In its eighth year as an annual symposium-style gathering of theologians and other scholars around the topics of digital communication and social media, Theocom has addressed themes such as: Theology and Communication in Dialogue (2012), Changing Models of Communications in the Church (2013), Community in the Digital World (2014), and Religious and Theological Authority in a Digital World (2015), In the World and Yet Not of the World: Ecclesiology in the Digital Age (2016), pastoral theology and ministry in a digital age (2017), and Discerning Big Data in the Light of the Gospel (2018).
This year’s gathering explores faith formation and how this is shaped by the reality of digital culture. We welcome papers that address various aspects of how social media affects Christian living and thinking. These could include topics such as
|Conference participants: (back row) Paul Soukup, S.J., Nadia Delicata, Aline Amaro da Silva, Catherine Campbell, Matthias Scharer, Nicholas Anton, Joseph Palakeel. (front row) Stephen Garner, Kyle Oliver, Daniella Zsupan-Jerome, Daniel Arasa.|