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Deacon Scott Maentz Catholic Blogs, New Evangelization

Yesterday I was privileged to spend some time with my friend and fellow blogger, The Ironic Catholic. Part of our conversation centered around the so-called “New Evangelization” and how it relates to social media. I say “so-called” because in many ways the New Evangelization is the same as the old. While we ought not overlook the great opportunity to communicate …

The Pope Tweets!

Deacon Scott Maentz New Evangelization, Year of Faith

You may have heard that the pope has entered the world of Twitter. While I am certain that many of you are not currently on the Twitter and likely never will be, I thought you might be interested in the first message from Benedict XVI, tweeted this morning, concerning the Year of Faith. Dear friends, I am pleased to get …