Welcome to our Catholic youth work Resources archive!

This section is primarily for parish youth workers and those involved in organising groups of young people. You may be a youth worker or leader, or perhaps just a regular young person who wants to start something in their school or parish. Whatever your situation, this Catholic youth work Resources archive is full of ideas for activities, games, praying etc. Use our filter tool below if you’re looking for something in particular.

Prayers

Graffiti Prayer Wall

The Graffiti Wall is brilliant for helping those with a passion for art express themselves to God in a way that is most meaningful to them.

Prayers

Leading Pass the candle

A simple prayer where the group is given the option to pray about anything they want to when they are given the candle.

Prayers

Leading A Praise & Worship Session

Whether you are leading for the first time or are a seasoned veteran, it is always important to prepare a praise and worship session. Here, we will go through the practical and spiritual steps of preparation that should help ensure you are as ready as you can be for the session under your responsibility.

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Leading the Rosary

The Rosary is a beautiful way to meditate on the Life of Jesus, and to ask for Mary’s intercession.

Prayers

Lectio Divina

Lectio Divina is one of the oldest forms of prayer and helps us to engage with scripture.

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Making a Prayer Display/Focus

A fantastic way to help set an atmosphere for a prayer is by having a prayer focus. Here we run through a couple of useful things to consider when putting one together.

Prayers

Pocket Prayers

A simple prayer for those who are already active in their prayer life.

Prayers

Pray-dough

Young people shape the play-dough into what they want to pray for and then transform the shape into what they want to happen.