Youth & Young Adult Ministry

Youth & Young Adult Ministry

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...

Father Steve Kim – Saint Francis High School

By Cian Keeney ’19 Many past and present Saint Francis High School students have marveled about Father Steve Kim’s ability to connect with the 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...

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...

SALT Hosts Christmas Senior Luncheon

Saint Athanasius Life Teen (SALT) held a Christmas Luncheon for seniors at the Saint Athanasius Parish on December 19. The luncheon was a new...

Saint Martin of Tours Young Adults 5th Annual Seven Churches Visitation (Visita Iglesia)

The young adult ministry of Saint Martin of Tours Parish in San Jose sponsored its 5th Annual Visita Iglesia as the start of their...

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...

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...

Reflections on the Diocesan Youth Retreat

Cian Keeney ’19 Can one week in Lake Tahoe surrounded by fellow Catholic high schoolers deepen your faith? The Diocesan Youth Retreat (DYR) is an...

Saint Martin of Tours Young Adults Hosted 3rd Annual Camping Trip

July 20-22 marked the 3rd Annual Young Adult Camping Trip hosted by the Saint Martin of Tours Young Adult (SMYA) ministry. Each year SMYA has...