Three New Full Members!

Last week, Joey McDermott, Benj Emrich, and Peter Maurer made their Full Member commitments to Youth Apostles. It was a joyous evening with a holy hour, Mass, and reception. Over 80 people were in attendance to support these men in their commitment for the next year. We thank God for their sacrifices for community and […]

Happy New Year 2015!

From all of us here at Youth Apostles, we want to wish you a Happy New Year! We pray that God may bless you this coming year abundantly. Below is a short reflection from Fr. Jack on the Solemnity of Mary, which we celebrate this day!

Merry Christmas from Youth Apostles!

Merry Christmas! From all of us here at Youth Apostles we pray that you receive many blessings this Christmas season. Fr. Jack wished to share with you his own personal greetings.

Food for the Soul: God’s Plan for You

This month, Fr. Jack shared his reflections on how God has a plan for each and everyone of us. This wonderful plan is not only in the big, lifelong vocation but in the everyday and how calls us to seek this plan continually. Check out the video below!

Congress in Rome

Fr. Jack and Ric Cadenas were quite lifted up in Spirit as they returned from the worldwide Congress in Rome for new movements and ecclesial communities.  They gathered at one of the pontifical colleges for talks, panel discussions and meals with leaders of 100 new communities from all over the world.  The 3rd Worldwide Congress […]

Reflection on Brotherly Care

Throughout my first year of consecrated life, I am going through various books and formations with different brothers. These have been very fruitful in my relationship with the Lord, leading to some great conversations and opportunities for prayer. Fr. Jack and I have most recently been going through Pope Saint John Paul II’s Apostolic Exhortation, […]

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 […]

Norfolk Community: Monarchs Assemble!

Homecoming 2014 took place this past week at ODU. The theme for this year’s Homecoming was “Monarchs Assemble!” As a result, there were many superhero themed banners, costumes, and floats throughout the week. CCM kicked off the week by Painting the Town Blue. Each student organization at ODU was given a window at the Webb Center (the student union) to paint and […]

YA Dinner and Auction 2014!

This past Saturday we had our YA Dinner and Auction, which is one of our biggest events of the year, to help raise funds for our budget. Over 160 people attended the event, not including the 30+ volunteers who made the night possible. Spearheaded by our new Development Director, Gerry Hartigan, we had over 200 […]