Vatican’s Msgr. Tighe on Proclaiming (or not) Catholicism in 2025


A must-watch ten minute fascinating address by Msgr Paul Tighe, secretary of the Pontifical Council for Social Communications, on how we will be “proclaiming the Word in 2025″: I love the focus on how we, as Church, will “be present” in an age of ever-evolving technology. Msgr. Tighe reminds us that, “We communicate to form relationships.” [Read More...]

@PCCS_VA: Share Your World Communications Day Resources with the Vatican

Image credit: Pontifical Council for Social Communications

From the Pontifical Council for Social Communications comes an offer for all of us to participate in the May 17 World Communications Day in a special way: Vatican City (PCCS) - Communicating the Family: A Privileged Place of Encounter with the Gift of Love is the theme chosen by Pope Francis for the2015 World Communications Day to be [Read More...]

Voices of Faith: Vatican Celebration for International Women’s Day

I’m so excited to set my alarm and tune in for this amazing, ground-breaking event being held tomorrow at the Vatican for tomorrow’s International Women’s Day. “Voices of Faith” will happen physically at the Vatican, but the organizers will be using the latest in live-streaming technology to bring the voices of women who have committed [Read More...]

Msgr. Tighe: Seeing Church’s Social Communications in a Networked Way

I am a major fan of Msgr. Paul Tighe, the current secretary of the Pontifical Council for Social Communications. I’ve had the opportunity to hear him speak and even to meet him a few times. Knowing his tireless advocacy for efficacious communications, it’s a true thrill to watch as the Vatican continues to “get” the [Read More...] Instagram Photos Share Timeless Authenticity of the Vatican

In their continuing commitment to embracing the latest social media tools, the team (Pontifical Council for Social Communications) is actively posting great shots like this one on their Instagram account: I have to say that Instagram is one of my favorite social networks and I love seeing the authenticity of the shots being shared [Read More...]