Posts Tagged ‘Innovation’

As spiritual innovators renew religion, will their traditions’ wisdom carry forward?

Thursday, April 21st, 2022*

Anyone who has been tracking population trends over the past few decades knows two things: America is growing more diverse, and Americans are leaving their traditional religious homes. But while many are leaving behind their formal religious affiliations and practices, this growing nation is still seeking to connect with religious and wisdom traditions — either Read more

COVID-19 disrupts liturgy and shakes up belief

Monday, August 31st, 2020
Sacrosanctum Concilium,

Disruptive innovation is not a common term in theological and liturgical discussions. The term comes from Clayton Christensen’s 1997 book The Innovator’s Dilemma. Christensen explains that successful companies are those that can meet not only their customers’ current needs but anticipate their future ones too. Disruptive innovators – disruptors – are more likely to displace Read more

Catholic groups use ‘social innovation’ to help refugees

Thursday, May 3rd, 2018

In the time it takes you to read this article, about a hundred people around the world will be forced to leave their homes because of persecution, war or violence. In fact, more people are displaced now than at any other time in human history — some 65 million, 22 million of whom are classified Read more