2013 Fall Youth Encounter (11/10/13)
The Annual Fall Youth Encounter, sponsored by the National Junior ACRY, took place from November 8-10, 2013 at Camp Nazareth, in Mercer, PA.
Joining the more than 60 youth from throughout the Diocese for the entire weekend, was His Grace, Bishop Gregory of Nyssa.
Posted photos show scenes from the weekend encounter.
Saturday Morning -- His Grace teaching about the Antimension
Even the writing was fun during His Grace's presentation
"I didn't think His Grace would give us a quiz."
The clothes were as colorful as the cards
An "Angry Bird" makes a card for St. John the Compassionate Mission
His Grace kept our teens engaged and entertained
The younger Encounter participants pause for a photo
His Grace with the younger Encounter participants
Making cards for St. John the Compassionate Mission
Even Angry Birds have to eat
"Is the Bishop really talking to me? I can't believe it!"
During the Scavenger Hunt
The Jenga tower eventually fell over
"You get her, I got him" during sports
At the Great Entrance during the Divine Liturgy
His Grace Bishop Gregory giving the sermon
From the Binghamton Chapter