Welcome to the homepage for Youth Ministry at Sydney Catholic Schools.
The Australian Catholics Bishops Conference vision document for Australian Catholic Youth Ministry is called “Anointed and Sent”. It sets three goals:
- To foster the personal and spiritual growth of each young person.
- To draw young people into responsible participation in the life, mission and work of the Catholic faith community.
- To empower young people to live as disciples of Jesus Christ in our world today.
Sydney Catholic Schools is committed to these goals and to the ongoing growth and development of Youth Ministry in the life of the Church in Sydney.
2016 Youth Forums
Dr. Dan White, the Executive Director of SCS, recently invited students from across the Archdiocese to engage in three Youth Forums.
Youth Ministry News
Year Nine Evangelisation Day May 26, 2016 - On Wednesday 18 May, the annual Year 9 evangelisation day was held at Mount St Joseph’s Catholic College Milperra. The theme for the day was “no greater love” as students were presented with Jesus’ challenge to love deeply with respect and self-sacrifice, set within the context of the Year of Mercy – remembering Christ’s love … Continue reading Year Nine Evangelisation Day On the Path to Poland April 6, 2016 - On April 3, more than 70 young people from across many Sydney Catholic Secondary Colleges travelled to St Mary’s Cathedral for Divine Mercy Sunday. This was a special pilgrimage opportunity deeply connected to the theme of World Youth Day 2016 and the Year of Mercy. Students gathered at Hyde Park to have lunch together and … Continue reading On the Path to Poland