Youth Speak News

Summer is here which means the busyness of the school year is gone. It’s the perfect time to unplug from the real world and curl up with a good book. That’s why The Catholic Register and Youth Speak News have put together a list of faith-based youth titles that we think young book lovers will love.

Fr. Favin ministered to the best of both worlds

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Fresh from his ordination into the priesthood in 2017, Fr. Favin Alemão found himself at the centre of what seemed to be two different worlds: as associate pastor at Toronto’s St. Michael’s Cathedral Basilica and minister to the Ryerson University Catholic Students Association. 

Sharing pints with priests

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Madeline Dawson knew she could count on the Jesuits to throw a great party. 

Growing up with a saint

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Chela Torres said attending the Mass felt like a dream. 

Youth ministry program takes a fresh approach

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Youth ministers have to be a jack-of-all-trades in a parish community. 

They work as a bridge between parishes, schools, parents and priests while empowering youth to be full, active and conscious participants in the parish. 

Youth Speak News Media Retreat Photo Essay

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St. Michael's Cathedral Basilica is more than just a historical monument. For the faithful people of the Archdiocese of Toronto, it is an expression of honour, worship and tradition.

Catholic gap year ideas

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After graduating high school, most people think they only have two options: college or university. But what about neither? 

Interfaith studies student helps youth grow in faith

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As a young adult, Emma Lim had a lot of questions about her faith. But she didn’t have anyone to talk to. Now working as a psychotherapist, she confronts these questions with her clients every day. 

YSN reacts to Christus Vivit

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On April 2, Pope Francis released his apostolic exhortation in response to the Synod on Young People last October. The YSN team carefully combed through the document and here are some of their reactions. 

Student posters featured at Avengers premiere

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Michael Bocale doesn’t know if he’s going to walk the red carpet or meet any celebrities, but he’s excited nonetheless. 

Lessons from Lent to bring to Easter season

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MISSISSUAGA - Fr. Carlos Macatangga said that Christ died on the cross so that we might have eternal life.