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Cultivating a new generation

ABSECON — Prepare. Sow. Grow. Reap. Four words well-known and understood to farmers; less so, for Catholic youth ministry workers. But it was the latter group that heard these words

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Friendships, choices and soul-saving

A new school year has begun and our children are beginning to settle into their new routines, classrooms, teachers and work assignments. Another thing that may be new this year

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Question sparks a simple conversion over lunch

A simple conversation over lunch sparked a ministry idea for a group of young adults from a Vineland parish. Jose Rodriguez, 24, of Divine Mercy Parish, and another young adult

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The Samuel Group

Gabi Marigliano, right, introduces herself to, among others, Sister Pepita Ontong, FMIJ; Greg Coogan, Diocesan Director of Young Adult Ministry; and Sister Chiara Rose Fedele, CFR during last Sunday’s inaugural
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Help Wanted: youth willing to serve 1,200 meals

ATLANTIC CITY — A week removed from Summer in the City, where they lived out the Gospel values in caring for the poor and marginalized, youth continued that work here

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Nourishing faith through music and Scripture

For a group of young people in Bridgeton, the youth choir at the Parish of the Holy Cross is a place where they can discover their own gifts, learn practical

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Putting Catholic teaching and Gospel values to flesh

Yen Nguyen, 17, had such a great time at last year’s Summer in the City, she came back this year for another week. “It was an awesome experience,” she said.

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Summer in the City

Sister Ann Kateri and Father James King join youth in prayer during the “Burning Bush” Adoration in front of the Blessed Sacrament on Aug. 17 at Saint Michael Church, the
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Sacraments and prayers in a young person’s life

As a youth minister for almost a decade I am often asked, “What do you do to get the kids to come?” My response is, “Teach them to love the

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Samuel Group helps young adults with vocational discernment

Samuel Group is a discernment group for young adults, ages 18-39, who meet together once a month from September through March in order to study, pray, and discover their individual