Catholicism

  • Vatican embraces social networking, text messaging for Il Papa

    Vatican embraces social networking, text messaging for Il Papa

    For World Youth Day in Sydney, Australia, the Vatican is going high tech. It will be setting up a social networking site much like a Catholic Facebook where people can sign up to get prayers online and text messages from the Pope. Wait, I can get a text message from the Pope!? I’m not even Catholic but that sounds so awesome! Think he’ll use texting shorthand? Like for the… Read More

  • iRosary: Worship the Bishop of Rome and Rock Out to Groovy Tunes

    iRosary: Worship the Bishop of Rome and Rock Out to Groovy Tunes

    Celebrate your love for God and music with the iRosary, a concept by Tino Dobra. The iRosary combines a rosary’s beads—here, just one bead that acts as a cord length regulator—and a crucifix with the iPod’s earbud cords. So now you can jog in the park or pump serious iron with the Good Lord watching your back. There’s also a mode that helps users learn prayers. Read More