April 19, 2018

EASTER SEASON DAY OF RENEWAL WITH SR. HELENA--TORONTO





TALK 1 = DOES GOD WANT ME TO BE HAPPY?  
 what happens when we die  / are heaven and hell for real / going to God through our desires / how can I even know what's true









TALK 2 = WHAT IS MY DEEPEST IDENTITY?  
what does it mean to be human (we've forgotten)  / gender / masculine genius & feminine genius / LGBTQ+










TALK 3 = IS TRUE LOVE FOR EVERYONE?   
the 7 stages to true love / God's 5 F's of true love / the 4 purposes of sex / the meaning of sex / humanae vitae & NFP (natural family planning) / satan's plan for your life








TALK 4 = CAN WE WALK THE TALK? 
practical tips for thriving / pro-life issues / parenting the media / sex ed in the home / how can I keep my kids Catholic / where do we go from here











April 11, 2018

BEST MEDIA LITERACY BOOKS


Many titles available from Pauline Book & Media Centers:
(USA & CANADA)

...and I'm just getting started....come back often!

Live in Canada? Most of these DVDs/books (& media) are available from:
Pauline Book & Media Centre
3022 Dufferin St.
Toronto, ON M6B 3T5
416-781-8131     1-800-668-2078
toronto@paulinemedia.com

A MEDIA VISION, STRATEGY & SPIRITUALITY
FROM THE CHURCH'S NEW MEDIA SAINT
BLESSED FATHER JAMES ALBERIONE:

Watch online at: www.MediaApostle.com

 

GENERAL: 

5 30-min. segments on DVD. Reflection questions here: www.tinyurl.com/DigitalCatholics
Student workbook with teacher/parent pages.
Student workbook with parent/teacher pages.


Cover does not do justice to this amazing program that catechizes students through art!
Teaches them art literacy and religious art literacy!
https://www.smp.org/product/1327/Teaching-Guide-for-Beyond-the-Written-Word/


The author of "Beyond the Written Word" also created an app that can be used in any art museum in order to learn theology through art: art/y/fact.Xn (Android only at present)











Best book for parishes. 2016























PORNOGRAPHY:








DETOX from porn (CD)

Excellent DVD on porn from different perspectives:
former addict, former porn actor, researcher, etc.


OTHER:

Best book for parents. Catholic Dad is a psychologist.
Works with families struggling with media. He is neither
optimistic nor pessimistic but believes we can live well
 in this media world if we have a plan.

2018

CAVEATS:




 


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April 4, 2018

MOVIES: "THE SHAPE OF WATER"




Oscars--Best Picture 2018

Bestiality.

Bestiality (humans having sex with animals) is presented not so much as a fetish, but as smashing "speciesism." How dare we be so prejudiced against other species that we think humans are superior.