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Carlo Acutis’ tomb is opened for public veneration in Assisi, Italy, Oct. 1, 2020. Photos courtesy of Assisi diocese.

Blessed Carlo Acutis’ tomb permanently reopened for public viewing

Jun 2, 2022

By Courtney Mares

Visitors to Assisi can once again see the first millennial to be beatified in the Catholic Church, dressed in jeans... Read more

Are millennial Christians really killing evangelization?

Dec 23, 2019

By Mary Farrow

Millennials are notoriously blamed for being killers of previously-thought-necessary industries and activities: Applebees. Napkins. Golf. Mayonnaise. Lunch. And so on.  Read more

St. Mary's historic church in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains.

‘Nones’ rise amid declining church attendance, survey shows

Apr 18, 2019

Church membership in the United States has dropped considerably in the last two decades, and the number of people who... Read more

A happy couple holding hands.

Millennials staying married at a higher rate

Sep 26, 2018

By Christine Rousselle

Philip Cohen, a sociology professor at the University of Maryland, released an analysis Sept. 15 which drew on census data... Read more

Opening Mass for the Assembly of Synod of the Bishops on the Family on Oct. 4, 2015.

Millennials: Do you have something to say to the bishops? Here's your chance

Jun 15, 2017

The General Secretariat of the Synod of Bishops announced the launch of a new website for the upcoming synod on... Read more

March for Life in Washington D.C. on Jan. 22, 2015.

Abortion rates are dropping – and it could be thanks to millennials

Jun 11, 2015

By Matt Hadro

Abortion rates have declined by 12 percent nationwide since 2010, and pro-life groups say changing attitudes among the younger generation... Read more

How to get millennials to marry? Start by sharing your story

Jun 10, 2015

By Adelaide Mena

While it may be the middle of “wedding season,” the warm months between spring and fall when many couples choose... Read more

2015 March for Life in Washington D.C. on Jan. 22, 2015.

Millennials' pro-life commitment wows bishops

Jan 26, 2015

By Matt Hadro

Both Roman and Orthodox Catholic bishops were stirred by the presence of the Millennial generation at the 2015 March for... Read more