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What We Do

High school youth nights usually alternate between Word to the Wise and Dead Theologians Society.

  1. Word to the Wise— talking about some aspect of Christian life — “How is it done?”
  2. Dead Theologians Society (DTS) — showing the life of a saint — “How it’s been done.”

Word to the Wise

  • 7:00–7:30 — Social time with games and fun!
  • 7:30–8:00 — Presentation by Fr. Michael, OP about a chosen theological topic.
  • 8:00–8:40 — Holy Hour and Confessions
  • 8:40–9:00 — More social time with snacks, activities, and games
  • 9:00–9:15 — Pick up

Dead Theologians Society (DTS)

  • 7:00–7:30 — Social time with snacks, activities, and games
  • 7:30–8:00 — Presentation on the life of a saint
  • 8:00–8:30 — Eucharistic adoration with two priests hearing confessions
  • 8:30–9:00 — Social time with snacks, activities, games 
  • 9:00–9:15 — Pick up

Some aspects of the art of Christian living that are dealt with:

  • Lives of the Saints
  • Prayer and Forms of Prayer
  • Fraternity and Friendship
  • Catholic Customs
  • Virtues in Real Life
  • Vocation and States of Life (Baptism, Marriage, Consecrated Life, Priesthood)
  • Almsgiving and Works of Mercy
  • Confession and Penance
  • the Eucharist
  • Recreation and Leisure
  • Books, Music, and Movies
  • and Special Challenges to Christian Life Today (“Tough Topics”).