Youth

Auxiliary Bishop Robert F. Morneau of Green Bay, Wis., delivers his homily during the 2011 outdoor “Mass on the Grass” welcoming students to the University of Wisconsin at Green Bay. (CNS photo/Sam Lucero, The Compass)
Brandon Sanchez November 30, 2018
The report examined two distinct approaches to campus ministry. Degree-educated staff tend to emphasize public service, but missionary-trained staff are more likely to focus on students’ personal relationships with God.
Brandon Sanchez November 28, 2018
The fossil fuel divestment movement, which started in the 2000s, has become a mainstay of activism on college campuses.
Second-grader Yoselyn Arroyo answers a question in class at Holy Name of Jesus Catholic School in Henderson, Ky. (CNS photo/Tyler Orsburn) 
Children can flex their learning muscles and begin to talk more deeply about their faith with a more “conversational” catechesis.
 Cardinal Oswald Gracias of Mumbai, president of the India bishops' conference, attends a news conference to discuss the Synod of Bishops on young people, the faith and vocational discernment at the Vatican Oct. 9. (CNS photo/Paul Haring)
Gerard O’Connell October 31, 2018
The issues that concern young Asians are different from those of their counterparts in the West, the Indian cardinal said.
Luke Hansen, S.J. October 26, 2018
“We have a picture of what the goal looks like—the dignity of women, women feeling appreciated, their gifts being used—but how do you get there?”
Tanelle Pearson is seen with her 7-month-old son during a breakout session on May 16 at the National Young Adult Ministry Summit at the St. John Paul II National Shrine in Washington. (CNS photo/Tyler Orsburn) 
Valerie Schultz October 25, 2018
The church needs our young people. But we elders cannot nurture them in the faith if we repel them.