Gift Overflowing, A World Transformed
at Youth Day 2002!

Thursday, February 14, 2002

8:30 a.m. Morning Music


see YD 2001 photos

Youth Day 2002 starts with a welcome from our Youth Emcees and the musical talents of Sarah Hart, Steve Angrisano, Tom Booth and Vince Nims.
9:00 a.m. Opening Session


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Our opening event, featuring the gifts of youth from across the Archdiocese, welcomes the words and wisdom of Fr. Tony Ricard from New Orleans, Louisiana. Fr. Tony is Pastor/Parochial Administrator for two New Orleans parishes – Our Lady Star of the Sea and St. Philip the Apostle. Fr. Tony will remind us that our  Overflowing Gifts, can Transform a World.

 

9:45 a.m. Morning Workshops


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Immediately following the Opening Session,  participants will be able to attend the first of their ticketed workshops listed on the following pages. There are many great speakers from which to choose, most of which will be repeated in the afternoon.
11:00 a.m. Liturgy

 
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Cardinal Roger Mahony will preside at the liturgy in the Arena, with music provided by youth from different parish/school choirs from across the Archdiocese, all under the direction of Ed Archer from St. Monica’s Parish in Santa Monica. Our concurrent second liturgy, taking place in Hall B, will have Fr. Tony Ricard (at right) from New Orleans presiding and featuring music from St. John Eudes Contemporary Choir from Chatsworth, Calif., under the direction of Dan Houze.
12:15 p.m. Lunch


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Catch up with old friends or make some new ones while eating lunch together. Also, check out the great lunchtime entertainment provided by "Exodus" from Archbishop Mitty High School in San Jose, Calif.
1:30 p.m. Afternoon Workshops Here’s a second chance to hear from among our great choice of  speakers.
2:45 p.m. Rally


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Youth Day 2002 comes to an end with entertainment by our great entertainers of the day as well as many youth from across the Archdiocese. Two rallies (one in the Arena and one in Hall B) will help us to take the message of the day home to share with others.
3:30 p.m. Dismissal  

Youth Day 2002 Workshops

Session

Title

Speaker

A

The Great Adventure!

Steve Angrisano

B

Intimacy: No One-Night Stand

Bob Bartlett

C

Service Worth Remembering

Thomas J. Bright

D

Finding Guides for the Journey

Ann Marie Eckert

F

What is "Family" Anyway?

Jerry Goebel

G

How Do You Spell "God"?

Rev. Msgr. Thomas A. Hartman & Rabbi Marc A. Gellman

H

silence.com

HealthWorks

K

Called To Be "Bridges" for Young People

Reinardo “Rey” Malave

M

Dealing with Grief and Healing a Loss

Robert J. McCarty

N

Life is Not a Costume Party

Michael Patin

O

Dead Man Walking -- The Journey

Sr. Helen Prejean

R

Checking Your Caller ID

Rev. R. Tony Ricard

S

Like a Mustard Seed

J. Thomas Sparough


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