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 for more info on Munster and National Retreats and other events.  



Next Munster Retreat is in Killarney, October 26th - 28th

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...



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Youth 2000 Ireland

For young Catholics aged 16 - 35


NET Ministries Ireland

Missionaries who challenge young Catholics to love Christ and embrace the life of the church

Teen SpiriT

A Celebration of Teen Talent and Christian Faith

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prayers and other prayers

for young people

Elation Ministries

A group of young people who aim to bring the Gospel to people through music and song

Spirit Radio

Upbeat and inspirational... playing the best contemporary Christian music and positive hits

Life Teen

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 not to?


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 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 for questions on morality.


For great blogs answering common questions posed by young people, check out



Youth 2000

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!


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Mitchelstown Youth 2000 meet in the Town Hall on Monday at 8.00 - 10.00pm for prayer, music, reflection, fun.... and a cup of tea and a chat afterwards if you’re free to stay on!

If you’re not free to attend every week, that’s no problem - pop in whenever you can!     

Jason Evert - Chastity

Blunt, honest, uplifting reasons why you’re worth waiting for...

iTunes podcasts: UMD Catholic Campus Ministry

Fr Mike Schmitz:

Ascension Presents

Bulldog Catholic (podcasts)

Answering Catholic Questions

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