“He is alive” is the name of youth meeting. It happens to be tradition, that it runs during the weekend. It is organised by catholic Emmanuel Community and it will be 24th anniversary in 2019. The goal of the meeting is to encourage youth in faith, to help receive God’s mercy, and to experience community. In the programme you can find talks, interesting workshops, praise, holly mass, adoration, evening of mercy, and confession.
Evangelization – let’s try it! / Martin Harčár
Charisms – what are these about? / Jozef Mihok
Would Jesus be on Instagram? / Martin Ondruš
How does life with Community Emanuel taste? / Jozef a Anastázia Ontkocoví
How to talk with God? / Miroslav Hafera
Power of forgiveness / Lucia Drábiková
Dance workshop (hip-hop and street dance) / Dance Academy
Dance workshop (ballroom dance) / Dance Academy
WHO WILL YOU MEET AT HE IS ALIVE 2019?
A lot of interesting guests and God’s creatures. Let’s hope as much as during He Is Alive 2018 with 1200 participants.
Mons. JOZEF HAĽKO
Will be celebrating holly mass on Saturday. Bishop in diocese of Bratislava since 2012. Born in Bratislava, where he also grew up and studied. He worked as a social worker for some time before priesthood. In 2013 he was named to professor in the field of Catholic theology, by the president of Slovak republic.
o. MARTIN HARČÁR
Will have the main teaching on Saturday. Priest in the diocese of Kosice, member of the Emmanuel Community. Now operates in university pastoral center, studied theology and as a priest in ESM (Emmanuel school of mission).
Will have the main teaching on Sunday. The leader of worship band „Lámačské chvály – LCH Live“. This band is also a project of evangelization and mission. In the meantime he evangelizes the prisoners in prison. He lives in Bratislava as a husband and father of three children.
p. JOZEF MIHOK
o. MIROSLAV HAFERA
Worship band consisting of leaders and musicians from Piar communion. Will be performing on Friday night. This communion has already more than two hundred members.
o. ONDREJ CHRVALA
Will be celebrating the holly mass on Sunday. The secretary of KBS for youth and universities. He is the priest for 11 years, most of the time spends on mission of youth.
She will be leading the Saturday’s workhsop – Power of forgiveness. She is the director and psychologist of Family Help Center in Piešťany. She publishes, gives lectures, advices, has a lot of experiences regarding social cases, public relations, youth and regional politics.
JOZEF A ANASTÁZIA ONTKOCOVI
Mestská športová hala
911 01 Trenčín
Meals for participants is near to Mestská športová hala, at elementary school – SEDMICKA – ZŠ Hodžova 37 /cca 1km/. The food needs to be ordered in registration form. There is also small canteen (no need to order beforehand) at University of Trencin – next to Mestská športová hala.
18:30 Holy Mass
20:00 Worship PIAR MUSIC
21:15 Eucharistic blessing
09:45 Impulse to the main theme with Martin Harčár
11:00 Eucharistic Adoration
11:30 Holy Mass with bishop Jozef Haľko
14:30 Introduction of communions of Trencin; announcements
15:15 Sharing groups
19:30 Evening of Mercy
09:45 Impulse to the main theme with Braňo Letko
11:00 Eucharistic Adoration
11:30 Holy Mass
12:30 Closure / end of the meeting
How many times have you been to Nitra for „He is alive“ meeting? And to Trenčín and Púchov? Wait a minute…for the meeting, to where exactly again?? Check out our gallery of previous years. You can find photos, recordings of lectures, workshops and homilies there.
Sunday February 4, 2018 Holy Mass homily / Mons. Viliam Judák
Sunday February 4, 2018 Impulse 2nd part / Kateřina Lachmanová
Emmanuel Community is international catholic communion, of Pontifical right. The Community consists of members with different states of life (families, singles, priests and celibate brothers and sisters) having the most different professions and trying to live a fraternal life in the world. Find more at www.emmanuelyouth.net