Calgary’s first Theology of the Body conference was Bishop William McGrattan’s vision in action. 

Published in Youth Speak News
VATICAN – The place Pope Francis chose to sign his letter to young people is an important and popular sanctuary housing the Holy House of Loreto.
Published in Faith

Seven-hundred and forty-six kids, Grades 9 to 12, shouted, laughed, sang, prayed. Some of them even cried. They came to the Ordinandi Youth Event for one reason — to hear a story.

Published in Faith

When 20-year-old Ruth Savidge meets a guy, several questions run through her mind before she even begins to consider dating him.

Published in Youth Speak News

VANCOUVER – For someone like Thad, once convicted of a sex crime and now trying to put his old life behind him, a near-record-breaking year for Project Advance means another year of funding for the prison ministry program he relies on.

Published in Canada
VATICAN – Answering the Lord's call demands the courage to take a risk, but it is an invitation to become part of an important mission, Pope Francis said.
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A new movement is beginning at the Archdiocese of Winnipeg and it’s looking for young creatives to take up this project with them. 

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Looking back to 1919 and the place of women in society, the world was a much different place. 

Published in Higher Education

EDMONTON – In life, Fr. Michael Mireau cast a long shadow.

Published in Faith

EDMONTON – A group of young Catholic missionaries is getting a reality check of what life is like in the North.And they’re bringing their gifts and testimonies to the youth who need it most.

Published in Canada

I don’t handle conflict well, especially when it comes to social media. I don’t like to engage in online arguments. I don’t like to throw my opinion in the circle. It scares me. It makes me uneasy. 

Published in YSN: Speaking Out

Mira Gillis wants to be a voice for the voiceless and she’s not going to stop until she is heard.

Published in Youth Speak News

The cross I wear around my neck each day is a relatively large wooden one made by young people living in the poorest and most dangerous areas of Colombia. It is one of hundreds of thousands that they made as part of a project supported by Development and Peace. The crosses were given as a special gift from St. John Paul II at the World Youth Day papal Mass in Toronto on July 28, 2002. 

Published in Guest Columnists

think I had a lot of unanswered questions before my trip to World Youth Day. But God answered questions I didn’t even know I had. 

Published in World Youth Day 2019

As I enter my last semester in Alberta’s publicly-funded Catholic schools, I am, more than ever, thankful for the Catholic education I have received.

Published in YSN: Speaking Out