Technology

Faith Faith in Focus
Simcha FisherOctober 16, 2017
It is not technology we should fear. It is ourselves.
The Evangelical Church in Hesse and Nassau doesn't want to replace human pastors with robots. It just wants to get people talking about the nature of blessing. Photo by Emily McFarlan Miller
Faith News
“What is blessing? Who can bless? Can God bless through a robot?”
Politics & Society Short Take
Nathan SchneiderOctober 10, 2017
Catholic distributism might have something to offer for those rushing to adopt these new technologies.
Pope Francis greets Muireann O'Carroll, 16, from Ireland during an audience with participants in an international congress on protecting children in a digital world, at the Vatican Oct. 6. The pope pledged "to work strenuously and with foresight for the protection of minors and their dignity." (CNS photo/L'Osservatore Romano)
Politics & Society Dispatches
Gerard O'ConnellOctober 06, 2017
The Declaration of Rome appealed “to leaders of the world’s great religions to inform and mobilize members of every faith to join in a global movement to protect the world’s children.”
Politics & Society News
Representatives from Facebook and Microsoft called for increased cooperation to develop, share and utilize digital tools to prevent and stop abuse.
Faith Vatican Dispatch
Gerard O'ConnellOctober 02, 2017
“It’s not about scaremongering. It’s about protecting children from abuse on the internet.”