Last week we held our 19th Annual Golf Tournament at Raspberry Falls Golf & Hunt Club in Leesburg, VA. The day was made wonderful thanks to the weather being beautiful, a great turnout of golfers and a delicious barbecue dinner to cap off the day. However, this event would not have been so successful without […]
This month, we as Catholics place a special emphasis on the gift of Mary, the Mother of God. Fr. Jack, during his monthly Food for the Soul reflection, spent some time offering reflections of how we can turn to Mary and the graces that come from her motherly embrace. Check out the video below and […]
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 […]
As I bask in the light of Easter joy, I remember what made this possible. I recall the sacrifice Jesus made on Good Friday for each and every one of us. On this most recent Good Friday morning I looked out the window of our Youth Apostles house in McLean and saw a long procession […]
From all of us here at Youth Apostles, Happy Easter! Fr. Jack shares a quick reflection on this most wondrous morning. He is truly risen, Alleluia, Alleluia!
Today we enter into the Triduum, the most important days of the year for us as Catholics. We begin tonight with the celebration of the Holy Thursday where we remember the events in the Upper Room where Jesus instituted the Eucharist and the priesthood. Fr. Jack shares some of his thoughts on this most holy […]
This week, Fr. Jack wanted to reflect on the abundance of God and how God constantly expresses his love and care for us in great abundance. Check out the video below!
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 […]
The Youth Apostles Institute is holding its 21st annual pro-life essay contest! The theme is “Be Pro-life Because…” 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. We also hope to provide an activity that may find to be a […]
Last Friday, Fr. Jack was invited to the Don Bosco Christo Del Rey High School in Takoma Park, Maryland to celebrate Mass and be the main celebrant. This was a particularly special day because it was to remember the 200th anniversary of the birth of St. John Bosco. During his homily, Fr. Jack talked about […]