Young Catholics

Thumbnail australian catholic youth festival 2013 in melbourne australia credit fiona basile archdiocese of melbourne cna 8 22 14 Adelaide to host Australian Catholic Youth Festival 2015

The Australian bishops have announced that next year's national Catholic youth festival will be held in Adelaide, the capital of the state of South...

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Thumbnail prayer praying mass credit mazur cna500x315 world catholic news 3 30 12 Agree to disagree: Why young Catholics pose a unique challenge for the Church

While a failure to understand doctrine is present in many segments of the Catholic population, young adults are exhibiting an alarmingly casual...

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Thumbnail christian service awards  los angeles 2017 Annual Mass honors high school seniors and teachers for outstanding community service

Coming from a big family, high school senior Karen Galicia is used to looking after other children. It was a natural fit when she started...

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Thumbnail shutterstock 463031695 Catholic summer camp mixes faith and fun for teens

Catholic teenagers will soon be getting together near Los Angeles to enjoy the typical pastimes of summer camp — karaoke nights, volleyball and...

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Thumbnail pope francis at wyd in poland 2016 credit marcin kadziolka shutterstock cna Catholic youth have something to say – and the Church is listening

As preparations continue for next year's Synod of Bishops on young people, the Vatican hosted young adults and global experts for a seminar in Rome...

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Thumbnail briefs  cyo sports Catholic Youth Organization completes another sports season with LA youths

Student athletes completed another great semester of sportsmanship, training and competition under the direction of the Catholic Youth...

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Thumbnail chika anyanwu Chika Anyanwu to address young people on ‘healing’

Chika Anyanwu grew up Catholic, but notes it took a “come to Jesus” moment in a rapidly descending plane to make her fly high in faith. A first...

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Thumbnail juanita hernandez ryan gosling 2016 golden globes Child cancer survivor captures hopes in photography

It was a day and evening to showcase and celebrate the best and the brightest offerings of the entertainment industry from 2016: the 74th annual...

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Thumbnail catechesis of the good shepherd Children’s religious education: Catechesis of the Good Shepherd

Sofia Cavalletti (1917-2011), co-foundress of the Catechesis of the Good Shepherd, developed a three-level, nine-year method of religious education...

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Thumbnail a view of the facade of st peters basilica from the vaticans apostolic palace credit lauren cater cna Council of Cardinals says more youth, women needed in Roman Curia

One of the key talking points in the latest round of meetings for the Pope's Council of Cardinals was the selection of personnel in the Roman...

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Thumbnail classroom credit mays business school at texas am university via flickr cc by nc nd 20 cna FOCUS expands to 15 new campuses this year

The Fellowship of Catholic University Students (FOCUS) has announced that it will expand to 15 new campuses for the 2017-2018 school year. This...

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Thumbnail coffee fruits in the process of ripening courtesy of levanta coffee cna How a college mission trip inspired a coffee business

Tegucigalpa, Honduras, Jul 24, 2017 / 05:11 pm (CNA).- When Matt Hohler was in college in 2010, he was a reluctant Catholic - and not a coffee...

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Thumbnail pope francis milan youth lor cna In Milan, Pope makes youth promise to never be a bully

Milan, Italy, Mar 25, 2017 / 01:27 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- In last meeting during his day trip to Milan, Pope Francis issued a harsh criticism of...

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Thumbnail woman credit unsplash  cna Is the single life a vocation? Maybe we're asking the wrong question.

Denver, Colo., Jul 20, 2017 / 03:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- From a young age, Catholics are taught to pray about and discern their vocations – whether...

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Thumbnail opening mass for the assembly of synod of the bishops 45 on the family on oct 4 2015 credit martha calderon cna 10 4 15 Millennials: Do you have something to say to the bishops? Here's your chance

Vatican City, Jun 15, 2017 / 02:59 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The General Secretariat of the Synod of Bishops announced the launch of a new website for...

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Thumbnail chosen series cna us catholic news 3 19 14 New confirmation program aims to transform Catholic youth

Youth minister and Catholic speaker Chris Stefanick says that his confirmation preparation program “Chosen” aims to catechize and evangelize teens...

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Thumbnail pope francis arrives in st peters square for the general audience sept 21 2016 credit daniel ibez cna Pope Francis: spiritual poverty is a cure to polemics

Vatican City, Jan 29, 2017 / 09:09 am (CNA/EWTN News).- On Sunday Pope Francis said being poor in spirit doesn’t necessarily mean giving things up,...

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Thumbnail pope francis st mary major cna Pope to youth: The Church needs to hear your voice

Rome, Italy, Apr 8, 2017 / 01:15 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- On Saturday Pope Francis held a special prayer vigil in anticipation of World Youth Day and...

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