Youth & Young Adult Ministry

Youth & Young Adult Ministry

Anticipating Simbang Gabi on a University Campus

The calendar did not stop students from gathering to celebrate a beloved cultural tradition. On the evening of November 28, Santa Clara University’ (SCU) Filipino...

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...

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...

Kudos for a “Pres Girl”

By Rosana Madrigal On November 3, the Diocese of San Jose awarded the Saints of the City to Edith Gonzalez, a senior at Presentation High...

Theology on Tap

Bishop Patrick J. McGrath speaks with the crowd during the Theology on Tap event on April 20 at Mexicali Grill in Santa Clara. This...

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,...

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...

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...

Rise! 2015 – Youth Purity Conference

  By Leanne Ruperto Santa Clara, CA – In response to the strong tide which is pushing our youth to adopt a fleeting mentality of love...

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...