Youth / Young Adults

April 16, 2019

Foundational Leadership Programme – Graduation 2018-2019

Foundation Leadership Program  2018-2019On Saturday 13 April 12 young adults completed the four year of the Foundational Leadership Program. Many of this group were leaders during World Youth Day in Panama and others are active in their local parish. This course has proved to be effective for those interested in creating […]
April 10, 2019

The Encounter Feedback Survey

Hello!It’s hard to believe that The Encounter has been running now for 3 years! We are looking to build upon your experiences at our event. We would be grateful if you could fill out the survey by clicking on the link below to help us in our future planning. It […]
April 9, 2019

Catholic Youth Ministry Ireland – Training Day 13 May, St. Paul’s Church Arran Quay

Catholic Youth Ministry Ireland - will host an event for people in Youth Ministry.       The mission of the proposed Catholic Youth Ministry Ireland (CYMI), is to create a national community that shares the responsibility for nourishing the faith of our youth and young adults while supporting the work of […]
April 8, 2019

Youth Programme – Dublin Diocese Pilgrimage to Knock

  [Show slideshow] Calling all Teen Disciples! Join us on our Dublin Diocese Pilgrimage to Knock on April 27th. We will be running a Youth Programme in the Youth Hub from 11am - 2:15pm. To register: Email wydathome@dublindiocese.ie #Daretosayyes!
April 8, 2019

Ewe Thina: We Walk God’s Way

[Show slideshow] Young Adult Event (Strictly 20's & 30's) The next hike will be 12noon, Saturday 13th April. We will be going to Glendalough and will experience a reflective walk led by the Kiltegan Fathers from the Tearmann Spirituality centre. As there are limited spaces you will need to book […]
April 8, 2019

The Encounter – Friday April 12th

[Show slideshow] Join other young adults (20's & 30's) for The Encounter on April 12th @ 8pm in St Paul's Arran Quay. Our musician is Eric Hughes and Guest Speaker for the night is Frances O'Brien. #bethelight #faith #fellowship #theencounter #hope #theyoungchurchdublin
April 2, 2019

Gelaine Elises – From DCU and Lucan South Parish Reflecting on WYD Panama

Dare to say ‘Yes’By Gelaine Elises  Dublin airport wasn’t at its typical bustling state. The passengers strolled with rolling wheels shadowing their footsteps and with tired eyes, walked in a lethargic fashion to their gates. It was a crisp January morning, 3am to be exact, and I waited in the […]
April 2, 2019

Anna Brosnan from DCU reflecting on WYD Panama

In January of 2019 I attended World Youth Day in Panama with the much appreciated support of DCU. I was in a group of 30 people from the Archdiocese of Dublin. It was a faith forming experience which will stay with me forever. We flew into Tocumen Airport at 9pm on […]
April 2, 2019

Christina Malone, Clondalkin Parish Pastoral Worker Reflects on her WYD journey of Dare to Say Yes

Today i am sharing my Lenten challenge of opening up and receive God's love and mercy. After an amazing experience in Panama when I experienced God mercy and healing through the Sacrament of Reconciliation I have been feeling strengthen to take on lent in a new way this year. I […]
April 2, 2019

Natalie Doherty Reflects on WYD and the impact on her work in Kilnamanagh Parish

WYD PANAMA 2019 The group of 30 pilgrims from the Archdiocese of Dublin left in the early hours of Friday 18th January and flew to Paris where we got our connecting flight to Panama. It was a full day’s travel going to, and coming back, but spirits and excitement were […]
April 2, 2019

WYD Panama Reunion 30 March

 On Saturday 30th March Pilgrims who attended WYD Panama WYD attended a day of reflection, reaction and renewal of their  Dare to Say Yes @ WYD. They were led in prayer by the team of Natalie Doherty, Christina Malone and Gerard Gallagher. Fr. Kieran Mc Dermott, Fr. Seamus Mc Entee and […]
March 19, 2019

Faithfest Retreat 2019

[Show slideshow] Our Faithfest Retreat will take place June 23rd - 25th. Ovoca Manor is our venue and is an adventure centre which combines adventure and exploring faith.  To book your place,  download the consent form belowFaithFest Retreat June 19 consent form A
March 12, 2019

The Young Church Dublin and Darkness into Light 2019

The Young Church Dublin are gathering a Young Adult group to walk Darkness into Light 2019 on May 11. If you are interested register @ www.darknessintolight.ie and email st.pauls@dublindiocese to let us know you'll be joining us. #darknessintolight #solidarity #theyoungchurchdublin #youngdisciples #supportingeachother #hope
March 12, 2019

Faithfest 14

Faithfest last Friday night was epic, what a wonderful and awesome evening spent with young people from around the Archdiocese of Dublin. The atmosphere was electric 🙌.  We explored the impact on our lives if we were to adopt the #Godfilter [Show slideshow] 12►
February 7, 2019

Faithfest 14

Faithfest is an event for Teenagers. It aims to build spaces where teenagers have an experience of a peer community, explore faith, and encounter an experience of welcoming, belonging, discipleship, worship and prayer in a creative and fun atmosphere.We are inviting all parishes to send a group of young people […]
January 28, 2019

Archbishop Diarmuid Martin Homily at WYD Panama in Dublin

Third Sunday of the Year 2019PANAMA IN DUBLINHomily notes of Most Rev. Diarmuid Martin Archbishop of DublinEmmaus Conference Centre, 27 January 2019“World Youth Day is not just an event in a faraway country to which only a few young people can travel. It is a moment that challenges all young […]
January 28, 2019

WYD Panama in Dublin – Hearing from our Young People

Over the weekend, 150 young people gathered in the Emmaus Centre for a fantastic weekend of celebration of Faith. We asked our young people what inspired them to say YES to Panama in Dublin. 
January 25, 2019

Life to the Full Bookclub (Young Adults 20’s & 30’s)

Join other young Adults (20's&30's) for Life to the Full (Jn 10: 10) Book Club, Thursdays in St. Paul’s Church, Arran Quay 7-8.30pm. We will be reading Bear Grylls' book Mud,Sweat and Tears. Bookclub will resume on February 7th.
January 23, 2019

Updates from WYD Panama 2019

Tuesday 23rd - HOMILY OF THE MASS WELCOMING THE PILGRIMSJanuary 22nd, 2019, Santa María la Antigua FieldMons. José Domingo Ulloa Mendieta, O.S.A.Dear young pilgrims and people of God:We are immensely joyful because of your presence. Today, PANAMA receives you with an open heart and arms wide open. Thank you for […]
January 22, 2019

Postcards from Panama – Blogs and Reflections @WYD

Postcards from Panama - Blogs and Reflections @WYDOn Friday morning 18th January 2019 the first of forty pilgrims from Ireland will leave for WYD Panama. The group is co-ordinated by Gerard Gallagher from the Archdiocese of Dublin. 30 pilgrims will represent the Archdiocese of Dublin and some of them even […]