The Mitchelstown Youth 2000 Prayer Group has been meeting since May 13th 2007 and
is part of a wider national and international network of youth prayer groups.
Youth 2000 run weekend retreats, social events and weekly prayer meetings for young
Catholics from 16 - 35 years of age, as well as two incredible national events -
a national Christmas retreat and a huge Summer Youth Festival.
Youth 2000 is a fantastic way to get to know other young Catholics and is always
open to newcomers from 16 - 35 years of age! Go to www.youth2000.ie for more info
on Munster and National Retreats and other events.
Next National Retreat is in Roscrea,
August 16th - 19th
Welcome to the Mitchelstown Parish Youth Page!
Below are some activities and groups in the parish and elsewhere which may be of
interest to you, as a young person in our parish...
A group of young people who aim to bring the Gospel to people through music and song
Upbeat and inspirational... playing the best contemporary Christian music and positive
Looking for answers
about your Catholic faith?
Pope John Paul II Award
Becoming actively involved in the life of your parish (16-18)
Answers to Catholic Questions:
Have you ever wondered if you can confess via telephone or internet? What actually
happened during the crusades? Does the Catholic Church believe in the devil? Do children
who die in the womb have souls? Why do we call priests Father when Jesus told us
If you want to find out the answers to these and many other interesting questions,
if you want to understand your faith more deeply, go to www.catholic.com. Let us
continue to discover the treasures of our faith which will explain the reasons behind
what we believe. From the homepage go to library and ‘browse quick questions’.
Check out the link to www.chastity.com for questions on morality.
For great blogs answering common questions posed by young people, check out www.lifeteen.com
Summer Faith Camp
For Boys & Girls aged 6-12 years*. The aim of the camp is to give children the opportunity
to form a personal relationship with Jesus, through activities such as Arts & Crafts,
Drama, Dance and Action Songs, Music, Team Games, prayer and plenty of fun!