March 27, 2015
Christina Capecchi is an award-winning journalist from Inver Grove Heights, Minn. She is the author of the nationally syndicated Catholic column “Twenty Something,” which appears in The Visitor and approximately 50 diocesan newspapers across the country. Capecchi holds a master’s degree from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism and a bachelor’s from Mount Mercy University. She managed the CatholicMatch blog and currently edits SisterStory.org, a national campaign to broaden awareness of Catholic sisters.
The Visitor recently interviewed Capecchi, who will present “Young Adults and the Church: What do they want? What do they need? How can we serve them better?” at Diocesan Ministry Day Aug. 31 in St. Cloud. The following is an edited version of the interview.
Q: What have you learned from your own experience as a young adult Catholic?