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Archbishop's Appeal

The Archbishop’s Appeal is the annual fundraising campaign that provides supplemental financial assistance to institutions, programs and ministries affiliated with the Catholic Church throughout the Archdiocese of San Antonio.

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Youth Ministry

Resources and Materials for Youth Ministry

LinkReturn to Youth Ministry Home Page

Resources for Youth Ministry for 2020-2021

downloadSeven Days of Reflections for Teens Celebrating the Year of St. Joseph

downloadGuidelines for Developing Programming for all Sacramental Preparation, Faith Formation, Youth Ministry, and RCIA

downloadLineamientos para la Programación de toda Preparación Sacramental, Formación en la Fe, Ministerios Juveniles y RICA

linkVideo Review of Guidelines and FAQ

downloadProvisions for Informed Consent for Minor Participation via Telecommuting (COIVD-19)

downloadDisposiciones para el Consentimiento Informado Necesario para que Menores de Edad Participen a Traves de Plataformas de Telecomuncación (COVID-19)

downloadGeneral Disclaimer for Registration Forms for Religious Education and Youth Ministry

downloadAviso Legal General en Todos sus Formularios de Inscripción para Educación Religiosa Parroquial y Ministerios Juveniles

Materials from Youth Ministers Gathering – August 2020

linkBishop Mike Boulette's Reflection for Youth Ministers (Video)

downloadCarrie Andrews' presentation on Self-Care (PDF)

downloadRandy Raus' presentation, God Chose You to Lead at This Time (PDF)

linkThe Institute for Lay Ecclesial Ministry and Service

Additional Resources

LinkResources for Youth Ministers during the Covid-19 Crisis

LinkRecursos Pastorales para Ministros de Jovenes durante la Crisis de COVID-19

LinkRenewing the Vision (United States Conference of Catholic Bishops)

LinkLife, Justice and Peace at the Archdiocese of San Antonio

LinkNational Federation for Catholic Youth Ministry


LinkYouth Specialties Blog

LinkOnline Catechism of the Catholic Church

LinkOnline Searchable Bible

LinkMusic and Song from Oregon Catholic Press

LinkCatholic Online

LinkCatholic Relief Services

LinkACTS Missions

LinkSan Antonio Catholic Center For Charismatic Renewal

LinkCenter for Ministry Development

LinkSaint Mary's Press

LinkRetreat Venues (updated version coming soon)

LinkChristus Vivit – Post-Synodal Apostolic Exhortation to Young People and to the Entire People of God