Mazenod Youth is the vibrant youth ministry which was initiated in the Oblate Province of Colombo in 2014. It had its inaugural ceremony at the De Mazenod House Chapel on 7 December, 2014, with the participation of 50 youth from all over the country. This is an Oblate mission for youth. The mission was basically initiated by Fr.Susith Randil Fernando OMI.
This is not an association. Yet a journey where the youth from any race and creed are welcomed to journey with Oblates while allowing them to be nourished by the Oblate chrism.
To create activate and religious atmosphere where we are and where we are sent.
Through various workshops, services, programmes, encounters, activities and social media we, the Oblates work with youth, for youth and by youth. [Mission for youth, with youth and by youth]