Past Youth Columns
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1 Called to lend a hand to refugees June 22, 2017 Maria-Pia Negro Chin, Catholic News Service
2 Let your voice be heard! June 15, 2017 Patrick Laorden
3 Waiting for God/ Esperar en Dios June 8, 2017 Maria-Pia Negro Chin, Catholic News Service
4 Attending Mass led to my conversion to Catholicism June 1, 2017 Christopher White
5 Suicide prevention for teens / Prevenir el suicidio jugenil May 25, 2017 Maria-Pia Negro Chin
6 Keeping cradle Catholics in the church May 18, 2017 Elise Italiano
7 Easter's joy to Pentecost's flame / De la alegría de la Pascua al fuego de Pentecostés May 11, 2017 Maria-Pia Negro Chin
8 Farewell column: There is one thing I know with absolute certainty May 4, 2017 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
9 Technology and social media empower youth / La tecnología y las redes sociales empoderan a los jóvenes April 27, 2017 Maria-Pia Negro Chin, Catholic News Service
10 Learning from great innovations that existed all along April 6, 2017 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
11 What are you waiting for? Trust! / ¿Qué esperas? ¡Confía! March 30, 2017 Maria-Pia Negro Chin
12 The lingering bonds of our most important friendships March 23, 2017 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
13 The cross and divine mercy/ La cruz y la divina misericordia March 16, 2017 Maria-Pia Negro Chin, Catholic News Service
14 Never forget: It's all about attitude March 9, 2017 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
15 Pope asks young people to let their voices be heard / El papa pide a los jóvenes que hagan escuchar sus voces March 2, 2017 Maria Pia Negro Chin, Catholic News Service
16 Overcoming the anxiety that threatens to hold us back February 23, 2017 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
17 The 'whole life' approach/El enfoque de 'toda la vida' February 16, 2017 Maria-Pia Negro Chin, Catholic News Service
18 Accepting the costs of professional and personal responsibility February 9, 2017 Erick Rommel
19 What are you doing for others? / ¿Qué estás haciendo por los demás? February 2, 2017 Maris-Pia Negro Chin
20 Moving past envy and jealousy in an online society January 26, 2017 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
21 Accepting help from others/ Aceptar la ayuda de otros January 19, 2017 Maria-Pia Negro Chin
22 Lessons learned through the activities we love January 12, 2017 Erick Rommel
23 Start the year with forgiveness January 5, 2017 Maria-Pia Negro Chin
24 Reach your 2017 resolutions / Alcance sus metas este 2017 December 22, 2016 Maria-Pia Negro Chin
25 A new perspective at Christmas December 15, 2016 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
26 Opening our eyes to the 'Lazarus' at our door / Abriendo los ojos al 'Lázaro' delante de nuestra puerta December 8, 2016 Maria-Pia Negro Chin, Catholic News Service
27 The lessons hidden in meaningless trivia December 1, 2016 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
28 Advent: A time to give more and consume less / Adviento: Un tiempo para dar más y consumir menos November 24, 2016 Maria-Pia Negro Chin, Catholic News Service
29 Successful people don't wait their turn November 17, 2016 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
30 At Thanksgiving, remember God's gifts are enough / El Día de Acción de Gracias nos recuerda que los dones que Dios nos regala son suficientes November 10, 2016 Maria-Pia Negro Chin, Catholic News Service
31 Make the most of weekends November 3, 2016 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
32 Preventing burnout and stress/ Previniendo el desgaste y el estrés October 27, 2016 Maria-Pia Negro Chin, Catholic News Service
33 A lesson more than a century in the making October 20, 2016 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
34 Youth banish indifference with concrete, little steps / Jóvenes destierran la indiferencia con pequeños pasos concretos October 13, 2016 Maria-Pia Negro Chin, Catholic News Service
35 A virtual leap of faith October 6, 2016 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
36 Shedding labels and moving forward/ Desprendiéndose de etiquetas para poder avanzar September 29, 2016 Maria-Pia Negro Chin, Catholic News Service
37 Write your own story September 22, 2016 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
38 Millenials renew commitment to care for our common home / Los ‘millennials’ renuevan su compromiso de cuidar de nuestro hogar común September 15, 2016 Maria-Pia Negro Chin, Catholic News Service
39 Make life better with fun, simple life hacks September 8, 2016 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
40 Take time to thank friends/ Toma tiempo para agradecer a amigos September 1, 2016 Maria-Pia Negro Chin, Catholic News Service
41 Words that make a lasting impact August 25, 2016 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
42 Make your mark, pope says at World Youth Day/Deja tu huella, dice el papa en la Jornada Mundial de la Juventud August 18, 2016 Maria-Pia Negro Chin, Catholic News Service
43 The fire of World Youth Day/El fuego de la Jornada Mundial de la Juventud August 4, 2016 Maria-Pia Negro Chin, Catholic News Service
44 Overcoming unavoidable awkward moments July 28, 2016 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
45 Man proposes, but God disposes / El hombre propone, Dios dispone July 21, 2016 Maria-Pia Negro Chin, Catholic News Service
46 Answering questions that could alter your future July 14, 2016 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
47 A summer full of possibilities/ Un verano lleno de posibilidades July 7, 2016 Maria-Pia Negro Chin, Catholic News Service
48 Remaining in touch when you never let go June 30, 2016 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
49 Being a peacebuider/ Edificadores de paz June 23, 2016 Maria-Pia Negro Chin, Catholic News Service
50 Tips for success and for life June 16, 2016 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
51 Opening new paths June 9, 2016 Maria-Pia Negro Chin, Catholic News Service
52 Going beyond the slogans to follow your dreams June 2, 2016 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
53 Seeking the eternal in a busy world May 26, 2016 Maria-Pia Negro Chin, Catholic News Service
54 Listening and encouragement foster team spirit May 19, 2016 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
55 Hope in an afternoon with youth May 12, 2016 Maria-Pia Negro Chin, Catholic News Service
56 Facing pain with strength May 5, 2016 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
57 A farewell loaded with lessons April 28, 2016 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
58 Be firm in your convictions, but be nice April 21, 2016 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
59 Confirmation is a beginning, not an end, to life in the church April 14, 2016 Karen Osborne, Catholic New Service
