Youth

  • Diving in Faith

    May 24, 2020

    Sarawakian Pandelela Rinong is the pride of Malaysia and a name to beat in any global diving competition. She was the first Malaysian female to win a medal for Malaysia in the Olympics – the bronze medal at the London Olympics 2012 before going one better at the Rio Games 2016. Although she trains to fall from incredible heights, her sporting career has seen a meteoric rise, soaring above all expectations.

  • SMC youths get connected every Sunday

    May 24, 2020

    The St Michael’s Church (SMC) youth group has been quite active during the MCO, albeit from home.

  • Love, relationships, seminary

    May 24, 2020

    MOVE Youth (a component group of Asayo) organised a ZOOM webinar Love, Relationships, Seminary on April 30.

  • What our Diocesan Youth Ministries are doing

    May 24, 2020

    The Sibu Diocesan Youth Apostolate has various plans to connect with the youth. However, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, they might not have any more gatherings until the end of the year. They have also suggested to postpone the Sibu Diocesan Youth Day (SDYD) to next year.

  • Catholic teen seeks to inspire neighborhood with Marian sidewalk art

    May 17, 2020

    A young Catholic artist has drawn an image of the Blessed Virgin Mary on her parents' driveway bringing religious art to her local community during the quarantine.

  • Vietnamese sand sculpture recalls Pope’s Covid-19 “Urbi et Orbi

    May 17, 2020

    Three young Vietnamese have found a novel way of expressing their gratitude to Pope Francis for the hope and inspiration he has been providing as humanity continues its battle against the Covid-19 pandemic.

  • Brotherhood and sisterhood

    May 17, 2020

    Within the restrictions of the MCO, many unexpected things have come about. From virtual bird-watching to animals returning to their original habitats, the birth of the JPII Teens Ministry was just as unforeseen.

  • How we cope with MCO: The St Joachim ‘Pilgrims’ way

    May 17, 2020

    The intention of singing cover songs during the Movement Control Order (MCO) was originally initiated by a group of youths who are serving in different ministries in the church but love doing music together.

  • What our Diocesan Youth Ministries are doing

    May 17, 2020

    The Malacca-Johore Diocese (MJD) Youth Ministry and Campus Ministry has been posting various sharings through social media — four days a week.

  • Italian teen who died in 2009 declared ‘venerable’ by Pope Francis

    May 10, 2020

    Pope Francis on Wednesday, May 6 advanced the sainthood causes of five men and women, including an Italian teenager who died of a brain tumour in 2009, declaring them “venerable."