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New York Encounter 2015

NYE 2015: Sunday, Day 3

US, UK and MoreStephen Sanchez

Cardinal Sean O'Malley, the impact of Msgr. Giussani's life on different lives, social media and the human face, and more on the third day of the New York Encounter.

Cardinal O'Malley greets a family at New York Encounter. Photo by Emily Marsolek
Dancers perform as Adam and Eve. Photo by Brenda Abdelmesih

Adam Danced

US, UK and MoreEmily Ronan

The legend of Adam's Dance was performed by the Creative Outlet Dance Theater of Brooklyn at the 2015 New York Encounter. Music was composed by Jonathan Fields and dance was choreographed by Jamel Gaines.

Jonathan Fields. Photo by Brenda Abdelmesih
New York Encounter exhibit on Msgr. Giussani and Communion and Liberation. Photo by Maria Ramos

NYE 2015: Saturday, Day 2

US, UK and MoreStephen Sanchez

The search for identity and individual rights, Communion and Liberation's 60th-anniversary documentary, the "self" in American films, and more on the second day of the 2015 New York Encounter.

(L-R) John Witte, Marta Cartabia and Jennifer Nedelsky.
Timothy Shriver. Photo by Jude Severson

The Gift of Disability

US, UK and MoreVincent Petruccelli

"To be fully human is to welcome the other who is different." Cardinal Sean O'Malley, Timothy Shriver and Jean Vanier speak on identity and disability at the 2015 New York Encounter.

(L-R) Cardinal Sean O'Malley, Barbara Gagliotti and Timothy Shriver.
Cardinal Timothy Dolan at the 2015 New York Encounter. Photo by Emily Marsolek

Three Questions with Cardinal Dolan

EncountersStephen Sanchez

Cardinal Timothy Dolan addresses Pope Francis' upcoming United States visit and young people in the Catholic Church in an interview at the 2015 New York Encounter.

New York Encounter attendees visit an exhibit. Photo by Maria Ramos

NYE 2015: Friday, Day 1

US, UK and MoreStephen Sanchez

A tribute to the late Msgr. Lorenzo Albacete, old spirituals, and more on the first day of the 2015 New York Encounter.

New York Encounter visitors arrive at the Metropolitan Pavillion.
The Millennial Experience. Photo by Maria Ramos

The Millennial Experience

US, UK and MoreStephen Sanchez

Over the past year, Jonathan Ghaly and 80 other young adults across the US created an exhibit on the experience of the “Millennial.” We publish an interview with Ghaly in which he discusses the process behind the Millennial exhibit.

Cardinal Sean O'Malley visits the Millennial exhibit. Photo by Emily Marsolek
Jesus Blessing the Children. Wikimedia Commons

Prodigal Sons

WorldPaola Bergamini

The search for self and the chance to rediscover the Father. On the other end, patience and waiting. Parents, teachers, and young people share their experiences of a love that says not “Get out,” but “Go,” just as in the parable.