60 Discovering the most important goal of all April 7, 2016 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
61 Don't think of practice as a noun March 31, 2016 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
62 The positive aspects of rejection March 24, 2016 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
63 Putting the important things on your bucket list March 17, 2016 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
64 Understanding our place in history March 10, 2016 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
65 Getting older means getting better March 3, 2016 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
66 Scouting for talent is a skill that goes beyond football February 25, 2016 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
67 A chance to fill the pages of the book of life February 18, 2016 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
68 Life experience vs. the classroom February 11, 2016 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
69 Solving big problems with small but steady steps February 4, 2016 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
70 Valuing the friendships that shape us January 28, 2016 Erick Rommel, Catholc News Service
71 Finding hope in the changing of the seasons January 21, 2016 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
72 Embracing a resolution that will last January 14, 2016 Erick Rommel, Catholc News Service
73 Keeping the dream alive for Martin Luther King Jr. January 7, 2016 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
74 Surrounding yourself with the right people December 31, 2015 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
75 Good decisions can be made at any age December 24, 2015 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
76 Finding online connections with others December 17, 2015 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Serice
77 Becoming agents of good in the world December 10, 2015 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
78 Lessons learned in solitude December 3, 2015 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
79 Building a peaceful future with today's youth November 26, 2015 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
80 You are your most important supporter November 19, 2015 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
81 Success is an everyday thing November 12, 2015 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
82 The most important rule of all November 5, 2015 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
83 Accepting advice and dialogue October 29, 2015 Karen Osborne, Catholic New Service
84 Use your imagination, but don't let it run wild October 22, 2015 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
85 Don't believe what your hear October 15, 2015 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
86 The school of life and relationships October 8, 2015 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
87 What if you were a refugee? October 1, 2015 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
88 Keeping our insecurities at bay September 24, 2015 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
89 Choosing well for a better future September 17, 2015 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
90 Building a foundation based on friendship September 10, 2015 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
91 The fragility of trust September 3, 2015 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
92 Victimless crimes and their consequences August 27, 2015 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
93 A concert with good music and life lessons August 20, 2015 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
94 Lessons learned on a late-night journey August 6, 2015 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
95 Learning to be an active participant in life July 23, 2015 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
96 Life lessons learned through the search for a job July 16, 2015 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
97 Moving beyond the taunts and pain inflicted by bullies July 2, 2015 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
98 Living in peace on the social media stage June 18, 2015 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
99 Some things are more important than reputation June 4, 2015 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
100 What pop stars can teach teens about teamwork May 28, 2015 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
101 Four words that can make a difference May 21, 2015 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
102 Providing hope where none seems to exist May 14, 2015 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
103 Letting others in, and letting your real voice out May 7, 2015 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
104 A classroom is the perfect place to start a culture of inclusion April 30, 2015 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
105 Keeping talk and opinion polite on the Internet April 23, 2015 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
106 Education helps us to soar April 16, 2015 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
107 The high price of great expectations April 9, 2015 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
108 Finding what's popular is in the unique April 2, 2015 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
109 The difference between growing up and growing old March 26, 2015 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
110 Fame doesn't come overnight March 19, 2015 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
111 Different ways of arriving at a goal March 12, 2015 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
112 The real face behind the makeup looks like the rest of us March 5, 2015 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
113 Keeping the future filled with dreams and flexibility February 26, 2015 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
114 Moving beyond gender February 19, 2015 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
115 What I learned in college February 12, 2015 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
116 Youth presence at annual pro-life event shows commitment February 5, 2015 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
117 This headline does (not) tell you everything you need to know January 29, 2015 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
118 Making sure our words and actions help, not hurt January 22, 2015 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
119 A list of suggestions backed by a lifetime of wisdom January 15, 2015 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
120 The moments that define us January 8, 2015 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
