Youth Ministry

The Office of Youth Ministry provides training, resources and diocesan-wide youth events to assist Directors of Youth Ministry as they strive to fully incorporate young people into the life of their parish. 

About the Office
Prayer

Prayer for Youth, Campus, and Young Adult Ministries

Every Tuesday afternoon at 3 p.m. all of the youth workers across the Diocese of Arlington join together in prayer for each other and the teens we serve. Please join us in this prayer!

Join us to Pray
Rejoice

2018-19 Theme

Inspired by Pope Francis’ latest Apostolic Exhortation, Gaudete et Exsultate—which translates to ‘Rejoice and Be Glad’—the Catholic Diocese of Arlington’s Office of Youth, Campus, and Young Adult Ministries has chosen “Rejoice!” as its theme for the 2018-2019 year of ministry.

Learn more about out annual theme.
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Find Your Director of Youth Ministry

Every parish in the Diocese has a Director of Youth Ministry (DYM) whose job it is to provide many opportunities for young people to become involved in the life of the parish. Here is a listing of each DYM and information about the program they oversee.

Find a DYM