Past Youth Columns
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1 Sex abuse and the synod on young people September 24, 2018 Elise Italiano
2 Peace in adversity/Paz en la adversidad September 17, 2018 Maria-Pia Negro Chin - CNS
3 The path forward for the church August 28, 2018 Nicole Perone - CNS
4 Behind a good, effective team, there is a servant leader/ Detrás de un equipo bueno y efectivo, hay un líder servidor August 21, 2018 Maria-Pia Negro Chin - CNS
5 Three things youth need from the Church August 10, 2018 Michael Bayer — CNS
6 Take time to declutter before school starts/ Tome tiempo para organizarse antes de empezar el año escolar July 23, 2018 Maria-Pia Negro Chin - CNS
7 The move toward mentoring July 16, 2018 Elise Italiano - CNS
8 Evangelizing along the digital highways July 9, 2018 Sarah Yaklic -- CNS
9 Pope Francis’ words of encouragement/ Palabras de aliento del papa Francisco June 18, 2018 Maria-Pia Negro Chin - CNS
10 The life-changing power of joy June 12, 2018 Olivia Clarke Silver
11 How the church can welcome young families May 21, 2018 Robert Christian - CNS
12 Called to go forth/ Llamado a salir May 7, 2018 Maria-Pia Negro Chin --CNS
13 At Vatican Hackathon, students use their gifts to help others/ En Vhacks estudiantes usan sus dones para ayudar a los demás April 23, 2018 Maria-Pia Negro Chin - CNS
14 Investing in young women in the church February 19, 2018 Elise Italiano
15 Turn off the autopilot during Lent/Apague el piloto automático en Cuaresma February 5, 2018 Maria-Pia Negro Chin - CNS
16 How can the church support young people during the ‘defining decade’? January 29, 2018 Jonathan Lewis CNS
17 Do not fuel culture of the shocking/ No alimente el culto al impacto January 22, 2018 Maria-Pia Negro Chin
18 Discernment begins in the everyday January 15, 2018 Anamaria Scaperlanda Biddick - Catholic News Service
19 Acts of kindness in 2017/ Actos de bondad en 2017 December 18, 2017 Maria-Pia Negro Chin -CNS
20 How to help young adults discern with less anxiety and more joy December 11, 2017 Nick Lopez - CNS
21 The forgotten honoree / El homenajeado olvidado December 4, 2017 Maria-Pia Negro Chin -- CNS
22 Blessed Solanus Casey's witness to my family November 27, 2017 Kate Bryan - CNS
23 Beat procrastination one step at a time/ Cómo vencer la procrastinación November 20, 2017 Maria-Pia Negro Chin - CNS
24 Take action against gun violence November 13, 2017 Christopher White
25 Count your blessings and give thanks / Cuente sus bendiciones y de gracias November 6, 2017 Maria-Pia Negro Chin -CNS
26 The old and the young are called to be together October 30, 2017 Elise Italiano - CNS
27 Teens, you can be saints, too/ Jóvenes, ustedes también pueden ser santos October 23, 2017 Maria-Pia Negro Chin, Catholic News Service
28 The Seamless garment perspective: How one young activist thinks October 16, 2017 Jeanne Marie Hathway -- Catholic News Service
29 Nuestros corazones inquietos/ Our restless hearts October 9, 2017 Maria-Pia Negro Chin, CNS
30 Pope Francis highlights gifts of young people in Colombia October 2, 2017 Christopher White - CNS
31 Teens can 'share the journey'/ Los jóvenes pueden 'compartir el camino' September 25, 2017 Maria-Pia Negro Chin, Catholic News Service
32 Seeds of faith in Latino youth/Semillas de fe en la juventud latina September 14, 2017 Maria-Pia Negro Chin, Catholic News Service
33 Fresh habits for the new school year/ Nuevos hábitos para el nuevo año escolar August 31, 2017 Maria-Pia Negro Chin, Catholic News Service
34 What would you share with Pope Francis? June 29, 2017 Elise Italiano and Christopher White, Catholic News Service
35 Called to lend a hand to refugees June 22, 2017 Maria-Pia Negro Chin, Catholic News Service
36 Let your voice be heard! June 15, 2017 Patrick Laorden
37 Waiting for God/ Esperar en Dios June 8, 2017 Maria-Pia Negro Chin, Catholic News Service
38 Attending Mass led to my conversion to Catholicism June 1, 2017 Christopher White
39 Suicide prevention for teens / Prevenir el suicidio jugenil May 25, 2017 Maria-Pia Negro Chin
40 Keeping cradle Catholics in the church May 18, 2017 Elise Italiano
41 Easter's joy to Pentecost's flame / De la alegría de la Pascua al fuego de Pentecostés May 11, 2017 Maria-Pia Negro Chin
42 Farewell column: There is one thing I know with absolute certainty May 4, 2017 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
43 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
44 Learning from great innovations that existed all along April 6, 2017 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
45 What are you waiting for? Trust! / ¿Qué esperas? ¡Confía! March 30, 2017 Maria-Pia Negro Chin
46 The lingering bonds of our most important friendships March 23, 2017 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
47 The cross and divine mercy/ La cruz y la divina misericordia March 16, 2017 Maria-Pia Negro Chin, Catholic News Service
48 Never forget: It's all about attitude March 9, 2017 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
49 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
50 Overcoming the anxiety that threatens to hold us back February 23, 2017 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
51 The 'whole life' approach/El enfoque de 'toda la vida' February 16, 2017 Maria-Pia Negro Chin, Catholic News Service
52 Accepting the costs of professional and personal responsibility February 9, 2017 Erick Rommel
53 What are you doing for others? / ¿Qué estás haciendo por los demás? February 2, 2017 Maris-Pia Negro Chin
54 Moving past envy and jealousy in an online society January 26, 2017 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
55 Accepting help from others/ Aceptar la ayuda de otros January 19, 2017 Maria-Pia Negro Chin
56 Lessons learned through the activities we love January 12, 2017 Erick Rommel
