• A Pew Research Center study released in September shows that teens' religious practice is less than that of their parents.

    Teens pray during adoration at a "Life is VERY Good" event at EagleBank Arena in Fairfax, Va., Jan. 23, 2020.

    Teens pray during adoration at a "Life is VERY Good" event at EagleBank Arena in Fairfax, Va., Jan. 23, 2020. A Pew Research Center study released in September shows that teens' religious practice is less than that of their parents. (CNS photo by Zoey Maraist/Arlington Catholic Herald)

  • Meghan Markle virtually returned to her alma mater, Immaculate Heart of Mary High School in Los Angeles, for a surprise graduation speech June 3.

    Meghan Markle, the Duchess of Sussex, and graduate of Immaculate Heart High School in Los Angeles, gives a virtual graduation speech to her alma mater June 3. (CNS photo by Reuters TV)

  • During her Hands of Christ witness talk this past Jan. 30, Caelan Murphy implored fellow high-school seniors to keep Christ in their lives while encountering new experiences.

    <p>Caelan Murphy of St. Catherine of Siena Church in Ithaca gives her youth witness speech during the Jan. 30 Hands of Christ Recognition Ceremony at St. Mary Our Mother Church in Horseheads..</p>

    Caelan Murphy of St. Catherine of Siena Church in Ithaca gives her youth witness speech during the Jan. 30 Hands of Christ Recognition Ceremony at St. Mary Our Mother Church in Horseheads. (Photo by Rick Bacmanski)