On Wednesday, June 29, at 6 p.m., Bishop Thomas J. Tobin celebrated Mass at St. Theresa Church, Tiverton and blessed the pilgrims from the Diocese of Providence who will be attending World Youth Day in Poland in July.
Please keep the pilgrims who will be representing our diocese in your prayers. Their pilgrimage will begin on July 23rd.
You can follow along with live updates and photos from their journey at the following social media outlets:
Catholic Youth Ministry - Diocese of Providence
The Phase II Retreat was held on July 9 -10, 2016. The group was small but the retreat was a great experience for all who attended!
The 2016 National Conference on Catholic Youth Ministry will take place December 1 - 3 in San Jose, California. Registration opened June 15 for this opportunity to learn from and connect with other youth ministry leaders.
Visit www.nccym.info for registration and more info.
Beginning on Monday, March 28, Catholic Youth Ministry of the Diocese of Providence starting hosting a grief support group for high school teens on the 2nd and 4th Monday of each month from 7:00 - 8:30 p.m. at the Rejoice in Hope Youth Center in Cranston. The support group will offer a safe haven for teens to discuss the process of grief and what it means to them. Each session will focus on a new area of grief. Please RSVP to 942-6571 if planning on attending and spread the word to anyone in this age group who may be experiencing a painful loss.
An informational flyer can be found here.