Did You Know?
1. The main venue for the 51st IEC is at the IEC Pavilion located in Pope John Paul II Avenue, Mabolo, Cebu City, Cebu, Philippines
2. There will be 16 keynote addresses by international speakers
3. Translations in English, Portuguese, Chinese, Japanese, Vietnamese, Korean, French, and Italian are available during the Congress.
4. Masses, prayers & liturgical celebrations will be done in seven languages.
5. A Eucharistic Procession, Adoration and Benediction will also take place.
6. The 51st IEC will feature activities such as workshops, film screenings,
concerts and stage plays.
7. The 51st IEC will dedicate some events for over 5,000 young people.
8. The IEC Pilgrim Symbol is passed on to different Dioceses all over the
Philippines for awareness of the Congress and for parishioners to recognize
and experience the presence of Jesus through the Eucharist.
9. The 51st IEC is an opportunity for spiritual growth for all Catholics in the
10. The world will be watching and joining the Philippines in prayer through
video streaming in the IEC website and telecasts from foreign media.