Fr. Jack and Fr. Peter released to Youth Apostles

Effective June 29, 2016, Bishop Loverde has agreed to release Fr. Peter and Fr. Jack for full-time service with Youth Apostles. With the release, Bishop Loverde has also decided to assign another Chaplain to George Mason Catholic Campus Ministry. GMU has been a fantastic place for ministry for our community, and it will be hard […]

Students climb to the CCM Summit

Definition of a summit: the highest point of a hill or mountain.  The fourth annual Catholic Campus Ministry Summit kicked off this past weekend at St. Thomas Aquinas University Parish in Charlottesville, VA. Over 700 college students from around Virginia came to this 24-hour conference. Shout-outs went to Virginia Tech, who brought the largest group […]

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 […]

Norfolk Youth Apostles welcome first two Candidates

The Norfolk community of Youth Apostles held its first Candidate Commitment Liturgy on Tuesday night, March 28th.  Two men made Candidate commitments to the community:  Jon Perez from Chesapeake, and Sean Mazary from Newport News.  Both are students at Old Dominion and are active in the Catholic Campus Ministry program there.  Jon is completing his […]

Leadership in the Lord’s Army

Jacob Znachko, a Youth Apostles candidate and cadet at Virginia Military Institute, took a break from his customary woolen attire in February to help lead a weekend retreat for college students sponsored by the Diocese of Richmond. The Encounter with Christ, a long tradition for Catholic students studying at the many eminent colleges and universities […]