The Division of Young Adult Ministry
in the Office of Religious Education
works with ministers, communities, and young adults to meet the pastoral needs of those 18 to 39, singles and couples, in the Archdiocese of Los Angeles.
efforts for and with young adults
are rooted in connecting them to Jesus and the Church, calling them to live the Church's mission in communion with their peers and the wider Church.
The needs and gifts of young adults are varied, so ministering with them requires a variety of strategies and approaches that match the needs and gifts of communities. Our
If your community is seeking ways to connect with and engage young adults, please contact us
. It's our mission and our pleasure to help you find ways reach out to this important but often overlooked group
Young Adult Ministry Services
- Theology on Tap - Since Summer 2000, the Office fo Religious Education has partnered with young adult communities throughout the Archdiocese to offer a Theology on Tap Summer Series.
- Contact us to schedule an appointment.
Consultation with your community to improve ministry with young adults.
- Regional Religious Education Congresses, other workshops and the Adult Faith Formation Specialization.
Support for the Office of Religious Education's mission to form catechists, including workshops at the
- Liaison to College/University campus ministries, Newman Clubs, or Catholic Chaplaincies.
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Parishes with Active Young Adult Ministry
For parishes with active ministries to young adults, check our listings here
Contact us if you don't see yours listed, or if your information has changed.
Young Adult Ministry (YAM)
Office of Religious Education
3424 Wilshire Boulevard, 4th Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90010-2241
• Jason Coito, Coordinator of Young Adult Ministry
213 637 7498 phone
• Maria A. Acosta, Ministry Support
213 637 7359 phone
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