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August 22, 2017

Launching the Year of Youth preparations

The Year of Youth is commencing on 3rd December 2017 (the start of the liturgical year) and it’s time to get our communities ready for an […]
August 21, 2017

Catholics at Curtin Kick Off for Semester Two

As young people, we tend to get carried away with all the new experiences that are coming our way and we forget how important it is […]
August 21, 2017

Why Consecrate: A Story of the beginning of a Young Adults Marian Consecration Program

Andrew has just begun a Marian Consecration Program with The Somascan Young Adults at St. Jerome’s Spearwood he shares his story as he embarks on his […]
August 18, 2017

CYM is looking for a new Youth Ministry Worker

Catholic Youth Ministry employment opportunity. Youth Ministry Worker (Full-time position) temporary position relieving for 12 months maternity leave. The Perth Catholic Youth Ministry office is seeking […]
August 17, 2017

Top 5 Catholic Apps & Podcasts for Young People

Catholic apps and podcasts are great tools to help us connect with our faith daily from our mobile devices. We’ve compiled a few of our favourites […]
August 16, 2017

It’s Not Wrong to Support the Current Definition of Marriage

It’s Not Wrong to Support the Current Definition of Marriage Barack Obama did it. Bill Shorten did it. Penny Wong did it. And while they have […]
July 28, 2017

Veritas 2017 Testimionies

Hear from participants at the youth festival – below are extracts about their experience at Veritas 2017. I wanted God to take the wheel of my […]
July 26, 2017

Stormy Times for the Catholic Church: What to do?

Stormy Times for the Catholic Church: What to do? I’m writing this reflection while on a short mid-year break and so this reflection will probably be […]
July 13, 2017

Was Jesus a real person?

Was Jesus a real person? If so what was he like? The 2017 TAVTalks series continued at this year’s Veritas Youth Festival in a workshop presented […]
July 1, 2017

Freedom is one of the most important gifts God gives to us

Q & A with Archbishop Costelloe By James Rodgers, edited by Catherine Dunn Following the Teen’s Stream sessions, Archbishop Costelloe fielded their burning questions. The first […]
July 1, 2017

I came that they may have life, and have it abundantly

Photo above credit toi F.I.O Photography More than 13 workshops for young adults were on offer this afternoon at Veritas. Ranging from topics of mental health, […]
July 1, 2017

Teens Stream, a brand-new initiative, has hit for Veritas17!

For the first time at Veritas, teens aged 13-17 were led in a workshop designed especially for them. They were led through many activities and speeches […]
July 1, 2017

For You I Live

Anita Finneran was the keynote speaker for this morning’s rally at Veritas. Bursting onto the scene as Wonder Woman, Anita addressed the crowd with zeal. Anita, […]
June 30, 2017

He Who is Mighty

Veritas is back for 2017! Luke 1:49 “the Mighty One has done great things for me, and holy is his name” is the theme for this […]
June 16, 2017

YFC Entry Camp 2017 Reborn and Blessed

Ever since the beginning of humanity, unity has been one of the most important aspects of life. With unity, wars ease; with unity, cities and civilisations […]
May 25, 2017

Notre Dame to host Veritas Youth Festival

Catholic Youth Ministry is excited to announce that The University of Notre Dame is our platinum sponsor and host for Veritas WA Youth Festival 2017. “The […]
April 28, 2017
Matt and Adeline CYM

Welcome aboard, Matt and Adeline!

We’ve looked and searched everywhere and we’ve finally found them! Meet the newest addition to the CYM team, Matt and Adeline.  Both have a strong passion […]
April 20, 2017
Fr. Leo's talks at CYM Holy Hour

Feasting and Fasting with the Cooking Priest

Have you ever considered how food links with faith? Fr Leo Patalinghug from USA has a ministry as a cooking priest focussing on teaching the faith […]
April 18, 2017
Amazing Race 2017

Amazing Race ‘Lifted High’ Edition

by Edwin Jestin Last April 9, ‘Lifted High Youth’ (an initiative of Kwinana, Rockingham & Port Kennedy Parishes combined) hosted their first ever Amazing Race. It […]
March 27, 2017
Tav talk with a group of young people enjoying the event

Tav Talks – What are we created for?

By Tomas Kenny-Simpson After hearing the phrase “Tav Talks” frequently thrown into the conversation amongst friends and peers, I thought it was high time I made my […]