57 Start the year with forgiveness January 5, 2017 Maria-Pia Negro Chin
58 Reach your 2017 resolutions / Alcance sus metas este 2017 December 22, 2016 Maria-Pia Negro Chin
59 A new perspective at Christmas December 15, 2016 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
60 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
61 The lessons hidden in meaningless trivia December 1, 2016 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
62 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
63 Successful people don't wait their turn November 17, 2016 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
64 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
65 Make the most of weekends November 3, 2016 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
66 Preventing burnout and stress/ Previniendo el desgaste y el estrés October 27, 2016 Maria-Pia Negro Chin, Catholic News Service
67 A lesson more than a century in the making October 20, 2016 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
68 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
69 A virtual leap of faith October 6, 2016 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
70 Shedding labels and moving forward/ Desprendiéndose de etiquetas para poder avanzar September 29, 2016 Maria-Pia Negro Chin, Catholic News Service
71 Write your own story September 22, 2016 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
72 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
73 Make life better with fun, simple life hacks September 8, 2016 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
74 Take time to thank friends/ Toma tiempo para agradecer a amigos September 1, 2016 Maria-Pia Negro Chin, Catholic News Service
75 Words that make a lasting impact August 25, 2016 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
76 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
77 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
78 Overcoming unavoidable awkward moments July 28, 2016 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
79 Man proposes, but God disposes / El hombre propone, Dios dispone July 21, 2016 Maria-Pia Negro Chin, Catholic News Service
80 Answering questions that could alter your future July 14, 2016 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
81 A summer full of possibilities/ Un verano lleno de posibilidades July 7, 2016 Maria-Pia Negro Chin, Catholic News Service
82 Remaining in touch when you never let go June 30, 2016 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
83 Being a peacebuider/ Edificadores de paz June 23, 2016 Maria-Pia Negro Chin, Catholic News Service
84 Tips for success and for life June 16, 2016 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
85 Opening new paths June 9, 2016 Maria-Pia Negro Chin, Catholic News Service
86 Going beyond the slogans to follow your dreams June 2, 2016 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
87 Seeking the eternal in a busy world May 26, 2016 Maria-Pia Negro Chin, Catholic News Service
88 Listening and encouragement foster team spirit May 19, 2016 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
89 Hope in an afternoon with youth May 12, 2016 Maria-Pia Negro Chin, Catholic News Service
90 Facing pain with strength May 5, 2016 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
91 A farewell loaded with lessons April 28, 2016 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
92 Be firm in your convictions, but be nice April 21, 2016 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
93 Confirmation is a beginning, not an end, to life in the church April 14, 2016 Karen Osborne, Catholic New Service
94 Discovering the most important goal of all April 7, 2016 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
95 Don't think of practice as a noun March 31, 2016 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
96 The positive aspects of rejection March 24, 2016 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
97 Putting the important things on your bucket list March 17, 2016 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
98 Understanding our place in history March 10, 2016 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
99 Getting older means getting better March 3, 2016 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
100 Scouting for talent is a skill that goes beyond football February 25, 2016 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
101 A chance to fill the pages of the book of life February 18, 2016 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
102 Life experience vs. the classroom February 11, 2016 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
103 Solving big problems with small but steady steps February 4, 2016 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
104 Valuing the friendships that shape us January 28, 2016 Erick Rommel, Catholc News Service
105 Finding hope in the changing of the seasons January 21, 2016 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
106 Embracing a resolution that will last January 14, 2016 Erick Rommel, Catholc News Service
107 Keeping the dream alive for Martin Luther King Jr. January 7, 2016 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
108 Surrounding yourself with the right people December 31, 2015 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
109 Good decisions can be made at any age December 24, 2015 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
110 Finding online connections with others December 17, 2015 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Serice
111 Becoming agents of good in the world December 10, 2015 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
112 Lessons learned in solitude December 3, 2015 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
