Youth & Young Adults

Even in the dungeon, ‘Children of Morta’ highlights role of family

Players of the Dead Mage video game learn to see the world through the eyes of individual family members, in a challenging and largely bloodless competition suitable for teens and adults.

St. Hubert H.S. breaks ground for outdoor classroom

Students, staff and elected officials met Oct. 23 to kick off a project that will make room for science, engineering and art education while bringing beauty to the Northeast Philadelphia community.

30 schools, parishes, programs awarded $1.4 million in grants

The Archdiocesan Educational Fund announced the awardees of grants within the Philadelphia Archdiocese, and the two dates for submitting new grant proposals: Nov. 1 and May 1.

Anthem on ‘The Gospel According to J. Cole’

The Archdiocese of Philadelphia's youth and young adult ministry takes on the big questions about spirituality, religion and Christianity with honesty and humor.

En la fe y la sociedad, hay muchos desafíos para nuestros jovenes

La iglesia necesita fomentar en nuestros jóvenes un ambiente de formación personal y espiritual, dijo el Fray Manuel Manuel Avilés del Centro Capuchino en San Juan, Puerto Rico.

Defying labels, Hispanic youths gather joyfully on retreat

The day-long program of the archdiocesan Office for Hispanic Catholics at Holy Innocents Parish drew more than 130 young people who got to know one another through their faith, language and culture.

Mary, Heart of the Mystical Body – Week 4

In the fourth of a seven-part series, Sister Constance Veit shares how devotion to the seven sorrows of Mary can deepen our understanding of God's love, while nurturing faith in our youth. Follow along with a video.

Church, world need the gifts, enthusiasm of young people, pope says

Pope Francis' apostolic exhortation, "Christus Vivit" ("Christ Lives"), contains the pope's reflections on the 2018 Synod of Bishops on young people, the faith and vocational discernment.

Eucharistic adoration in the words of teens

Several students at Lansdale Catholic High School share their thoughts on the time they spend with Christ in the Blessed Sacrament.

Drexel Hill concert bill looks to AbbeyFest, 6 months out

Some 500 fans of contemporary Christian worship music came out to Bonner and Prendergast High School last week for a concert ahead of this fall's sixth annual AbbeyFest at Daylesford Abbey, Paoli.