Tag: Millennials

Monastic life allows drawing our will into God’s

Monastic life allows drawing our will into God’s

| Jessica Weinberger | November 5, 2019 | 0 Comments

Less than 10 miles north of Prairie du Sac, Wisconsin, 22 contemplative Catholic nuns of the Cistercian Order live quietly on 112 acres of farmland. A set of renovated buildings and additions off an 1859 stone cottage make up Valley of Our Lady Monastery, where prayer, study and manual labor set the cadence for this cloistered, contemplative order.

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Panel: ‘Nones’ make up bigger percentage of population than ever before

Panel: ‘Nones’ make up bigger percentage of population than ever before

| Beth Griffin | October 17, 2019 | 0 Comments

“None of the above” is the fastest-growing religious identifier in the United States and now approximates the percentage of Catholics in the country.

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Catholic Church should focus on getting ‘nones’ back, Bishop Barron says

Catholic Church should focus on getting ‘nones’ back, Bishop Barron says

| Carol Zimmermann | June 12, 2019 | 0 Comments

Although the U.S. bishops’ spring assembly in Baltimore was mostly devoted to responding to the sexual abuse crisis in the Church, the bishops also considered something described as the second-most important issue currently facing U.S. Church leaders: How to get religiously unaffiliated, or “nones,” particularly young people, back to the Catholic Church.

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Wehmeyer survivor finds healing through faith

Wehmeyer survivor finds healing through faith

| May 1, 2019 | 0 Comments

Ben Hoffman was on a retreat in 2015 when a priest called him over. Hoffman expected small talk or a retreat-focused check-in, but instead, the priest said, “I’m sorry.”

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Foundation’s forum series to address education, millennials, women’s poverty

Foundation’s forum series to address education, millennials, women’s poverty

| November 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

In devising the series, Miller said CCF took insights from its donors, who often ask about the community’s greatest needs and how they can respond to them with their time, talent and treasure.

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International stewardship speakers examine faith practices of millennials

International stewardship speakers examine faith practices of millennials

| October 10, 2017 | 0 Comments

The leading edge of millennial-age believers is marrying and starting families. Parishes preparing for the future will evolve to meet the habits of this group, said a panel of four Atlanta millennials at the International Catholic Stewardship Council conference.

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New campaign invites millennials to ‘come home’ to Catholic faith

New campaign invites millennials to ‘come home’ to Catholic faith

| Allana Haynes | July 14, 2016 | 0 Comments

Catholics Come Home, an organization dedicated to inviting those back to the Catholic faith, has launched a new campaign meant to reach out to the millennial generation.

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