but Jesus said, “Let the children come to me, and do not prevent them; for the kingdom of heaven belongs to such as these.” – Matthew 19:14


Steubenville NYC 2016

Youth Ministry at St. Catharine of Siena is divided into four different programs based on age:

Little Angels – for young children up through kindergarten

Kids for Christ – for children in 1st through 5th grades

Junior High Youth Program

Senior High Youth Program

Youth News & Upcoming Events: 

St. Catharine of Siena Youth Ministry events are in bold

Sunday April 15 - Tour Catholic Philadelphia with Fr. John as your guide on Sunday, April 15th ! This event is open to all youth grades 7th –12th . We will leave after the 9:00 AM Mass from the social hall and return late afternoon/early evening. We’ll visit the St. John Neumann Shrine, the Cathedral, and St. Charles Seminary. You will be responsible for your own lunch at the Reading Terminal Market, so bring about $20 with you. We are also looking for some parents willing to carpool. Permission slips (below) will be due by 4/10. We hope you can join us for a memorable tour of Philly! If you have any questions, call Fr. John at the Parish Center.

Friday 7/20 – Sunday 7/22 – Annual Steubenville High School Youth Conference Open to all current 8-12 teens of the parish. This year’s destination will be Franciscan University Steubenville, Ohio!  This event is always well received by youth who go!  The reduced cost of $90 covers transportation, meals, conference and t-shirt. Space is limited. Sign up now!  Permission slip available below and at the youth table in the back of church. Questions please contact Deanna Stratton at 610-406-0452.

Sunday 7/29 – Saturday 8/4 - Mission trip to Scranton, Pa with Group Mission TripsReservations going on now.  All current 8th -12th graders are welcome to participate in home repair and construction mission work! Space is limited so contact Julia Sneeringer (jsneer12@gmail.com) to learn more and sign up by 1/31/18.  Permission slip below.


Click Here to visit the official Youth Ministry website for the Diocese of Allentown

Please visit our Contacts / Resources page to find the contact information for Youth Ministry