Asians are generally a moviegoing people. Popular films can be harnessed to teach people about faith. CFA will open 2007 with a seminar in mid-January entitled “Film and Faith: A Seminar on the Use of Popular Films for Evangelization and Church Edification”. CFA plans to distill Gospel messages in films through the expertise of Fr.
Gospel Komiks, CFA’s regular publication for elementary and high school students will have a TV version: Gospel Komiks—The TV Series. It will be broadcast over TV Maria, the Catholic Channel which is a part of the Dream Satellite package. Gospel Komiks is an educational and entertaining collage of stories culled from Gospel messages. It effectively
This year’s Catholic Media Fair will be on October 12-15 at the Megatrade Hall, Megamall. It will include CFA in its roster of participating organizations. CFA products, mainly on media and training are produced with total human development as an essential raw material. CFA’s publications, audio-video materials and other multimedia products will be available. The
The Center for Evangelization and Development Center (CEDC) of the Apostolic Vicariate of Calapan joined for the second time the Moonrise Film Festival. Spearheaded by the Center for Environmental Awareness and Education (CEAE), Moonrise is a nationwide cultural and environmental documentary competition. In its 2005 launch, CEDC’s entry, “Wailing of Paradise,” which featured Mindorenos’ fight
Despite countless efforts to combat poverty, its signs are ever more alarming today. The poor getting poorer and the rich richer by the day is a seemingly hopeless truth. But this is not reason to give up. The Communication Foundation for Asia is producing a two-part video documentary focused on poverty. The first part of
A prelude to a series of activities, the peace camp, “Impressions of Conflict, Expressions of Peace” held in Rizal almost four months ago has laid the ground for a yet more exciting journey. A written report detailing the proceedings and specific goals of the camp has already been completed. The video documentary featuring the camp’s
This September, MSC priests, seminarians and laymen will train on Flash Animation in a course entitled “The Animated Gospel” to be conducted by CFA. The workshop is intended to enhance the educational and communication ministry of the Missionaries of the Sacred Heart. Animated presentations, while they appeal to a broad audience, are an effective tool
Veritas Pilipinas, a magazine program of the Catholic Media Network is aired over Radio Veritas Manila 846 kHz from Monday to Friday at 6 to 7 in the morning. It has the theme “Social Concerns of the Church”. The program is not limited to faith issues. It tackles morality, pressing political matters and CBCP statements.