Posts Tagged ‘Monsignor Paul Tighe’

Vatican urges priests to embrace social media

Monday, November 12th, 2018

Priests should embrace social media, says Monsignor Paul Tighe. Tighe, who helped develop Pope Francis’ online presence, is urging Catholic clergy across the world to embrace social media to reach believers and non-believers. Read more Related Posts:Priests warned against ‘disparaging’ on social mediaChina closes social media account of Church-run…Priest’s plea raises concerns over technology…Firestorm on Read more

Vatican official urges faithful to speak language of digital world

Tuesday, November 26th, 2013

A Vatican official has told a gathering of Philippine Church leaders and Catholic social media practitioners in Manila to speak in a language understandable to the digital world to be effective evangelizers. “If we are to share the Good News with our brothers and sisters in the digital continent, we must speak a language they Read more

Bishop Pompallier brought new media to the Maori

Tuesday, May 8th, 2012

Last week the Australian Catholic Media Congress took place in Sydney. Monsignor Paul Tighe, a media adviser from the Vatican, told the assembly that new media technologies “enable the forming of community, they have extraordinary potential for the wellbeing of the church”. In his CathBlog Michael Visontay points out that over 150 years ago, under Read more