Despite the rapidly increasing availability of modern means, “town criers” and other traditional forms of communication retain their importance in Africa. It is all about weaving the social fabric, not about loading up with technology…
Is there a “generation gap”? Clearly yes: Lillian Mazalewski, 86, grew up without a phone, Ana Bambrick, 15, starts texting during breakfast. Can they communicate with each other?
Modern means and messages: Focolare founder Chiara Lubich proposes Jesus on the cross, the silent word, as a role model for communicators.
Journalists and religious leaders often misunderstand each other for myriad reasons — but mutual respect goes a long way
Are we only expressing ourselves — and our dinner plate on Facebook — or are we communicating what is really important to us? Dennis Cali, professor and chairman of a university communications department, explains how social media is changing our way of thinking and what really matters in media…
Living City magazine received an Honorable Mention from the Catholic Press Association for North America and Canada in the category “Best Coverage of Vocations to Priesthood-Religious Life or Diaconate” for the article “Man of the cloth … and tap shoes”, by Sarah Mundell (LC June 2012)
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A Franciscan’s failed plans to become a martyr allowed God to open another door… A new documentary reveals what Anthony of Padua still has to say to us today.
By Susanne Janssen
A discovery while being part of a radio program: being available, offering ourselves and relying on others helps us to find the inspiring story in our scattered lives. By Sandra Sherman
A Vatican conference in October drew communications workers from around the world
How about using the web to spread the good news? Fr. Stan is way ahead of us