What a summer! I just had to write this short reflection on how the Holy Spirit has been moving through our lives in ways I would never have imagined. It all began with our decision to enthrone the Sacred Heart of Jesus as King and Head of our home. The decision to formally enthrone the Sacred […]
Fr. Roderick Vonhögen is interviewed on the floor of the Catholic New Media Celebration by Friar Roderick of Air Maria. Fr. Roderick shares how he started SQPN, the Catholic new media network behind CNMC.
Photos from the Catholic New Media Celebration. Feel free to use these photos with attribution to ParishGeeks.com. (high resolution images available by request) Afternoon Sessions Morning Sessions Friday Meet & Greet You’ll find additional images from CNMC at The Catholic Media Group on Flickr.
Attention Catholic geeks, we want to recruit you as a Parish Geek! We’re seeking contributors who would like to write an occasional how-to article or share some geeky information you think no parish should be without. One of the goals of this site is to be a resource for those who want to build and […]
My wife and I are preparing to teach a Theology of the Body for Teens course to our high school CCD class this Fall. Knowing that we’re in desperate need of a crash course to help us do justice to this deep and beautiful topic, I was blessed to discover a live streaming option for the sold-out, […]
ParishGeeks.com is a sponsor of the Catholic New Media Celebration (CNMC) taking place in Boston next week. The event is organized by SQPN, a leading Catholic new media network founded by Dutch priest, Fr. Roderick Vonhögen. Boston’s Cardinal O’Malley will be on hand for the event, as well as several Catholic bloggers and new media […]
I wasn’t familiar with Tim Staples of Catholic Answers until today. I think he’s a great speaker and apologist. He has several videos on his YouTube channel. This one is about the Communion of the Saints.
It’s great to see my Bishop using new media to get the message out. I’d like to encourage all pastors to consider using video to communicate with their parishioners. It’s highly effective and all you need is a decent digital video camera and a YouTube or vimeo account. There’s effectively no cost involved other than […]
Often you want to share information you find online with your friends or readers but you don’t have the time to write your own article. You also know that it’s important to be a good Internet citizen and not plagerize the works of others. Copying and pasting material from someone else’s blog to use in […]
My hiatus from BigBaldGuy, if anyone noticed, has been due to spending a lot of my time working on St. Mary’s website, as well as getting the site up for my new venture. Yes, I’ve been busy with other priorities but now I’m back. I thought the release of WordPress 3.0 would be as good a time as any to renew my commitment to posting regularly about my interests in all things geek, gadgets and social media. The date of my last post on BigBaldGuy.com…
Google Buzz is a Twitter/Facebook type of sharing service in Gmail. You can communicate and share items of interest with your Gmail contacts and others you meet on Buzz. Conceptually, Buzz works very much like Facebook. Buzz came out of nowhere on February 9th. No one, I mean NO ONE, saw Buzz coming. Google kept it totally under wraps until the day it was announced. None of the pundits or publications ever spoke of Buzz. This is certainly a tribute…