Bibliography for Sr. Rose Pacatte

Books and articles referenced here relate to (has sources in) faith formation,  life-long faith formation, theology, scripture, morality, popular culture; catechesis, Catholic education, theology, papal and ecclesial documents on communication and media, theology and spirituality of communication

Malone, Peter and Rose Pacatte. Lights, Camera, Faith: A Movie Lectionary, Cycle A. Boston: Pauline Books & Media, 2001.

Malone, Peter and Rose Pacatte. Lights, Camera, Faith: A Movie Lectionary, Cycle B. Boston: Pauline Books & Media, 2002.

Malone, Peter and Rose Pacatte. Lights, Camera, Faith: A Movie Lectionary, Cycle C. Boston: Pauline Books & Media, 2003.

Pacatte, Rose and Peter Malone. Lights, Camera, Faith. Boston: The Ten Commandments. Pauline Books & Media, 2007.

Pacatte, Rose. The Nativity Story: A Film Study Guide for Catholics. Boston: Pauline Books & Media, 2006.

Pacatte, Rose Ed., The Nativity Story: Contemplating Mary’s Journeys of FaithBoston: Pauline Books & Media. 2006.

Pacatte, Rose and Ron SchmidtInto Great Silence: A Film Study Guide. Boston: Pauline Books & Media. 2008.

Hailer, Gretchen and Rose Pacatte. Media Mindfulness: Educating Teens about Faith and Media. Winona: St. Mary’s Press, 2007.

Hailer, Gretchen and Rose Pacatte. Our Media World: Teaching Kids K-8 about Faith and Media. Boston: Pauline Books & Media, 2010.


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Sr. Rose Pacatte’s blog at National Catholic Reporter

On Faith and Media column at St. Anthony Messenger


Pacatte, Rose. “TV’s not a black and white issue”, U.S. Catholic, August 2004, Vol. 68, N. 8

Pacatte, Rose. “A Cinematic Gourmet Feast”, National Catholic Reporter,  March 16, 2011

Pacatte, Rose. “By Way of the Heart”, National Catholic Reporter, December 20, 2010

Pacatte, Rose. “Seeds of the Gospel in Cinema”, National Catholic Reporter, October 27, 2010

Pacatte, Rose. “Meeting Jesus at the Movies: Cinema Divina for Teachers”, Today’s Catholic Teacher Jan/Feb 2008

Pacatte, Rose. “The devil is back and he’s still mad“, National Catholic Reporter, January 11, 2011

Pacatte, Rose. “Dark knights of the soul: comic books into movies“, National Catholic Reporter, July 2011

Pacatte, Rose. “Sports films and faith“, National Catholic Reporter, August 12, 2011

Pacatte, Rose. “Storytelling for Life: Character Education in the Digital World“. Today’s Catholic Teacher, October 2009.

Pacatte, Rose. “Fishing in the Deep: New Possibilities for New Evangelization“, Pauline Cooperator Magazine, Volume 10Spring 2010.

Pacatte, Rose. “Best Movie Priests“. St. Anthony Messenger, June 2010

Pacatte, Rose. “Meeting Jesus at the Movies”, The Bible Today, January 2008 Volume 46, Number 1

Pacatte, Rose. “Faith Guidance from Hollywood” (Why Hollywood matters to vocation directors), HORIZON, Winter 2008

Pacatte, Rose. “Holy Moments: Faith and Values at the Movies”, New Theology Review, August 2011, Vol. 23, N. 23

Pacatte, Rose. “Shaping Morals, Shifting Views: Have the Rating Systems Influenced how (Christian) America Sees Movies?” in Reframing Theology and Film: New Focus for an Emerging Discipline Edited by Robert. K. Johnston, Baker Academic, 2007

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“Is Hollywood Anti-Catholic?” National Catholic Reporter, May 13, 2009