Posts Tagged ‘Online church services’

Quitting online church is abandoning the one for the 99

Thursday, February 17th, 2022

“I agree online church is an intriguing idea to include families and individuals affected by disability,” I said, leaning back in my chair. “But I don’t think it can work.” I spoke those words in 2009, in a casual conversation with other inclusive ministry leaders about what it might look like for churches to be Read more

World’s first online parish launched

Monday, November 29th, 2021
Brisbane archdiocese online parish

The Archdiocese of Brisbane has launched what may be the world’s first online parish enabling thousands of Catholics to practise their faith in the digital world. Brisbane Archbishop Mark Coleridge said the innovation was sparked by the continued interest in online Masses. This is despite the easing of COVID-19 restrictions allowing parishioners to attend churches Read more

Big spiritual revival could follow pandemic

Thursday, April 30th, 2020

The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic could result in America’s next spiritual revival, says a megachurch pastor. Despite the lockdowns aimed at preventing the often deadly virus’s spread, “the doors for the church have never been more open”, Pastor Greg Laurie says. His first online service when the lockdown started was watched by 250,000 people. Since then, Read more