Introduction

Flame 2 Youth Congress

Flame2 is the largest National Catholic Youth event of 2015, taking place in the SSE Wembley Arena on Saturday 7th March 2015.

Doors open at 11, and Flame2 starts at 12, finishing at 5.30pm.

The SSE Wembley Arena will be filled with 10,000 young people from across the country, receiving faith-filled inspiration from world class speakers. Confirmed speakers include Cardinal Luis Tagle from Manila, Philippines; Baroness Sheila Hollins; Fr Timothy Radcliffe OP; and David Wells.

Throughout the day speakers will give bursts of input, interspersed with world class music and drama, in an atmosphere full of joy. Music will be provided by double grammy award winning Matt Redman and his band. The day ends with a time of Adoration led by Cardinal Vincent Nichols.

Flame2 is open to anyone in school year ten and above, up to young adult (i.e. aged approx. 14-21).

Speaker

Cardinal Nichols

Cardinal Vincent Nichols will conclude the day, leading us in Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament. Cardinal Vincent needs no introduction; suffice it to say t...Read more

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Cardinal Tagle

Cardinal Luis Tagle has been Archbishop of Manila since 2011, and became a Cardinal in November 2012. He is a member of the Vatican Congregation for Educatio...Read more

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Matt Redman

Matt Redman has been a full-time worship leader since the age of 20, and has performed in South Africa, Japan, India, Australia, Germany and America, to name...Read more

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Baroness Hollins

Baroness Sheila Hollins has been President of the Royal College of Psychiatrists and President of the British Medical Association. Her work, inspired by her...Read more

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Fr Timothy Radcliffe

Fr Timothy Radcliffe, OP, is a well known Dominican who has served as Master General of his Order, has written numerous books, and has spoken extensively in...Read more

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David Wells

David Wells is Director of Adult Formation and Youth Ministry in the Diocese of Plymouth, and also served as an RE teacher for a number of years. As a teache...Read more