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About Dr. Edward Edezhath, Cochin,India

Dr Edward Edezhath, one of the pioneers of pioneers of Jesus Youth gives us a glimpse of the growth of the movement
Latest Posts | By Dr. Edward Edezhath, Cochin,India
Beauty in prayer at the heart of Jesus Youth
3 weeks ago

Beauty in prayer at the heart of Jesus Youth

‘Please stop!’ Father said this gently yet firmly, and the noisy babble abruptly stopped. All were singing aloud in tongues, but it was not very pleasant to hear. Fr. Gino …
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JESUS YOUTH – Minimalism – Why Jesus Youth love it?
3 months ago

JESUS YOUTH – Minimalism – Why Jesus Youth love it?

Minimalism – Why Jesus Youth love it?

“Four sons I have, and the second one is a JY. About him I was worried, thinking, he was careless in money matters. …
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JESUS YOUTH-‘If only the others knew the openings we get in Jesus Youth!’
4 months ago

JESUS YOUTH-‘If only the others knew the openings we get in Jesus Youth!’

Surely, JY groups are excellent cradles for grooming youth talents and leadership

‘I am from a backward fishing family and grew up facing all kinds of deprivations. But, none of …
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JESUS YOUTH : Joy in ‘fun and play’ – Jesus Youth needs it
6 months ago

JESUS YOUTH : Joy in ‘fun and play’ – Jesus Youth needs it

“We must teach our young people to have some fun and games when they come together”. This was a point of discussion in one ‘First Line’ gathering. But there was …
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JESUS YOUTH : The prime mission of Jesus Youth? Friendship
7 months ago

JESUS YOUTH : The prime mission of Jesus Youth? Friendship

I knew this woman Sumi quite well. Recently, we had a heart to heart chat following a big tragedy in her life. “My father was an active political worker, of …
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JESUS YOUTH
8 months ago

JESUS YOUTH

Normal Christian Life – be ordinary, but with a difference – 3

The ‘First Line’ group used to gather at Snehanilayam, near Ernakulam city. Every month about two dozen of …
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Bringing Jesus to a fast-changing youth world
9 months ago

Bringing Jesus to a fast-changing youth world

As soon as this girl got into my car and settled down, she blurted out, “I cannot wait. Please tell me all about how Jesus Youth movement began. Everyone told …
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JESUS YOUTH-Jesus Youth is Youth for Life
10 months ago

JESUS YOUTH-Jesus Youth is Youth for Life

The time was mid 1990’s and this young doctor was a regular visitor to my place. Her weekly day off was on Tuesdays and we would meet to discuss her …
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JESUS YOUTH – How do you begin Jesus Youth in a new place?
11 months ago

JESUS YOUTH – How do you begin Jesus Youth in a new place?

A few months back while I was busy with a class, there was a call on my cellphone. It was my bishop. “Can you come over here?” – I was …
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JESUS YOUTH-Meeting the Jesus of the Gospels
12 months ago

JESUS YOUTH-Meeting the Jesus of the Gospels

Jesus Youth movement got its name from the 1985 conference.  Many participants of that gathering would recall a group discussion we had there, on the person of Jesus. We all …
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