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Exhibit guide leads tour through the Junípero Serra exhibit. Photo by Margherita Daho

¡Siempre Adelante!

US, UK and MoreDamian Bacich

“I wish I could instill in them the great joy that I am experiencing because I believe they would urge me to go forth and never turn back.” Damian Bacich comments on the Junípero Serra exhibit at the 2016 New York Encounter.

Young woman tours the Junípero Serra exhibit. Photo by Elyssa Koren
Peter Stokman, Cristiano Ferrario and Marc Beauchamp. Photo by Emily Marsolek

From Patient to Friend

US, UK and MoreNathaniel Hurd

"The person is a mystery and my … task is to remain open." Canadian physician Marc Beauchamp shared experiences of personal relationships in the medical field at the 2016 New York Encounter.

Audience attending The True Face of Personalized Medicine. Photo by Emily Marsolek
(L-R) Peter Fields, Naomi Genuard, Margaret Laracy and Sal Petrosino. Photo by Maria Ramos

What Pixar Teaches us About Growing Up

US, UK and MoreKristin Hurd

Sal Petrosino, Peter Fields, Margaret Laracy and Naomi Genuard discussed the roles and relationship of Joy and Sadness in Pixar's "Inside Out" at the 2016 New York Encounter.

Still from Pixar's Inside Out. Photo / Flickr
(L-R) Priscilla La Porte, Fr. Peter Cameron, OP, and Joshua Stancil. Photo by Clare Kolars

The Place that God has Lead Me To

US, UK and MoreSuzanne Tanzi

The inviolable authenticity brought by suffering powerfully attests to the fact that suffering that is accompanied, faced, has eternal value." Joshua Stancil and Priscilla La Porte shared experiences of mercy and rebirth at the 2016 New York Encounter.

Audience attending Crossing to the Other Shore. Photo by Clare Kolars
(L-R) Jeffrey Sachs, Rebecca Cherico and Cardinal Sean O'Malley. Photo by Clare Kolars

Setting out on the Long Path of Renewal

US, UK and MoreDino D'agata

"The relationship between humanity, God, and nature forms one unitary whole." Cardinal Sean O'Malley, Jeffrey Sachs and Rebecca Cherico discussed Pope Francis's encyclical, "Laudato Si," at the 2016 New York Encounter.

Cardinal Sean O'Malley. Photo by Clare Kolars
Little World, Minimal Stuff at the 2016 New York Encounter

Little World, Minimal Stuff

US, UK and MoreDino D'agata

"Both artists prompted Italian culture to be open to diversity and to foreigners. They taught us how not to be afraid." Giorgio Vittadini presented the 2016 New York Encounter exhibit "Little World, Minimal Stuff" on Giovanni Guareschi and Enzo Jannacci.

New York Encounter attendees tour Little World, Minimal Stuff. Photo by Francesca Mauro
Giulio Piscitelli. Photo by Gina Lopez

Longing for the Sea ... and Leaving the Harbor

US, UK and MoreSuzanne Tanzi

"Hope is at the root of all migrations; it is the biggest motivator. And this is true for us, too." Photographer Giulio Piscitelli and Msgr. Ronald Marino discussed the issue of immigration at the 2016 New York Encounter.

(L-R) Giulio Piscitelli, Stephen Sanchez and Msgr. Ronald Marino. Photo by Gina Lopez
Christian Wiman. Photo by Brenda Abdelmesih

Spurred by the Promise of Happiness

US, UK and MoreCharles Atkinson

"God goes, belonging to every riven thing he’s made / sing his being simply by being / the thing it is.” Poet Christian Wiman spoke of poetry, faith and recognition at the 2016 New York Encounter opening event.

New York Encounter 2016 Logo. Photo by Elyssa Koren
The Shaw Street Collective. Photo by Alexander Vu

Poetry Amidst the Skyscrapers

US, UK and MoreDino D'Agata

The Shaw Street Collective accompanied poetry readings and dance at the 2016 New York Encounter.

Actor Jacob Donaldson. Photo by Brenda Abdelmesih
Woman in meeting. CC0 License

Is Business Worth It?

US, UK and MoreClaire Vouk

“It is impossible to be truly creative without a positive gaze on the present.” James Biber, Dario Snaidero and Roberto Snaidero discussed the foundations of a healthy business at the 2016 New York Encounter.

Salone del Mobile.Milano, Logo. Photo / Vimeo
(L-R) Jackie Aldrette, Joakim Koech and Chris Blattman. Photo by Maria Ramos

A Humble Approach to Ending Poverty

US, UK and MoreKristin Hurd

Paolo Carozza, Chris Blattman, Joakim Koech and Jacie Aldrette discussed world poverty at the 2016 NY Encounter.

Franciscan Sisters of the Renewal in the audience. Photo by Maria Ramos
Students at the University Lagos. Traces

The Newness of Lagos

US, UK and MoreLuca Fiore

The Nigerian metropolis is the second stop on our journey in Africa, with its threats from Boko Haram and the slums. This is where a group of bored young Christians rediscovered faith.