Full Member Workshop 2015 (VIDEO!)

This past weekend, our Full Members gathered for our annual Full Member Workshop at our Main House in McLean, VA. We began the day with an hour of adoration during which Fr. Jack gave us his Director’s Charge (video below!). He encouraged the brothers to “focus” and to “fight”. The day was primarily centered on […]

Food for the Soul: The Real St. Patrick

Today we celebrate St. Patrick’s feast day. Sometimes we put more the focus on leprechauns and green food, so take some time to hear from Fr. Jack about who St. Patrick was and how this great saint changed an entire country. Be sure to mark your calendar for next month’s Food for the Soul on […]

Food for the Soul: The Problem of Evil

This month, Fr. Jack dived into the problem of evil and highlighting the Christian response to suffering. Check out the video below. Be sure to mark your calendar for the next Food for the Soul on Monday, March 16th at 7:30pm!  

Food for the Soul: What Are You Looking For?

Last Thursday night, Fr. Jack posed Jesus’ question to us: “What are you looking for?” He talked about prayer, encounter with the Lord, and how we are to go out and evangelize based on our relationship with Jesus. Be sure to check out the talk below!

Advent Reflection from Fr. Jack

Fr. Jack reflected on how this week before Christmas can be very busy. Check out this quick video to here his challenge to you!  (He made it a point to show off his UVA Santa hat.)

Food for the Soul: Heaven: Who’s In and Who’s Out?

Every 2nd Friday of the month, we have Food for the Soul. We begin with Mass at 7 AM, breakfast, and then a reflection on a variety of topics. This morning, Fr. Jack Peterson led us in a discussion of the Church’s teachings on who is to enter Heaven. This event is open for all […]

Fall Consecrated Gathering

By Fr. Jack Peterson, YA   The eight Consecrated men of Youth Apostles broke away from their routines for an overnight gathering to a house at Lake Anna on Monday and Tuesday this week. Fr. Peter and Jonathan coordinated this blessed opportunity to build community. Creating occasions for formation and fellowship among the Consecrated is […]

Cardinal Sean in DC

Last night, September 9th, a group of brothers, a few wives, and some friends made their way into DC to see Cardinal Sean O’Malley speak at the Newseum.  The event was hosted by the John Caroll Society.  It was a wonderful night centered around discussing Pope Francis and the New Evangelization.  One of the main […]

Gluttony, Addiction, and Intent

This article is by Josh Schubert, a Substance Abuse Counselor for Fairfax County Youth and Family Services. He is a graduate of the Franciscan University of Steubenville. He recently addressed the Youth Apostles Full Members in July on Drugs and Addiction as part of our monthly formation. [divider] John 10:10 “I am come that they […]

Youth Apostles Institute to lead campus ministry efforts at Virginia Tech

The Youth Apostles Institute has accepted an invitation from the Most Rev. Francis X. DiLorenzo, the bishop of the Diocese of Richmond, to lead the Catholic campus ministry at Virginia Tech. The appointment will go into effect June 1, 2013. Rev. David M. Sharland, YA, who has served as the chaplain and director of the […]