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April 18, 2000


Students from Cardinal Dougherty High School will represent the youth of the entire Archdiocese of Philadelphia in remembering the tragedy last April 20th at Columbine High School in Littleton, Colorado. The students will gather for a brief prayer service remembering the victims, their friends and families. The prayer service will be followed by the formation of a human "peace sign" on the school athletic field. The event will take place on

Wednesday, April 19, 2000
11:00 a.m. - Prayer Service in School Auditorium
11:30 a.m. - Peace Symbol Formation - Athletic Field
Cardinal Dougherty High School
6301 N. Second Street

In the Jubilee Year 2000, the main focus of the youth ministry in the Archdiocese is to create peacemakers. In an effort to seek God's strength and blessings to promote peace, more than 2000 youth of the Archdiocese will rally at Gwynedd-Mercy College to make personal pledges to become peacemakers in the world at an outdoor summer overnight gathering from July 22 - July 23.

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Marie Kelly
Associate Director

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