15th Annual Pro-Life Poster Contest

        The Youth Apostles Institute Announces its… 15th Annual Pro-life Poster Contest   Theme: Life – The Best Choice   Two divisions: Junior (grades 7 & 8) Senior (grades 9-12) Prizes: First Place ($100) Second Place ($75) Third Place ($50) Honorable Mention certificates   AND! First Place posters will be made available […]

Candidate Commitment

In attendance were also his parents and brother, Joe. After he made his commitment, Billy could not wipe the smile off his face, especially when it came to cutting his own cake! Billy now returns to Temple University for the semester. He’s studying mechanical engineering and is an avid participant in the Newman Center activities […]

Youth Apostles in Rome!

Dear Community Members and friends, I was extremely surprised to receive Fr. Jack’s invitation to join him and Meg Dalmut, the Directress of the Women’s Youth Apostles, on a Pilgrimage to Rome over Pentecost weekend.  He explained that Pope Francis had extended a worldwide invitation to members of Movements and Lay Associations within the Church […]

The Gift of a Child

Alternative Spring Break with Catholic Campus Ministry at George Mason couldn’t have been a more grace-filled and wicked awesome week. From March 10 to March 17 I had the exciting and wonderful opportunity to serve the children of the Hogar San Francisco de Asis (St. Francis of Assisi Home) in Chaclacayo, Peru. The Hogar serve kids of […]

A Retreat Reflection — Mary’s joyful “Yes!”

  One of my reflection’s  from this past January’s silent retreat: Mary, how great it was you said “Let it be done unto me!” Your fiat opened the gate to so many good blessings and to Jesus Himself. Your simplicity when asked by the Holy Spirit “How can this be since I have no relations […]