Jr. High Youth Group

Junior High Youth Group, Sixth through Eighth Grade. Youth Group begins Monday, September 18, 2017. Visit this link for a complete schedule. Visit this link for a registration form. Complete and send in with fees to the parish office: Peace of Christ Parish, 25 Empire Blvd., Rochester, NY 14609. Contact Melissa Mang at mmang@dor.org or at (585) 288-5000, ext. 121, if you have any questions. Thank you!

Read the U.S.C.C.B.'s entire document at United States Conference Of Catholic Bishops.                                                         

Options for Junior High Youth in Grades 6, 7 and 8 that fulfill the diocesan requirement of 30 hours/year of catechesis.

1) Summer Session for Junior High Youth: July 10th - July 14th, 9am-3pm at St. James School Youth Room. Registration information is available at this link.                                                                          

2) Youth Group: This youth program follows the school calendar. Youth in grades 6,7 and 8 are invited to attend youth group gatherings twice a month on Monday evenings, 6:15-7:45pm at St. James School Youth Room (2nd Flr). Registration information is available at this link.

Experiences available for both Junior High and Senior High Youth:

-Diocesan Youth Convention
-CYO Athletics
-Diocesan Youth Committee
-Diocesan Youth Retreats
-Hands of Christ Award
-Junior High Adventure Day
-National Catholic Youth Conference (NCYC)
-Run For The Young
-Youth Leadership Training: FOUNDATIONS
and so many more!

Visit the new Diocese of Rochester's Youth Ministry page here.

Resources used in Youth Ministry:

DOR Religion standards for young adolescents

United States Conference of Catholic Bishops

Youth Catechism/Catechism of the Catholic Church

National Federation of Catholic Youth Ministry

National Directory for Catechesis