113 Building a peaceful future with today's youth November 26, 2015 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
114 You are your most important supporter November 19, 2015 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
115 Success is an everyday thing November 12, 2015 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
116 The most important rule of all November 5, 2015 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
117 Accepting advice and dialogue October 29, 2015 Karen Osborne, Catholic New Service
118 Use your imagination, but don't let it run wild October 22, 2015 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
119 Don't believe what your hear October 15, 2015 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
120 The school of life and relationships October 8, 2015 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
121 What if you were a refugee? October 1, 2015 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
122 Keeping our insecurities at bay September 24, 2015 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
123 Choosing well for a better future September 17, 2015 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
124 Building a foundation based on friendship September 10, 2015 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
125 The fragility of trust September 3, 2015 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
126 Victimless crimes and their consequences August 27, 2015 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
127 A concert with good music and life lessons August 20, 2015 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
128 Lessons learned on a late-night journey August 6, 2015 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
129 Learning to be an active participant in life July 23, 2015 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
130 Life lessons learned through the search for a job July 16, 2015 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
131 Moving beyond the taunts and pain inflicted by bullies July 2, 2015 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
132 Living in peace on the social media stage June 18, 2015 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
133 Some things are more important than reputation June 4, 2015 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
134 What pop stars can teach teens about teamwork May 28, 2015 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
135 Four words that can make a difference May 21, 2015 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
136 Providing hope where none seems to exist May 14, 2015 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
137 Letting others in, and letting your real voice out May 7, 2015 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
138 A classroom is the perfect place to start a culture of inclusion April 30, 2015 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
139 Keeping talk and opinion polite on the Internet April 23, 2015 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
140 Education helps us to soar April 16, 2015 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
141 The high price of great expectations April 9, 2015 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
142 Finding what's popular is in the unique April 2, 2015 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
143 The difference between growing up and growing old March 26, 2015 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
144 Fame doesn't come overnight March 19, 2015 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
145 Different ways of arriving at a goal March 12, 2015 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
146 The real face behind the makeup looks like the rest of us March 5, 2015 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
147 Keeping the future filled with dreams and flexibility February 26, 2015 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
148 Moving beyond gender February 19, 2015 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
149 What I learned in college February 12, 2015 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
150 Youth presence at annual pro-life event shows commitment February 5, 2015 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
151 This headline does (not) tell you everything you need to know January 29, 2015 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
152 Making sure our words and actions help, not hurt January 22, 2015 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
153 A list of suggestions backed by a lifetime of wisdom January 15, 2015 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
154 The moments that define us January 8, 2015 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
155 Volunteering as a two-way street of help December 25, 2014 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
156 An unscientific survey about thanks December 18, 2014 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
157 Accepting change as a force for good December 11, 2014 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
158 Finding the good in the present December 4, 2014 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
159 Break up those cliques November 27, 2014 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
160 Looking back to move forward November 20, 2014 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
161 The modern world stage and civility November 13, 2014 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
162 When learning from obstacles can be an opportunity November 6, 2014 Erick Rommel, Cathoic News Service
163 Learning from the past for a better future October 30, 2014 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
164 Enjoy the simplicity of daily life October 23, 2014 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
