Youth & Young Adult Ministry

Youth & Young Adult Ministry

Holy Spirit Hosts Catholic Scout Retreat

Holy Spirit Church hosted a Year of Mercy Scout Retreat, which featured 28 scouts and 17 adults. The YM program led by Joan Schenck...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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 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...