October 1, 2013
More than 1,400 middle and high school students celebrated 30 years of sharing their faith at two Youth Spectaculars held Sept. 22 and Sept. 29 at the Richard M. Borchard Regional Fairgrounds in Robstown.
August 23, 2013
Bishop Wm. Michael Mulvey encouraged youth to put faith, hope and love into their lives during the homily at the Mini-Youth Spectacular Adoration held at Corpus Christi Cathedral on Aug. 21. About 150 people attended the Adoration, Eucharistic Exposition and Benediction. Prayers were dedicated to all youth in the diocese as they begin the new school year and for the upcoming 30th Anniversary of Youth Spectaculars in September.
August 1, 2013
As years pass and Youth Spectaculars continue, it is good to remember all those who made the Youth Spectaculars–well...spectacular!
July 1, 2013
In 1985, the average rent was $375, the average price for a car $9,005, a gallon of gasoline was $1.09 and a stamp cost 22 cents. The song “We are the World” was raising money for famine relief in Africa.
June 19, 2013
To build up the buzz for the upcoming diocesan Youth Spectacular, Our Lady of Victory Parish in Beeville, Texas, hosted a “mini” Youth Spectacular for 130 local youth and young adults on June 15.
May 31, 2013
In 1980, Sister Jude Janecek, IWBS, became the first “full-time paid Youth Minister” for the Diocese of Corpus Christi. Three years later, when Bishop Rene Gracida became the fifth bishop for the diocese, he named Sister Jude Director of Youth Ministry and Young Adults.
April 1, 2013
The Diocese of Corpus Christi Office of Youth Ministry is hosting three "Mini Youth Spectaculars." These smaller scale events will culminate in the main event in September, which will celebrate the 30th Anniversary of Youth Spectacular in the diocese.
May 8, 2012
The second part of the Diocese of Corpus Christi’s 2012 Youth Spectacular took place on Sunday, March 29, at the Richard M. Borchard Regional Fairgrounds. High school students heard testimonials from various speakers on faith, listened to Christian music and worshiped during the daylong event.
April 25, 2012
Some 600 junior high students from throughout the Diocese of Corpus Christi attended the Youth Spectacular Sunday, April 22, at the Richard M. Borchard Regional Fairgrounds. Bishop Wm. Michael Mulvey celebrated Mass at the close of the daylong event.