Resources & News Blog

Archive by author: Sr. Nancy UsselmannReturn
RSS
Living the Good Life - Virtues and social media

Living the Good Life - Virtues and social media

Twitter litter. That’s what cultural gurus are calling posts no one cares about. These highly insignificant tweets become Internet garbage. Yet so much of this “online litter” offends and prompts visceral responses. We only need to look at our social media feeds to see the opposite of virtue being expressed. So many times I feel disturbed, irritated, or frustrated after scrolling through social media and question myself why I feel like I do. I realize that this virtual litter d...
Read More
Sr. Rose Receives Gabriel Award for Personal Achievement

Sr. Rose Receives Gabriel Award for Personal Achievement

This past week Catholic communicators from around the world gathered in Quebec City, Canada for the SIGNIS world congress and the Catholic Media Conference put on by the Catholic Press Association of the US and Canada.  During the conference, the Catholic Academy of Communication Professionals hosted its 52nd annual Gabriel Awards to recognize the best in broadcast journalism for film, radio, cable network, cable television and social media that promote human dignity and artistic achie...
Read More
The Shack— A Cinematic Retreat Expression of God’s Generativity

The Shack— A Cinematic Retreat Expression of God’s Generativity

The movie, The Shack, based on the book by William P. Young that sold over 10 million copies, is a cinematic retreat. In two hours it leads the viewer to go deeper and examine one’s life, struggles with faith, and relationships. As Tim McGraw says, who plays Mack’s friend and pastor Willie in the film, this story “impacts viscerally.” One cannot but be moved by such a profoundly impactful film. True to the medium, the movie leaves each viewer to enter into the emotion of the characters and c...
Read More

Subscribe to Blog

Name