121 Volunteering as a two-way street of help December 25, 2014 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
122 An unscientific survey about thanks December 18, 2014 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
123 Accepting change as a force for good December 11, 2014 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
124 Finding the good in the present December 4, 2014 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
125 Break up those cliques November 27, 2014 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
126 Looking back to move forward November 20, 2014 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
127 The modern world stage and civility November 13, 2014 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
128 When learning from obstacles can be an opportunity November 6, 2014 Erick Rommel, Cathoic News Service
129 Learning from the past for a better future October 30, 2014 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
130 Enjoy the simplicity of daily life October 23, 2014 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
131 Peeling off the labels and expanding self-placed limits October 16, 2014 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
132 Finding strength and peace through prayer October 9, 2014 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
133 Living without being on display October 2, 2014 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
134 Thoughts about recent acts of betrayal September 25, 2014 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
135 Go offline to connect to real life September 18, 2014 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
136 Changing your attitude to find success September 11, 2014 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
137 Coping creatively when you're feeling left out September 4, 2014 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
138 Finding happiness is like finding our favorite food August 28, 2014 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
139 A lesson from the dimming of a bright star August 21, 2014 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
140 What Florida weather can teach us about life August 7, 2014 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
141 In the real world, we need friends July 24, 2014 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
142 Finding inspiration, not envy, on social media July 17, 2014 Erick Romme;, Catholic News Service
143 Expanding your world, one new perspective at a time July 3, 2014 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
144 Good friends vs. other friends June 26, 2014 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
145 Inspiration comes from life, not from age June 19, 2014 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
146 Equality is the starting line June 5, 2014 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
147 Finding common ground in a world of differences May 29, 2014 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
148 Learning from the unstoppable force of time May 22, 2014 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
149 When appearances lead us astray May 15, 2014 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
150 An optimistic view of a college graduate's future May 8, 2014 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
151 Where have all the kind people gone? May 1, 2014 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
152 The power that comes with finding your voice April 24, 2014 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
153 Be part of creating a safe space for all teens April 17, 2014 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
154 A few words of advice for this year's graduates -- and others April 10, 2014 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
155 The benefits of a first job yield more than extra cash April 3, 2014 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
156 Rules to guide us on a path to a good life March 27, 2014 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
157 Entrepreneurship is for teens, too March 20, 2014 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
158 Life lessons from prison inmates March 13, 2014 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
159 Solving conflicts via mediation March 6, 2014 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
160 Sometimes, it is just and right to question February 27, 2014 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
161 Rules you can break, and those you can't February 20, 2014 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
162 Addiction's destruction of the future February 13, 2014 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
163 The secret of luck February 6, 2014 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
164 Success is at hand at any age January 30, 2014 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
165 A 15-year-old's sacrifice for his friends January 23, 2014 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
166 Lessons from inmates' last words January 16, 2014 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
167 Developing a perspective inclusive of all January 9, 2014 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
168 Change your language, change your world December 26, 2013 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
169 Learning about a person in 140 characters or less December 19, 2013 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
170 Sleeping isn't for the lazy December 12, 2013 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
171 We need the Christmas spirit, right this very minute December 5, 2013 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
172 Today's tastemaker was yesterday's unpopular geek November 28, 2013 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
173 Lessons learned from unresolved punctuation November 21, 2013 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
174 Waiting for the next round of inventors November 14, 2013 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
175 When being right means doing wrong November 7, 2013 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
176 The dangers of drinking alcohol too early in life October 30, 2013 Karen Osborne, Catholic New Service
177 Navigating the waters of the teen years August 8, 2013 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
178 Heroes for Life: Lila’s way: Take some risks May 2, 2013 Lillian Quinones, for the Catholic Herald
179 Teens can help in the battle to eliminate hunger March 20, 2013 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
180 Researcher uncovers the dark world of the Pill March 7, 2013 Lillian Qinones, For the Catholic Herald
181 A scientist witnesses to Catholic faith January 29, 2013 Lillian Quinones
 

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