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Youth from Bluffton, Wadena churches attend huge Catholic conference in Kansas City

About 22,000 people gathered at the Sprint Center for a concert by Righteous B before General Session.1 / 3
The boys group included (l-r) Dustin Uselman, Matt Landwehr, Andrew Teberg, Joey Price, Adam Snelgrove, Bryce Pazdernik, Robert Meyer, Jeremy Mast, Andrew Perala, Mike Meyer, Kyle Vorderbruggen, and the Rev. Don Wagner.2 / 3
The girls group had (front, l-r) Diana Snelgrove, Bailee Schissel, Jenna Ludovissie, Nicole Hessig; (back) Emily Roggenkamp, Alicia Boe, Brooke Kupfer, Lexie Rankka, Becky Wegscheid, Nicole Schulz, Brooklyn Frost, Kristin Kane, Kelsey Schwartz.3 / 3

On Nov. 18-21, 25 people from St. John the Baptist in Bluffton and St. Ann's in Wadena attended the National Catholic Youth Conference in Kansas City, Mo.

This year, 22,000 youth and chaperones attended the event. There were inspirational speakers, breakout sessions and workshops, vendors from all over the U.S., and the last night the group celebrated Mass with all 22,000 people.