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Come Celebrate – New Patron Saint for CYM Perth


We would like to warmly invite representatives of young people from your school, parish & community to come and celebrate with us as we welcome a new Patron Saint for CYM Perth – Saint John Bosco!

Archbishop Timothy Costelloe SDB will join us to celebrate Mass (includes the commissioning of young people for 2021), Holy Hour and share some wisdom on Saint John Bosco afterwards.

This event was initially planned for the 3rd of February however due to the COVID lockdown, we have now rescheduled it.

Updated details of the event as follows:
When: Wednesday 24th of February 2020 from 5:30pm – 8:00pm

  5:30pm – Holy Hour
  6:30pm – Finish Holy Hour & Prepare for Mass
  6:45pm – Holy Mass
  7:30pm – Teaching from Archbishop Costelloe
  8.00pm – Conclude
*light refreshment will be provided

Where: St Mary’s Cathedral, Perth (Victoria Square, Perth WA 6000)
Cost: FREE


The event’s purpose is for the Archdiocese to commission young people to spread the Gospel of Jesus and live as a witnesses to their peers, following the example of Saint John Bosco’s missionary heart towards young people through loving kindness.

We would like to invite you all to join us for the 9 day Novena to Saint John Bosco leading up to his Feast Day on the 31st January for the intention of: Young people living for God and being on mission for Christ.

Please see the Novena prayer here or below for each day starting 22nd January.

This is a free event as we hope to unite all the young people across the Archdiocese, building a stronger faith community life in prayer, seeking the intercession of Saint John Bosco and being sent forth on mission for Christ together.

We hope you can join us!


Find out more about our Weekly Holy Hour and Mass here.

Catholic Youth Ministry
Catholic Youth Ministry
Catholic Youth Ministry is the official agency supporting and promoting youth ministry in the Archdiocese of Perth. Our aim is to assist young adults to build a deep and lasting relationship with Jesus and to help them find their place in the Church and the world.