Seek, Find, Renew
Purification Heritage Center is a sacred place to seek, find, and renew faith through beauty, peace, and historical connection. It is our hope that this blog will provide a sacred space for our online community to SEEK a deeper relationship with God, FIND helpful spiritual tools and resources to grow in the spiritual life and thus RENEW their faith. Read, like and share what speaks to you!
Meet Helen Young
Spiritual Director & Retreat Leader
Helen is a native Atlantan and graduate of the University of Virginia. She has been married for 30 years to Deacon Brad Young who serves at St Catherine’s in Kennesaw, and they have three adult children. Helen’s spiritual path began in 1996 when she and Brad converted to Catholicism. While raising their children as active members of Christ the King, Helen led prayer groups and bible studies and particularly enjoyed speaking about daily relationship with Christ. She most recently was the RCIA Director and Coordinator of Adult Faith Formation at the Cathedral of Christ the King. Helen also serves the St Catherine’s parish community where she leads an adult program - Faith and the Spiritual Life and coordinates the wedding preparation ministry there. She is currently enrolled at Heart of Christ/Avila Institute where she is in formation for spiritual direction. Helen’s hobbies include painting icons and sewing christening gowns.