The Archdiocese of Newark award celebrates and honors youth who show their faith and discipleship in their schools and communities. The ceremony was celebrated by Reverend Monsignor Thomas P. Nydegger was held Sunday, November 12th at the Cathedral Basilica of the Sacred Heart, in Newark NJ. The prayer service included readings and a homily about the importance of wisdom, and how it is not just reserved for older people, or adults. Youth have wisdom as well.
Designed as a tool to lift up role models in youth ministry, the National Federation for Catholic Youth Ministry (NFCYM) National Recognitions in Youth Ministry affirms, acknowledges, and empowers young people and adults who provide authentic, credible, and competent witness to the Gospel in their parish or schools.