Teen News Flash – March 23

Teen News Flash keeps you up-to-date with upcoming youth events around the Diocese of Brooklyn.

Around The School Bell: “Come To Me” Retreat

Cold wind and snow made the morning of March 2 very dreary and likely a good day to stay indoors and under the covers. Surprisingly, the weather did not deter more than 150 youth from Deanery 7 in Flatbush who gathered at Our Lady of Refuge in Brooklyn for a retreat.

Christ is Risen 2019 Art Contest

The Tablet, in collaboration with the Archbishop John Hughes Council of the Knights of Columbus, invites all youth to express their faith through art by participating in the 2019 Easter art contest.

Teen News Flash – March 16

Teen News Flash keeps you up-to-date with upcoming youth events around the Diocese of Brooklyn. This week: Archbishop Molloy H.S., Briarwood, has a fashion show for a good cause and Cristo Rey Brooklyn H.S., East Flatbush, goes to Nasdaq.

Around the School Bell: The Stay-Awake-Athon Retreat

We attended the annual Stay-Awake-Athon overnight retreat held at St. Thomas Aquinas, Flatlands. The retreat was led by Father Dwayne Davis, pastor, and hosted by the Vicariate of Black Catholic Concerns (VBCC).

Let Them Speak: What Freedom of Speech Means To Me

Freedom of speech is the right that we, as citizens of the United States, are entitled to. This right, included in the First Amendment to the Constitution, states that the government may not punish people or organizations based on what they say or write.