Samuel Group

The Office of Young Adult and Youth Ministry serves the young church within the Diocese of Erie.

We offer:

  • Discipleship programming for youth,
  • Opportunities for training, networking, and fellowship for leaders, and
  • Support and resources for young adults.

Our goals are:

  • Encourage leaders become strong mentors,
  • Guide the young church grow toward a deeper relationship with God,
  • Challenge leaders and youth to live an authentically Christian Catholic life,
  • Empower the young church to be bold disciples,
  • Inspire the young church to disciple others.

Jillian Zaczyk
Director of Faith Formation for Young Adult and Youth Ministry
Phone: (814) 824-1219

We entrust our work to the Blessed Mother through the intercession of St. John Paul II — “Totus Tuus!