"Youth ministry is called to gather the questions of young people today, and starting from them,
to bring a true and honest dialogue in order to bring Christ into their life." - Pope Francis
The purpose of this guide is to provide useful resources on topics relating to Youth Ministry. An emphasis is placed on helping students from different cultures find information relevant to their world experiences.
In addition to aiding students in their search for books and articles, this guide is broken down into three groups of resources:
Using these resources together will help students form their own understanding of youth ministry in various contexts.
Announced in January 2017, the theme chosen by Pope Francis for the XV General Assembly of the Ordinary Synod of Bishops focused on young people, their journeys towards maturity, and the accompanying role of the Church.