Faith on Your iPod: Introduction to Media Literacy, Saturday Nov 6, 2010 at LMU

Media literacy education, or media mindfulness, is about learning skills to navigate popular, media culture through the dual lens of faith and critical thinking. Media literacy leads to media mindfulness: thoughtful media choices for intentional living. Media literacy provides a values-based strategy based on social analysis and theological reflection to build character and contribute to culture and vital citizenship. Media literacy education in the faith community explores Church … [Read more...]

Church & Communication Online Course Begins January 11, 2009

This is to let you know that the University of Dayton's Virtual Learning Community for Faith Formation ( is offering this course beginning on January 11, 2009. The course description and information is below. I am the facilitator for the course for this session and it is one of my favorites. Do you know the Church's real attitude toward the media - or think you know it? Consider joining our class and discover the joy of communication's theology, spirituality, and their … [Read more...]

Media, Faith & Values Online Course begins 10/19/08

Hi everyone, This course is sponsored by the University of Dayton's Virtual Learning Community for Faith Formation: If you would like to join this course (which I will be facilitating if we have enough students), please visit , scroll to the bottom of the front page, and follow through. You can create a student profile even if you decide not to register at this time. Please sign up as soon as you can. Next time I will let you know s … [Read more...]