving on Sunday. The delegation includes Pervez Roderick, secretary of the National Association of Catholic Youth, four priests and five youth leaders. Roderick told AsiaNews that one of the boys will be holding the Pakistani flag at opening ceremony, another will share the experience of being a youth in Pakistan during a session, while a priest from Faisalabad diocese will be one of those concelebrating at the Pope’s concluding mass.