Youth & Young Adult Ministry

Youth & Young Adult Ministry

Jesuit Connections Bay Area Holds Kick-Off Event

On April 23, more than 40 young adults gathered at the Jesuit Retreat Center in Los Altos for the kick-off event of the Jesuit...

Saint Martin of Tours Young Adults host a “Passion Paint Party”

Members of the Saint Martin of Tours Young Adults (SMYA) entered into Holy Week with a “Passion Paint Party” on Holy Monday at the...

“Our Story” – Saint Clare Eighth Grade Retreat

“Our Story” was the theme of the Saint Clare School Eighth Grade Retreat held at Presentation Retreat Center on March 31. The retreat was...

Saint Martin of Tours Parish Lenten Retreat

The Saint Martin of Tours Young Adult Ministry were asked by Father Sergio Ovando to organize a Lenten Retreat for the entire parish community....

Diocese of San Jose Welcomes More Than 1,200 People to Confirmation Conference 2017

By Liz Sullivan The response to confirming the presence of God in their lives was proof of the power of the Holy Spirit. On March 18,...

Catholic Answers Staff Apologist Karlo Broussard Speaks at Six Parishes

By Klarissa Chichioco, Queen of Apostles Youth & Young Adult Ministry Coordinator It isn’t every day that we come across someone like Karlo Broussard, who left...

The Vocations Challenge at Saint Victor School

How do you know when God is really calling you? Director of Vocations Father Joe Kim posed this question to students at Saint Victor...

Parishes from the Diocese of San Jose and the Diocese of Oakland team up...

On January 28-29, 73 middle school students from 6 different parishes experienced an overnight retreat at Camp Maymac in Felton, CA. The parishes included...

Deanery 2 eXaLT Night of Praise Draws Nearly 250 Attendees

“The family that prays together stays together” so the saying goes. Perhaps in Pope Francis’ own words, taken from his exhortation “Joy of the...

“Saints in the City” Dinner Honors Young Disciples

By Joanna Thurmann “When we think of being a saint, we often think of statues and icons. But you are signs of God’s love in...