Youth & Young Adult Ministry

Youth & Young Adult Ministry

Young Adults from Saint Martin of Tours Parish Celebrate Holy Thursday with Seven Churches...

On March 24, the young adults from Saint Martin of Tours Parish organized a “Seven Churches Visitation” to celebrate Holy Thursday. The original practice,...

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...

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,...

Parishes from the Diocese of San Jose and the Diocese of Oakland team up...

On January 28-29, 73 middle school students from 6 different parishes experienced an overnight retreat at Camp Maymac in Felton, CA. The parishes included...

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...

Reflection on Faith: “Yes, I am Catholic and I am Proud”

By Tiffany Nguyen Diocesan Committee for Youth Evangelization “You’re Catholic?” Two seemingly simple words which, when put together and said in a judgmental tone, form such...

Saint Martin of Tours Young Adults: Focus on the Year of Mercy

By Cynthia Lucero-Obusan and Oliver Obusan   Saint Martin of Tours Young Adult Ministry (SMYA) took to heart this Jubilee Year by planning a number of...

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...

More than 1,000 Youth & Young Adults Attend DSJ Confirmation Conference

The skies outside might have been cloudy and dark, with a threat of rain, but inside Saint Francis High School “The Journey” was taking...

Youth Learn About Corporal Works of Mercy

How can teenagers learn about and live out the Corporal Works of Mercy? High schoolers at Saint Christopher Parish recently found out through a...