Jesus, by his teachings and actions, showed humanity how to live,
above all with love and compassion. He sought to bring in outcasts
and welcome home sinners, to draw the hurt, unloved, suffering,
the lost and the excluded into closeness and friendship with him,
and therefore with God.
That Catholics embrace the person and vision of Jesus Christ:
Embracing the person and vision of Jesus is the key to our Christian mission.
A growth in faith and understanding of Jesus is nurtured through a lifetime
of reflection in scripture, liturgy (especially Eucharist), and prayer.
That young people are helped by a set of faith development opportunities
to integrate their faith with everyday experience:
Reaching out to young people must be a priority of the Church. The
greatest gift we can give to young people is a correct understanding
of the person and vision of Christ, filled with the excitement that