Youth Speak News

While Christmas is for the family, Advent is for the parish. 

Speaking out: Student council steps out of line

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The censorship began Sept. 28. 

Representatives of the University of Ottawa Students for Life were promoting the club at their table in the university’s student centre when an executive from the Student Federation of the University of Ottawa (SFUO) ordered them to leave. The executive said that she had received many complaints. She then added that she would call Protection Services if the students refused. 

Marianist priest is a lifelong guide to St. Boniface youth

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All communities have that one person who brings a great sense of light and life to those participating in it. For the Archdiocese of St. Boniface, Man., that presence is Fr. John Kracher. 

Pro-life youth encouraged amidst harsh censorship

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OTTAWA – The pro-life torch is definitely being passed to a younger generation.

Speaking Out: Finding my place in Church

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When I was in Grade 4, I used to sit in the front pew at my church and watch my older sister altar serve. I had always looked up to my sister and as I sat there, I realized I wanted to be just like her.

Duc in Altum gives guidance to Kingston young adults

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This year, Robert Brown wanted to make Jesus his main priority. 

Speaking Out: Beauty in the old fashioned

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Plenty of my peers have told me they don’t understand why Catholics can’t just get with the times.

Radio Maria Canada gives voice to youth in new show

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Radio Maria Canada has launched a new show for young people that is expected to live up to its name — Give Me a Voice.

Interfaith student dialogue welcomes Jewish participants

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Toronto’s Muslim-Catholic Student/Young Adult Dialogue group has extended its reach to the Jewish faith. 

Speaking Out: Debate without the name-calling

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A few days ago, I found myself speaking at work about my beliefs regarding artificial contraceptives.

Speaking Out: How to make Halloween holy

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When I was a child, my favourite part about Halloween was stopping at the “magnet lady’s house.”