2015 Catholic Youth Xperience
July 17-19 · Valparaiso-Gary
Theology on Tap
July-August, 2015 - Highland, Crown Pt.
2015 Nat'l Catholic Youth Conference
November 19-21 · Indianapolis
Shared prayer for Youth Ministry
CATHOLIC OUTREACH MINISTRIES
World Youth Day 2016
Catholic Catholic Youth Adult Ministry - Diocese of Gary on Facebook
The Diocese of Gary OYYA serves those who serve the young Catholic Church.
Through collaboration with parish leaders and youth-serving organizations, the Diocese of Gary OYYA seeks to nurture the total personal and spiritual enrichment of our youth and young adults, and to call them to full participation in the life, mission, and work of the faith community as portrayed by Jesus in the Gospels.
OYYA programs are funded in part by generous donations to the diocesan Catholic Services Appeal
THANK YOU for your gifts!
2015: Disciples on a Mission Thank you! to everyone who helped to make CYX
'15 an xperience of Christ!
catholicyouthx.com for a link to an official photo
gallery from CYX weekend, courtesy Jazmyn Becerra, and a
YouTube service project video.
Young adult Catholics, 20’s & 30’s,
Theology On Tap is back for another great summer!
Gather in a
relaxing environment with fellow young adults to discuss topics relevant to you
and your faith. Our Lady of Grace in Highland will host TOT this summer
on four Sundays (July 12, 19, 26, Aug. 2) starting at 6:30 pm at the OLG school
cafeteria, with an invitation to come early for 5:30 Mass.
St. Mary in Crown
Point invites you to join them on four Wednesdays (July 15, 22, 29, Aug. 5),
7pm at Crown Brewing in downtown Crown Point. Get all the details at
Insights on the Indiana Bishops’ Pastoral Letter on Poverty –
“Poverty at the Crossroads: The Church’s Response to Poverty in
The Diocese of Gary Diocesan Youth Council
(“DYC”), a representative body of high school-aged leaders
from parishes and ministries throughout the diocese,
participated in a reading and reflection of the
recently-released Pastoral Statement from the Indiana
Bishops, Poverty at the Crossroads: The Church’s Response
to Poverty in Indiana. Reps provided
feedback on the document’s three main sections:
See, Judge, Act.
Click here to read the DYC feedback
OYYA is coordinating a trip to the National Catholic Youth Conference,
Nov. 19-21, in INDIANAPOLIS!
NCYC is an indescribably exciting, biennial three-day experience of prayer,
community, and empowerment for Catholic teenagers and their adult chaperones.
It's an unbelievable "WOW" moment that will help your ministry grow as you
experience a sense of BIG CHURCH! Visit ncyc2015.com
for more info.
CATHOLIC OUTREACH MINISTRIES:
The Young Adults
for Catholic Charities Planning Team recently announced a name change: Diocese of Gary
Young Adult Catholic Outreach Ministries (or "COM" for short). Same great
people, same great mission- to gather together for fun and to live out our faith
by serving others. Except now, in addition to serving Catholic Charities, we can
serve other great agencies doing great work in Northwest Indiana and beyond.
Visit the new dgyoungadult.com!