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Texas Catholic Herald Story on World Youth Day Features UST Pilgrim Joe Bedell

The group that I went with was a group of nine students and alumni fromUniversity of St. Thomas headed by Father Mike Buentello and Sister Damien Marie. Father Mike and Sister Damien came up with the idea about going to … Continue reading

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World Youth Day Photo SlideShow

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To the End of the World and Back Again

On Friday we enjoyed a lovely day at Cape Finisterre with lots of beaches and mountains and cliffs – it truly was gorgeous. Now we are back in Santiago and have two days left until we depart for Granada and WYD. … Continue reading

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Where in the world are we? Santiago, that’s where!

“We made it to Santiago and we were early enough for the pilgrimage mass at noon. They had a huge thurible and swung it the length of the cathedral. The Cardinal of South Africa was there and celebrated Mass and … Continue reading

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Update from Joe

“Hi this is Joe Bedell I just wanted to give yall an update we are currently in Melide we love the landscape here after waking up at  5, while we were hiking we were able to see a blanket of … Continue reading

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Please Pray for Clarissa!

“Unfortunately, Clarissa Krajewski, our one “off-site” pilgrim, will be unable to attend the pilgrimage with us.  On the way to the airport to fly from Michigan to Houston to join the UST pilgrims, Clarissa and her mother were in an … Continue reading

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Leaving on a Jetplane!

While on the Camino, the UST pilgrims will have to carry with them everything they packed. Some of the students, including Mayra, had to leave behind clothing to lose some weight – the first of many learning experiences to come! … Continue reading

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…And the Journey Begins

The University of St. Thomas World Youth Day pilgrims depart today for Oviedo, Spain!  Their lengthy journey of nearly 24 hours will take them by plane from Houston to Newark, New Jersey to Madrid and then by train to Oviedo … Continue reading

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Meet Mayra Morales

ANY CHARACTER HERE Name:                           Mayra Alejandra Morales Major:                           Int’l Studies, Spanish UST Classification:   Senior, Class of … Continue reading

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Meet Blue Secatero

ANY CHARACTER HERE ANY CHARACTER HERE Name:                         Blue Secatero Age:                             23 Major:                        Biology ANY CHARACTER HERE ANY CHARACTER HERE ANY CHARACTER HERE “I … Continue reading

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