Youth & Young Adult Ministry

Youth & Young Adult Ministry

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....

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...