Poland - "Oratoriada" meeting of young people from Western Poland's oratories
Środa Śląska, Poland - December 2017 - On 8 December a group of young people started a three-day meeting called "Oratoriada": a gathering of teenagers from the oratories of Western Poland; the theme: "How do we build a community?" During the event, participants discussed interpersonal relationships in the spirit of Christ and of Don Bosco and on the role of Mary in their lives, writing letters with requests, thanks and praises. During the meeting, there were various moments for prayer, dancing and sports competitions. Fr Jarosław Pizoń, Provincial of Wroclaw (PLO), discussed the importance of building community and the value of each member. Divided into groups, participants reflected on the difficulties of life, on being animators and true Christian women and men.