The Catholic Standard, has a story on a recent event sponsored by Georgetown University’s Initiative on Catholic Social Thought and Public Life, which featured Cardinal Wuerl and three Catholic young adults, including Millennial editor Robert Christian. Mark Zimmermann writes:
(Christian) noted that the social media can play a crucial role in the New Evangelization, and Christians shouldn’t retreat from that means of communication.
“We need to be there,” he said. “We need to live out our faith, to stand for the poor, the vulnerable, the excluded. Social media offers us a great opportunity to do that.”
The New Evangelization, he said, offers Catholics the opportunity to offer a countercultural witness, to live out their faith and values, “while being open to engagement and dialogue.”
The full article can be read here.