18th Annual Pro-life Poster Contest

The Youth Apostles Institute is holding its 18th annual pro-life poster contest. The theme for the contest is “Time to Respect Life!” Through the contest, we hope to provide a means by which young people may express their pro-life beliefs and the values they have been taught at school, in ministry and at home. We also […]

Support James Armstrong’s Year of Missionary Service!

James Armstrong has chosen to surrender a year of his life to the Lord in the service of young people. Having recently graduated from the University of South Carolina, he discerned a call from God to dedicate a whole year to helping young people encounter the merciful love of Christ. James will be assisting Rob Tessier, […]

“Into the Woods” receives rave review from DC Metro Theater Arts

“Once Upon a time, in the city of Manassas, there was a theatre group that was in their 15th year of producing Broadway quality musicals. Every summer a group of talented performers gather to rehearse a visually stunning and musically wonderful show. And this year was no exception. Fresh off their hit from last year’s performance of […]

Fr. Jack and Fr. Peter released to Youth Apostles

Effective June 29, 2016, Bishop Loverde has agreed to release Fr. Peter and Fr. Jack for full-time service with Youth Apostles. With the release, Bishop Loverde has also decided to assign another Chaplain to George Mason Catholic Campus Ministry. GMU has been a fantastic place for ministry for our community, and it will be hard […]

There and Back Again: A Pilgrim’s Journey

Two weeks ago, I got the wonderful opportunity to go on pilgrimage to the Holy Land with Fr. Peter and Catholic Campus Ministry at George Mason. It was a truly incredible experience. I literally walked in the footsteps of Jesus. There were many highlights throughout the trip, but I’ll do my best to share the […]

EWC #178

Written by: Robert Yorks, Junior at Old Dominion University Over the weekend of March 20th to March 22nd, I had the pleasure of attending the Encounter with Christ Retreat #178. Reflecting on it now, I don’t think they could have named the retreat anything better because for me it was truly an encounter. When you look […]

First Annual Norfolk Golf Tournament

The needs of our Norfolk Community have been growing ever since Chip, Andrew, and Fr. Mike first ventured down to Old Dominion four years ago. Now, with the presence of Youth Apostles growing in the Hampton Roads area, there existed a need to increase revenue. The answer was found in hosting our first annual golf […]

ODU ASB: Come Follow Me

If you had told me that this Alternative Spring Break trip would include a hospital visit, climbing inside a cave, killing a wasp nest, and incredible moments inspired by the Holy Spirit, I wouldn’t have believed you. We were going to McKee, KY, a small, rural town in Jackson County situated in the mountains about […]

Give thanks because he lives!

This season of Lent is a great opportunity for spiritual growth. It can be, though, a drag at times due to the cold weather, failing in our resolutions, etc. Lent always seems to come at the toughest time of the year. I wish it came during the summer; it would be much easier to not […]