Norfolk Community: What Can I Do For You?

“What Can I Do For You?” This has been the theme of community life in Norfolk, VA since Jimmy Noone and I moved down to Norfolk back in August. Sean Mazary and Michael Pantazis also moved into the house. Life in Norfolk has seen a bit of a transition the past few months. Jimmy comes in […]

Franciscan University Vocations Fair 2014

This past Friday, Jonathan Mundell and I headed up to Steubenville, Ohio for Franciscan University’s annual Religious Vocations Awareness Day. There were over 40 different religious communities there with a table and someone to tell interested students about their community. It was inspiring to see the life of the Church and the great joy every […]

First Week Consecrated

I wanted to take some time to sit back and reflect on my first week of consecration because I believe it has truly been an exciting experience worth sharing.  To begin, Saturday was indeed blessed.  To have so many come out to share in the wonderful celebration of 35 years of our community and my […]

Happy Birthday Youth Apostles!

Today is our 35th Anniversary! We celebrated this past weekend with a wonderful Mass at St. John the Beloved and then a picnic lunch at McLean center.  At the Mass, Peter Clem made his initial one year consecrated commitment to the community.  He will be writing a blog about his experience in the next few […]

Youth Apostles Pro-Life Poster Contest is On!

The Youth Apostles Institute is holding its 16th annual pro-life poster contest! The theme for the contest: “Welcome Unborn 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 hope […]

Kindle the Fire

[olimometer id=1] Youth Apostles’ has a new Annual Appeal: Kindle the Fire. It should have arrived in your mailboxes already. Pease read it over!  It’s about our college campus ministries and how much they’ve grown over the past few years. We have expanded our reach to Old Dominion University and Virginia Tech University.  Please prayerfully consider a heartfelt gift to help […]

Come Celebrate 25 Years of Ordination!

It is with great joy that we will celebrate the 25th anniversary of ordination to the priesthood of Fr. Jack Peterson, YA and Fr. Peter Nassetta, YA! All are welcome to attend and join us in thanking and celebrating two great men in our community. The Mass and reception will be held on May 3 […]

Blog Post: Our First Trip to Hokie Town

By Full Member George Brunner When Brittany and I decided to take the leap of faith and move to Greensboro, NC, we knew there would be sacrifices we would have to make. Unfortunately, one of those sacrifices was not being able to participate in community in the same way as before. This was a decision […]

Virginia Catholic Campus Ministry Summit 2014

The Virginia Catholic Campus Ministry Summit, hosted by the Diocese of Richmond, is 24 hours of worship, teaching, and fellowship for Catholic college students from all over the state, hosted at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville. It is coming up in less than two weeks on January 31 – February 1, 2014. Chris Stefanick will be […]

Happy Birthday, Pope Francis!

Happy Birthday to Our Holy Father, Pope Francis! Today he celebrated his 77th birthday by saying Mass and having breakfast with four homeless people who live on the streets in the Vatican. A small dog even joined in! This holy man continues to inspire the lives of those he touches every day. As Youth Apostles, […]