IEC 2012 – by the numbers!

IEC 2012

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8 days

10-17th June

2 main venues – RDS & Croke Park

25,000 participants every day

12,000 international pilgrims from 5 continents

80,000 participants in the Closing Ceremony

Dedicated space & events for over 2,500 young people

2,000 – 3,000 volunteers

Over 100 exhibition stands

Over 150 workshops and discussion groups

18 keynote addresses by International speakers

Simultaneous translation in 7 languages – Spanish, Polish, Irish, German, French, Italian and sign

Masses, liturgical celebrations, Eucharistic Procession, Adoration and Benediction

Film, music, concerts, theatre, 100s of choirs

7 websites, 5 social media channels, 100s of media

 1 immense opportunity of renewal for all Catholics in Ireland

 1 Congress Bell and 4 icons calling to over 2,000 parishes

1,000s of preparatory gatherings around the globe

The world watching and joining us in prayer – 1 Lord, 1 Faith, 1 Baptism

Be part of this momentous occasion in Ireland.  Don’t miss out.

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