Youth & Young Adult Ministry

Youth & Young Adult Ministry

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...

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...

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...

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 Speaker Series Set

The Young Adults from Our Lady of Peace Church and Shrine would like to invite all young adults during this Holy Year of Mercy...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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,...