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Read "Sons and Daughters of the Light," a national plan for pastoral ministry to and with young adults, written by the U.S. Bishops' Committee on the Laity after wide consultation with dioceses, national organizations, and young adults, and approved by the bishops on Nov. 12, 1996.

Young adults differ in many ways from previous generations. That poses both challenges and opportunities for the Church and for young adults as they find their place in the Church. Julianne Stanz, Director of the Diocesan Department of New Evangelization, recommends reading about the issues in "Multi-Parishional" Young Adults -- The Nomads of Parish Life pdf_button