Category Archives: Young Adult Ministry

Students from Tampa Bay Area Will March in D.C. for an End to the Human Rights Abuse of Abortion

More than 300 students and chaperones are heading to Washington D.C. for the 46th national March for Life that will take place Friday, January 18.  Speakers include Abby Johnson, a pro-life activist who formerly worked for Planned Parenthood and Dr. Alveda King, the niece of civil rights leader Martin Luther King, Jr. The March for… Read More

Youth and Young Adult Ministry Office Seeks to Align with Courageously Living the Gospel

A major focus of our mutually-shared vision is to accompany youth and young adults to help them be courageous in their faith. Ryan Phelan, the Diocesan Director of Youth and Young Adult Ministry is tasked with helping parishes understand this process of accompaniment that is highlighted in the Vision. Pope Francis has often spoken about… Read More

National Study on Catholic Campus Ministry Calls for Innovative Growth, Cooperation and On-Going Formation

On October 8,  the Feast Day of Blessed John Henry Newman, patron of Catholic Campus Ministry in the United States, the USCCB Secretariat of Catholic Education issued a report highlighting the key findings from the National Study on Catholic Campus Ministry. The Secretariat commissioned the study seeking to advance Catholic identity in higher education and to… Read More

Saint Leo University Welcomes More than 700 New Students

Volunteers, including new president, help make the move-in process easy ST, LEO, FL ­ ­– Home sweet home: More than 700 new students moved to Saint Leo University’s main campus on Thursday, August 16. They were welcomed by orientation leaders, faculty, staff, administration, student-athletes, and coaches. As a car loaded with back-to-school gear would pull… Read More

U.S. Bishop Delegates Approved for Upcoming Synod on Young People, the Faith, and Vocational Discernment

Pope Francis has ratified the members elected by the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) to represent the United States at the upcoming XV Ordinary General Assembly: Young People, the Faith, and Vocational Discernment.  The Synod will take place October 3-28. The delegates are: Cardinal Daniel N. DiNardo, Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston, President of the United… Read More