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Cancun, Witness To 300 Young People´s Missionary Spirit
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In many of the areas they came into contact with persons who spoke Mayan instead of Spanish and therefore they enriched their vocabularies with new phrases.

Señora indígena.
During Holy Week, these young people have accepted Christ´s invitation to preach the Gospel giving themselves to the marvelous work of bringing the message of Love, visiting the faithful in their homes, inviting them to the celebration of the Eucharist, to pray the rosary, the Way of the Cross and to particiapte in the sacrament of Confession.

In many of the areas they came into contact with persons who spoke Mayan instead of Spanish and therefore they enriched their vocabularies with new phrases such as "bichacaaba?" "coch Iglesia", "Dios botic", which mean, what´s your name?, let´s go to Church, and thank
Juventud Misionera
you respectively.

"We are only a few. We need generous hearts and young spirits who are willing to be Jesus´ hands, feet, eyes, and ears" Ana Perez Pliego, the local director of Youth for the Third Millennium in Cancun, told us.

Our goal for next year is to visit ten additional communities. "Christ, without really needing us, asks us, through his Vicar on earth, that we be the hope that renews the faith of America, and that we give ourselves for Christ so that the mission of evangelization reaches every area of society from the Mayan sector, to our schools, universities, workplaces, recreational facilities, and above all our families," Ana Perez pointed out.


PUBLICATION DATE: 2002-04-24


 

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