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Hymn of WYD 2016 in Krakow is now released!

The WYD Krakow 2016 now has an official hymn. The Organizing Committee chose the song "Blessed are the Merciful,â? out of 94 different songs. In it, Polish music composer Jakub Blycharz encourages Catholic Youths to allow the mercy of Jesus guide their lives... More than 3 million pilgrims gathered at WYD 2013 in Rio...Pope Francis announced the next one would take place in Poland. POPE FRANCIS "The next World Youth Day will take place in Krakow in 2016.â? During the summer of 2016, thousands of youths will travel there to celebrate their faith alongside the Pope...And the country is already getting welcome thousands from every corner of the world.  MPI/PM/KLH  Rome Reports/Cracovia 2016 JM/VM -PR Up: MPI