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Jesus Youth: The Beauty of Joyful Praise
4 weeks ago

Jesus Youth: The Beauty of Joyful Praise

Our first vocation in life – to praise God

‘Maybe you always went to church to get your wishes fulfilled, but not here.’ Fr Marcelino used to train us to …
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Jesus Youth: Cultural mixing is exciting!
2 months ago

Jesus Youth: Cultural mixing is exciting!

A multicultural approach is the heart of Jesus Youth missionary fervour

‘Your youth groups are a nice blend, from cities and villages, English and vernacular speaking, college youth and …
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Jesus Youth : Stirring and Sustaining Youth Enthusiasm
3 months ago

Jesus Youth : Stirring and Sustaining Youth Enthusiasm

‘Today’s youth have a serious lack of motivation. Almost nothing challenges them as they live from one moment to the next.’ As a group of educational experts on a government-appointed …
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Jesus Youth
4 months ago

Jesus Youth

‘He has so many questions. Some are a bit too much for me. Could you spare sometime?’ Suma had been accompanying this youth for a few months and now she …
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Jesus Youth: Why Jesus Youth is not eager to organise competitions?
5 months ago

Jesus Youth: Why Jesus Youth is not eager to organise competitions?

When I paused during a session, a young person raised his hand, ‘But, why don’t we have competitions?’ This was during a training for Kids Companions, young JYs who would …
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Jesus Youth: Gifting Youth with Rich Memories
6 months ago

Jesus Youth: Gifting Youth with Rich Memories

The art ministry had their first meeting at Chavara Bhavan, Kainakary1. On my attempt to find the route, Google Map said, ‘Can’t find a way there.’ Later I discovered that …
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Certain temptations of some good Jesus Youth
7 months ago

Certain temptations of some good Jesus Youth

‘Pope John Paul II, while speaking on the mission of the laity, pointed to two strong temptations that most modern lay Catholic were not able to overcome. What do you …
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Jesus Youth Continuity and change in JY
8 months ago

Jesus Youth Continuity and change in JY

There is a group activity that I try out during leadership training sessions. I would ask the group to move around in silence and form clusters of similar people. It …
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Jesus Youth-Discussion groups are so special for Jesus Youth
9 months ago

Jesus Youth-Discussion groups are so special for Jesus Youth

‘The Pope’s new encyclical has come. If a few of us get together online daily, can you help us study it in detail?’ The request came from a country leader. …
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Jesus Youth 85 – A dream come true and seed for the future
10 months ago

Jesus Youth 85 – A dream come true and seed for the future

Last month the leaders of different talent initiatives of Kerala met together, and wanted to hear my thoughts on how to move forward. These core-team members of young artists, musicians, …
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