Teen Resources

"Do not let anyone look down on you because you are young, but be an example for the believers in your speech, your conduct, your love, faith, and purity." 1 Tim 4:12 GNT

Are you in grades 7-9? Are you ready for the Holy Fire?

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Going into College?

Going to college is super exciting, but really - what will keep your faith intact? Be sure you are taking steps to keep up your prayer life, find good Catholic Christian community, and remember to find opportunities for service. The links below should help you in that endeavor.


U.S. Catholic Colleges

A full list of Catholic Universities and Colleges in the United States by the USCCB.

Community Search

Does my university have a Newman Center?

Does my university have F.O.C.U.S. Missionaries?

Pre-College Mission Work

Totus Tuus Chicago

Thinking of a summer of mission work? Look to our own Totus Tuus program to lead retreats for kids and teens.

NET Ministires

Perhaps diving in for a year of mission work around the US, Canada, Ireland or Austrailia sounds more your speed? Check out NET Ministires!

Want to be a Youth Minister?

Start the Certification Process in the Archdiocese of Chicago to become a youth minister! Or if you just want to learn more about Jesus!