The Church and New Media: Blogging Converts, Online Activists, and Bishops Who Tweet



Engaging the digital Revolution

We're experiencing the biggest communication shift since the printing press. Millions have adopted Facebook, YouTube, blogs, and Twitter. What does this mean for the Church? How can Christians harness these new tools to reach out, teach, cultivate community, and change the world?

Following Pope Benedict's call to evangelize the "digital continent," The Church and New Media explores the power and risks of New Media while guiding Christians through this new environment.

Foreword by Cardinal Sean O'Malley, O.F.M. Cap.

Afterword by Archbishop Timothy M. Dolan

Expert contributors include:

  • Father Robert Barron
  • Lisa Hendey
  • Jennifer Fulwiler
  • Father Dwight Longenecker
  • Thomas Peters
  • Mark Shea
  • Matt Warner

"The Church and New Media is the best kind of reading: timely, vivid, and rich in valuable information. For anyone seeking to understand and use today's new techologies in advancing the Catholic Faith, this book is an unsurpassed resource." -- Archbishop Charles Chaput, O.F.M. Cap., Archdiocese of Denver