This video features the song “Nuestra Alegría” the official youth and young adult song for the V Encuentro.

Composed and performed by Iván Díaz
© 2017 Used with Permission from Oregon Catholic Press


Every Catholic community with a Hispanic presence in the United States will be touched by the V Encuentro. Explore your role and responsibility in this process convened by the bishops, through OCP’s webinar, V Encuentro: Hope and challenges in Hispanic ministry, led by Pedro Rubalcava, OCP’s Director of Hispanic Ministries.

In this webinar, you will:

  • Explore the cultural and historical context for the V Encuentro
  • Find out what the process means for our culturally diverse Church in the U.S.
  • Discover music to accompany and inspire the V Encuentro process


Dr. Hosffman Ospino, Assistant Professor at of Hispanic Ministry and Religious Education at Boston College, presents how the V Encuentro responds to the New Evangelization.