Articles on this issue "youth"
Children will receive Confirmation and First Eucharist in 3rd grade
In a move anticipated since his arrival to the Archdiocese of Denver, Archbishop Samuel J. Aquila announced on the solemnity of Pentecostthe beginning of the process to restore the sacraments …read more
"Faith leaders and organizations must condemn messages of hate in the name of religion and provide young people with the religious formation that fosters understanding and respect between peoples of different faiths."
Here below is the statement by Archbishop BernarditoAuza, Apostolic Nuncio, Permanent Observer of the Holy See,tothe United Nationsat the Security Council Open Debate in New York, April 23, …read more
An estimated 40 percent of youths have never read the Bible. This app is trying to change that. To view the video click here URL: …read more
“The canonization of Pope John Paul II gave a new impetus to your work, in the service of the Church and evangelization." Pope Francis made this observation when speaking to the John Paul II …read more
Below is a translation of Pope Francis' address to members of the John Paul II Foundation Saturday afternoon in the Vatican: *** Dear Brothers and Sisters, I welcome you, members and friends …read more
"May the Lord's merciful gaze touch us and help us to welcome our poverty in order to go ahead trustfully, and to make efforts together in that 'revolution of tenderness' to which Jesus …read more
On Saturday, Pope Francis received in audience – in the Clementine Hall of the Apostolic Palace --, the members of the International Catholic Association at the Service of Youth (ACISJF), on …read more
Two hundred years after his birth, John Bosco(16 August 1815– 31 January 1888)is still very popular, but few know of the many innovative activities that ocurred to the Piedmontese saint. For …read more
In the wake of his Apostolic Visit to South Korea this August, Pope Francis has reminded South Korean bishops they are to serve their young and their people. When speaking to the episcopal …read more
Here is the latest column by Bishop James Conley of Lincoln, Nebraska, reprinted from theSouthern Nebraska Register. -- Franciscan missionaries first arrived in Florida more than 450 years …read more
Here is the text of the homily given Sunday byArchbishop Eamon Martinof Armagh, primate of All Ireland, for Catholic Schools Week 2015. Catholic Schools Week 2015 is underway this week in …read more
University students in Homs were the target of a terror attack that left 15 people dead and at least 50 injured, according to a priest based in the city when the blast took place. The car …read more
Youth ministers, Pope Francis says, are called to gather the questions of young people of today and, from them, to initiate a true and honest dialogue to bring Christ into their lives. The …read more