Youth

  • Greatest fruit of WYD has been vocations

    Apr 24, 2014

    At a recent gathering discussing preparations for World Youth Day in Krakow, a coordinator for the event emphasized how each year many youths receive the courage to answer their vocational call.

  • Hello Jesus theme for Lenten YMG

    Apr 24, 2014

    The 30th Youth Monthly Gathering (YMG) themed Hello Jesus was held on March 23 at the Holy Trinity Parish. The youths were invited to involve themselves in Church programmes organized by the youths for the youths.

  • Pope Francis: JPII to become WYD’s ‘Great Patron Saint’

    Apr 24, 2014

    Prior to the recitation of the Angelus at the conclusion of the Palm Sunday Mass in St. Peter's Square, Pope Francis addressed the faithful and gave special greetings.

  • 7 Ways to Make Bible Reading Fun

    Apr 24, 2014

    A young college-aged girl told me recently that she didn’t enjoy reading her Bible and asked if there was an alternative book.

  • Same love or some lies ?: Emotions Vs. Truth

    Apr 24, 2014

    As a hip hop artist, there are qualities about Macklemore’s song “Same Love” that I appreciate. I think about my own musical journey, and the advice I got from other people to produce music at the highest quality I could, and that people would listen to my counter cultural (Catholic) music if it’s done well and from the heart.

  • Youth fill Rome's cathedral to remember John Paul II, John XXIII

    Apr 23, 2014

    The Basilica of St. John Lateran, cathedral of the Diocese of Rome, was filled Tuesday with thousands of youths who had come to learn more about the two Bishops of Rome who will be canonized Sunday.

  • Believers and non-believers, we’re all brothers and sisters

    Apr 16, 2014

    Pope Francis gave an interview to a group of young Belgians which has now been broadcast on Flemish TV station, VRT.

  • Lebanese students discover a smile is a two-way street

    Apr 16, 2014

    Bringing the face of Jesus to the poor is an experience a group of Lebanese 10th graders will long remember about this Lent.

  • Logo and motto unveiled for papal visit to Korea

    Apr 16, 2014

    The Holy See has released the official motto and logo for Pope Francis’ upcoming visit to South Korea, which is the first time a Roman Pontiff has traveled to the country in since John Paul II went 25 years ago.

  • Project David for MJD leaders

    Apr 16, 2014

    From March 26 to 29, by God’s grace, Project David, was organized by the Diocesan Youth and Campus Ministry, a camp for the youth leaders in the Diocese of Melaka-Johor, with the Bible verse I will appoint you shepherds after my own heart Jeremiah 3:15 as its theme. This camp had over 40 participants from all over the diocese.