Events

Convivio is a weekend high school congress where students from grades 9 through 12 come together to reflect upon contemporary society, to share their experiences, thoughts, interests, and to propose explanations  and answers to the problems and challenges that we experience in today’s world.

Fan the Fire is a one day event designed to reach out to teens and help them to either deepen their relationship with Christ or discover it for the first time. The day consists of a dynamic host, high-quality music, talented local, regional and national Catholic youth speakers, Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament, confessions, contemporary Mass, concert, dinner and more.

Fan the Fire is a one day event designed to reach out to teens and help them to either deepen their relationship with Christ or discover it for the first time. The day consists of a dynamic host, high-quality music, talented local, regional and national Catholic youth speakers, Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament, confessions, contemporary Mass, concert, dinner and more.

From August 19, 2017 through our first diocesan pilgrimage on March 24, 2018, our Pilgrimage Cross will travel throughout our diocese, from school to school and parish to parish. You may use the form on this page to request the cross for your faith community.

The National Catholic Youth Conference is a powerful, biennial, three-day experience of prayer, community, evangelization, catechesis, and service for Catholic teenagers (of high school age) and their adult chaperones. Approximately 23,000 young people and adults attend the NCYC.

The National Catholic Youth Conference is a powerful, biennial, three-day experience of prayer, community, evangelization, catechesis, and service for Catholic teenagers (of high school age) and their adult chaperones. Approximately 23,000 young people and adults attend the NCYC.

The Youth Rally and Mass for Life occurs in conjunction with the annual National March for Life held on (or near) the anniversary of the 1973 Roe v. Wade court decision making abortion legal in this country. The Rally strives to encourage the youth participating in the national March for Life in their witness as Disciples of Christ and promoters of the Gospel of Life.

The Youth Rally and Mass for Life occurs in conjunction with the annual National March for Life held on (or near) the anniversary of the 1973 Roe v. Wade court decision making abortion legal in this country. The Rally strives to encourage the youth participating in the national March for Life in their witness as Disciples of Christ and promoters of the Gospel of Life.

SHU Journey is a six-day residential summer experience of faith education, self-discovery and enjoyment for high school students who want to develop a better understanding of faith in their life, develop their ability to become a leader in their Church and school, deepen their self-awareness and develop a greater sense of direction and purpose in their life, become more motivated in school and activities, develop strong family and personal relationships, increase awareness of their own gifts and their role as a young man or woman in the Church.