Father Piotr, parish priest in Beer Sheba, accompanied the youth of Desert Flower to Poland and he remembers the moving meetings of the youth with their counterparts from Iraq.

On Thursday, August 4, 2016, the youth of Desert Flower landed in Israel after the trip to Poland. Benny, seminarian in the Vicariate, reports.

On Sunday, July 31, 2016, the youth participated in the mass with Pope Francis and then continued on, visiting other places in Poland.

On Friday, July 29, 2016, the youth of Deser Flower, who are in Cracow, prayed the Way of the Cross.

Aseel, member of Desert Flower, writes to us from Cracow about what happened on the fourth day in the city.

Benedetto, seminarian for the Saint James Vicariate, reports from Cracow on the day the youth spent there on Wednesday, July 27, 2016.

The Desert Flower youth are now staying in Cracow.

On Monday, July 25, 2016, the Desert Flower youth spent their first day in Cracow.

Father Apolinary, with the youth in Poland, has sent a few photos from the days spent in Szczecin.

The youth from the Desert Flower group, who are in Poland for WYD, are now staying in the city of Szczecin.

One of the youth reports to us on the first five days that the Desert Flower youth group spent in Gdansk.

Benny, seminarian, sent a short report on the first day of the youth of Desert Flower in Gdansk on Sunday, July 17, 2016.

The first stop of the Desert Flower youth delegation from the Hebrew speaking Catholic kehillot is Gdansk, where they arrived on Saturday, July 16, 2016.

A delegation of thirty from the Saint James Vicariate left for Poland early Saturday morning, July 16, 2016, on their way to participate in the World Youth Day.

Daniel reports on the meeting of the youth that took place on Friday and Saturday, June 17 and 18, 2016, in Jaffa.

On Saturday, May 28, 2016, a group of Filipino youth from Jerusalem and Tel Aviv met for a day of fun.

On Friday and Saturday, May 20 and 21, 2016, the members of the Desert Flower youth group gathered for a meeting in Tabgha, on the shores of the Sea of Galilee. Daniel reports:

On the Pentecost weekend, Saturday and Sunday, May 14 and 15, 2016, a number of children received first communion and adolescents and adults received confirmation in Hebrew language masses throughout the country.

A week before the children’s camp, a group of youth together with Father Apolinary and Father Roman went for a walking trip in Galilee.

On Friday and Saturday, April 15 and 16, 2016, the youth group met and continued their preparation for the summer meeting in Cracow.