Inspiring young adults

Young and Catholic is the official young adult ministry initiative of the diocese of Springfield, MA.

"And what you have heard from me before many witnesses entrust to faithful men who will be able to teach others also."

- 2 Timothy 2:2

What is Young and Catholic?

Young and Catholic (YC) is an initiative of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Springfield, MA. With YC boards in every region, board members work together to put on events and gatherings for young adults, in addition to providing resources and materials to others leading ministry in the community.

What is the mission of Young and Catholic?

The mission of Young and Catholic (YC) is to build a community of young adults in Western Mass through evangelization and opportunities for formation. 

Who runs Young and Catholic?

Young and Catholic is run by board leaders across the diocese. Find a list of leaders here.

The Annunciation | Henry Ossawa Tanner | 1898

"If I had understood that in this tiny palace of my soul, such a great King is living, I would not have left Him alone so often."

- St. Teresa of Avila