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Nota Bene Sep 2, 2017

Searching in the Spirit

By Agnieszka Krawczynski

Eleanor Wong (left), Alexis Vilan, Matthew Joseph, Elijah Bautista, Nelson Van Aert, and Chris van Vugt smile and pose for a photo at Camp Jubilee. (Photos by Erwin Fung / Special to The B.C. Catholic)

NORTH VANCOUVER—A group of happy Catholic youths swarmed Camp Jubilee this summer for Searching in the Spirit, a week-long program created to strengthen the faith of newly confirmed youth.

The event, which ran from Aug. 28 to Sept. 1 this year, included Mass with Father Giovanni Schiesari, prayer, reflection, opportunities for confession, and outdoor and indoor activities such as swimming, kayaking, archery, and arts and crafts.