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Youth & Young Adult Ministries

Raising up our youth to empower them into Christ's ministry in the world.

See also Confirmation Retreats and Confirmation Services.

Youth Updates

The Rev. Jerry Racioppi (back row, center) and Rosie Grant (back row, right) with the six diocesan youth they are chaperoning to EYE17 in Oklahoma this July. CHARLES WHITE PHOTO
Article | Jun 14, 2017
Sometimes it is just best to say "yes" to the Spirit. I have found, fighting Her can often prove unhealthy on so many levels. A few months back I...
A Youth Listening Event at St. Alban's, Oakland/Franklin Lakes. JOHN KING PHOTO
Joining God in Shaping Our Future | Apr 4, 2017
In response to the departure of the diocese’s Director of Youth & Young Adult Ministries, diocesan staff formed an exploratory team that includes...
Joining God in Shaping Our Future
Feature | Mar 14, 2017
Over the past year, many in our diocese have been dwelling in the third chapter of Joshua. In this story, our spiritual ancestors, led by Joshua, are...
Youth from St. James, Upper Montclair with Bishop Gene Robinson at the National Acolyte Festival. PHOTO COURTESY ST. JAMES, UPPER MONTCLAIR
Church News | Oct 18, 2016
Youth and chaperones from the St. James, Upper Montclair attended the National Acolyte Festival on Saturday, October 8 at the National Cathedral in...
Peter Angelica with Bishop Mark Beckwith shortly after returning from a year in the Community of St. Anselm. NINA NICHOLSON PHOTO
Feature | Oct 17, 2016
Just over one year ago I left my family, friends, and job to become a residential member of the Community of St. Anselm (CoSA). A vision of the...
The Community of St. Anselm with Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby
Feature | Oct 7, 2015
When the newly-appointed Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby moved with his family into 800-year-old Lambeth Palace in 2013, someone asked him...