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It is college graduation season, and conflict over commencement speakers is the flavor of the month, with a side order of reflections about who these mortar-boarded (gee, that sounds like torture) young people really are. I have taught young people in college, seminary and even high school for 20-plus years. I a...read more
Articles from section "Youth"
The archbishop of Rio de Janeiro is planning to consecrate World Youth Day to Our Lady of Fatima when he celebrates her feast in Portugal next week. Archbishop Orani João Tempesta, the host …read more
A video invitation to "Meet in Brazil" is encouraging young people of the globe to attend World Youth Day in Rio de Janeiro this July. The video invite was released to mark the 100-day …read more
Archbishop Orani João Tempesta of Rio de Janeiro, president of the Organizing Committee of the 2013 World Youth Day (WYD), said that a new agenda for the July 23-28 event was presented in …read more
Pope Francis will be joined by dozens of young pilgrims from Lebanon for this evening's Stations of the Cross, held each year at the Colosseum. The youth of Lebanon received the invitation …read more
Pope Francis quoted the founder of Opus Dei as he greeted some 3,000 university students who attended Wednesday's general audience as part of the UNIV program sponsored by the prelature. The …read more