Category Archives: focus on millennials

In light of faith: Don’t wait for the young adult group to get involved in your parish

(A series of columns focused on and written by millennials and young adults) By Zac Davis Catholic News Service Young adults are tough to minister to. We’re on the move, our peers aren’t going to church with us, and we’re most likely … Continue reading

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In light of faith: Bishop Caggiano reaches the young with heart

Of all of the headliners billed for last month’s World Youth Day Unite in Washington, I was guessing that the two musicians — Audrey Assad and Tony Melendez — were the biggest draw for the young pilgrims who traveled to the St. John Paul II National Shrine. Continue reading

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In light of faith: How are parishes welcoming young adults?

(A series of columns focused on and written by millennials and young adults) By Elise Italiano and Christopher White Catholic News Service Recently, while in Rome, we asked a longtime Vatican journalist how she keeps her faith strong while covering the ups … Continue reading

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In light of faith: Three questions for vocational discernment

(A series of columns focused on and written by millennials and young adults) By Katie Daniels Catholic News Service It was a hot, sunny day in early September and the lawn around me was a sea of colorful banners and signs advertising … Continue reading

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In light of faith: What would you share with Pope Francis?

(A series of columns focused on and written by millennials and young adults) By Elise Italiano and Christopher White Catholic News Service Perhaps one of the most memorable scenes of last year’s World Youth Day in Krakow, Poland, was Pope Francis sharing … Continue reading

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In light of faith: Let your voice be heard!

(A series of columns focused on and written by millennials and young adults) By Patrick Laorden Catholic News Service “Make your voice heard; let it resonate in communities and let it be heard by your shepherd of souls,” proclaims Pope … Continue reading

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In light of faith: Attending Mass led to my conversion to Catholicism

(A series of columns focused on and written by millennials and young adults) By Christopher White Catholic News Service Blessed Cardinal John Henry Newman once wrote that “to be deep in history is to cease to be Protestant.” Cardinal Newman, … Continue reading

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