Today is a rather special day for CatholicYouthWork.com. Yes, that”s right, today is our 5th birthday. On March 20th 2007 (a date which we would like to think will forever be remembered in the history of Catholic Youth Ministry) a youth worker with frankly far too much time on his hands sat in his office in Cumbria and though ”Hmm… I wonder if anyone has registered the domain www.catholicyouthwork.com?”They had not. So, like a coiled spring, he, err… sprang into action, registered a domain, got some free forum software and proceeded to Read more
The last new topic to be posted on the old CatholicYouthWork.com before we launched this site was a report on the death of Bishop Ambrose Griffiths OSB. Since he was the Bishop for Youth when CYW.com started out in 2007, I really can’t think of a more fitting item to be that site’s swansong.
In January 2011 Bishop Ambrose was diagnosed with Acute Myeloid Leukaemia and died on 14 June 2011. May he rest in peace.