Youth & Young Adult Ministry

Youth & Young Adult Ministry

Jesuit Connections Bay Area Engages in Service Project

On August 12, in partnership with Sacred Heart Nativity School (SHNS), Jesuit Connections Bay Area organized a service day in light of the Jesuit...

Our Lady of Refuge Parish’s Youth Ministry Institute for Teens

When Pope Francis gave his homily at the closing Mass at World Youth Day (WYD) in August, 2016 in Krakow, Poland he talked to...

Young Women Attend Discernment Retreat

A group of young women attended a Discernment Retreat at Presentation Center in Los Gatos in late spring. It was sponsored by the Diocese...

A New Evangelization for Young Professionals at Work

As Saint John Paul II noted, “the time has come to commit all of the Church’s energies to a new evangelization,” and those energies...

Bishop Patrick McGrath talks to Young Adults of the Diocese

By Stella Lal Bishop Patrick J. McGrath met with the young adults from the Diocese to answer their questions. More than 50 young people attended...

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,...