Youth church: praying, singing and talking together © Freedom Studio (shutterstock)

Through first communion and confirmation, young people have contact with the church. But what is important to keep the connection afterwards? Several aspects are important for the new youth church in Bornheim-Kardorf.

Interviewer: How did you come up with the idea of founding the new youth church "Himmel und aad" (Heaven and Earth)?

Difficult mission

The president of the Catholic relief organization missio Munich, Wolfgang Huber, has pointed out the importance of spiritual vocations in the crisis areas of the world. "Rarely have priests and women religious been so endangered as they are today," Huber said.