Youth & Young Adult Ministry

Youth & Young Adult Ministry

What Our Youth Think of Priesthood Today

By Father Joe Kim, Director of Vocations and Seminarians Last September, the Diocese of San Jose Vocations Office conducted a survey of 1,178 Catholic high school...

Diocese of San Jose Celebrates the Joy of Confirmation

  A crowd that included close to 800 young people of the Diocese of San Jose celebrated the joy of the sacrament of Confirmation on...

Saint Martin of Tours Young Adults: Camping Trip

The Young Adult Ministry of Saint Martin of Tours Parish, organized their first annual camping trip at Mt. Madonna Park, Watsonville. Around 30 young...

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...

“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...

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...

Bishop McGrath to Honor Young Disciples in Diocese

On November 10, Monsignor Francis Cilia, representing Bishop Patrick J. McGrath will award the youth of the parishes and high schools for distinguished faith...

Father Steve Kim – Saint Francis High School

By Cian Keeney ’19 Many past and present Saint Francis High School students have marveled about Father Steve Kim’s ability to connect with the high...

Saint Francis Junior Monica Wahl honored as a Saint in the City

In recognition of her contributions to Campus Ministry and her parish, Saint Francis High School junior Monica Wahl was recently selected as an honoree...

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...