When we live behind our screens what are they actually doing to us? This new film lays out the concerns and facts of what it means to live our daily experiences behind a screen.
In a time of quarantine, the stage performance makes a resurgence that creates a communal appreciation of this all-involving art form.
Here is an activity that can be helpful to teach young people to question what they like about specific celebrities and why. It is a way of living a media spirituality in which they pray for a chosen celebrity a novena prayer of their creation.
These are the slides of a presentation I did on Media Saints and how they can be our guides to grow to become more media mindful.
This is a Litany of Saints who can help us grow in media mindfulness. As we develop our critical thinking skills with regard to our consuming and creating media messages, we also seek to grow in a media spirituality that helps us live our faith in a digital media culture.
During this time of the COVID-19 virus, many people are without the Eucharist, but, there are opportunities where movies can strengthen our desire for the Lord and deepen our understanding of the Word. This time can become a moment for contemplating and praying with "Jesus Films."
During this international pandemic and the necessity of social distancing, we may find ourselves at home as family spending more time together. Sr. Rose suggests: Why not have your own edifying Film Festival? So, here are her suggestions.
The Chosen, the streaming series about the life of Jesus that sets a precedent and explores the humanity of Jesus like no other, touches peoples minds and hearts. We hear from Jonathan Roumie, the actor who plays the role of Jesus in the series, to get his take on the effects of his work and how God is using him through his art.
Sometimes the art of film can help us make sense of the pain and darkness of grief that overtakes some people who have lacked the comfort and support of good mentors in their lives. This film shows that redemption is possible and there is life after grief.
Sr. Orianne shares her reflects on the timeless classic by Jane Austen remade into a luscious film by Autumn de Wilde. Emma, to her dismay, is chastised for being too interested in everyone else's business that she cannot see herself and her mistakes. It is a life lesson of conversion, humility and truth for all.
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within the context of culture, education,
and faith formation.
To develop and encourage
within the context of culture,
education, and faith formation.