165 Peeling off the labels and expanding self-placed limits October 16, 2014 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
166 Finding strength and peace through prayer October 9, 2014 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
167 Living without being on display October 2, 2014 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
168 Thoughts about recent acts of betrayal September 25, 2014 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
169 Go offline to connect to real life September 18, 2014 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
170 Changing your attitude to find success September 11, 2014 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
171 Coping creatively when you're feeling left out September 4, 2014 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
172 Finding happiness is like finding our favorite food August 28, 2014 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
173 A lesson from the dimming of a bright star August 21, 2014 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
174 What Florida weather can teach us about life August 7, 2014 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
175 In the real world, we need friends July 24, 2014 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
176 Finding inspiration, not envy, on social media July 17, 2014 Erick Romme;, Catholic News Service
177 Expanding your world, one new perspective at a time July 3, 2014 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
178 Good friends vs. other friends June 26, 2014 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
179 Inspiration comes from life, not from age June 19, 2014 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
180 Equality is the starting line June 5, 2014 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
181 Finding common ground in a world of differences May 29, 2014 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
182 Learning from the unstoppable force of time May 22, 2014 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
183 When appearances lead us astray May 15, 2014 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
184 An optimistic view of a college graduate's future May 8, 2014 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
185 Where have all the kind people gone? May 1, 2014 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
186 The power that comes with finding your voice April 24, 2014 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
187 Be part of creating a safe space for all teens April 17, 2014 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
188 A few words of advice for this year's graduates -- and others April 10, 2014 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
189 The benefits of a first job yield more than extra cash April 3, 2014 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
190 Rules to guide us on a path to a good life March 27, 2014 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
191 Entrepreneurship is for teens, too March 20, 2014 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
192 Life lessons from prison inmates March 13, 2014 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
193 Solving conflicts via mediation March 6, 2014 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
194 Sometimes, it is just and right to question February 27, 2014 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
195 Rules you can break, and those you can't February 20, 2014 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
196 Addiction's destruction of the future February 13, 2014 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
197 The secret of luck February 6, 2014 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
198 Success is at hand at any age January 30, 2014 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
199 A 15-year-old's sacrifice for his friends January 23, 2014 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
200 Lessons from inmates' last words January 16, 2014 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
201 Developing a perspective inclusive of all January 9, 2014 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
202 Change your language, change your world December 26, 2013 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
203 Learning about a person in 140 characters or less December 19, 2013 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
204 Sleeping isn't for the lazy December 12, 2013 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
205 We need the Christmas spirit, right this very minute December 5, 2013 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
206 Today's tastemaker was yesterday's unpopular geek November 28, 2013 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
207 Lessons learned from unresolved punctuation November 21, 2013 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
208 Waiting for the next round of inventors November 14, 2013 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
209 When being right means doing wrong November 7, 2013 Erick Rommel, Catholic News Service
210 The dangers of drinking alcohol too early in life October 30, 2013 Karen Osborne, Catholic New Service
211 Navigating the waters of the teen years August 8, 2013 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
212 Heroes for Life: Lila’s way: Take some risks May 2, 2013 Lillian Quinones, for the Catholic Herald
213 Teens can help in the battle to eliminate hunger March 20, 2013 Karen Osborne, Catholic News Service
214 Researcher uncovers the dark world of the Pill March 7, 2013 Lillian Qinones, For the Catholic Herald
215 A scientist witnesses to Catholic faith January 29, 2013 Lillian Quinones
 

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