Youth & Young Adult Ministry

Youth & Young Adult Ministry

A Trick or Treat with a Difference by Saint Julie Youth

Creative discipleship calls everyone to think outside of the box to witness and make a positive impact. This is exactly what Saint Julie’s youth...

Confirmation Strengthens our Identity as Children of God

By John C. Cavadini Catholic News Service The Sacrament of Confirmation is perhaps the most mysterious of all the sacraments. Many Christians find it difficult to...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Reflections on the Diocesan Youth Retreat

Cian Keeney ’19 Can one week in Lake Tahoe surrounded by fellow Catholic high schoolers deepen your faith? The Diocesan Youth Retreat (DYR) is an...

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...

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...