Fr. Pius Youn, OP

About Fr. Pius Youn, OP

Fr. Pius Youn, O.P. is a Dominican friar of the Province of the Most Holy Name of Jesus. Currently, he serves as the associate pastor of the St. Thomas More Catholic Newman Center, which is affiliated with the University of Arizona in Tucson. Wanting to create an electronics-based company and produce music as a side gig, he pursued his undergraduate studies at the New York University. Meeting the Dominican friars during this period encouraged him to discern religious life and ministerial priesthood. He studied philosophy and theology at the DSPT and JST in Berkeley, CA.

To Be Transformed by God and Others

The mission statement of the St. Thomas More Catholic Newman Center in Tucson, Arizona, which is affiliated with the University of Arizona, is β€œTo be transformed through an encounter with the Spirit of Truth and the Love of God.” Having bee … [Read more...]