Word on Fire
WordOnFire.org is a website set up by Bishop Robert Barron in an attempt to use new media to spread the Gospel. It reaches millions of people each year, and Bishop Barron is one of the most followed Catholics on social media. His regular YouTube videos have been viewed over 25 million times and he has over 1.5 million followers on Facebook.
Bishop Barron's pioneering work in evangelizing through the new media, led Francis Cardinal George to describe him as “one of the Church's best messengers."
'Ascension Presents' is a great studio putting out a stream of beautifully produced Catholic videos, podcasts and more. Best known for Fr Mike Schmitz's commentaries on wide ranging topics, this organisation has a load of channels tailor-made for sharing on social media.
"Ascension Presents is an evangelistic platform bringing entertaining, faith-filled, and dynamic presenters straight to your newsfeed. By providing engaging content for our audience that reflects the good, the true and the beautiful we hope to bring their hearts closer to Christ."
Real Life Catholic
Its mission is 'to ignite a bold, contagious faith in the heart of every Catholic... by building a movement of Catholics who share the beauty, power and truth of the Gospel with a world that has largely forgotten.' It does this via modern media, with active YouTube, Radio and TV output. As Stefanick puts it, "no other message reveals our full dignity, offers proof for hope beyond the grave, reveals the love we're all looking for."
"Catholic-Link is a Catholic portal full of resources for the New Evangelization. We are more than 40 young professionals from around the world, putting our gifts to the service of The Church. This is our way of contributing to the apostleship of The Church. Evangelii Gaudium!"
'Catholic Answers' a lay-run apostolate of Catholic apologetics and evangelization. Its mission is "serving Christ by bringing the fullness of Catholic truth to the world. We help good Catholics become better Catholics, bring former Catholics 'home', and lead non-Catholics into the fullness of the faith."
The 'Catholic Answers' team tackles all of the big questions - whether in its active forums, or videos, radio or articles. If you've got a question, it's a safe bet that they have answered it for you.
Looking for podcasts to help to guide you in your faith journey, share with friends, or to motivate you as you go about your busy student life? Click below to view our top favourites this year!
Podcasts are an increasingly popular method of discovering and sharing the faith, and there are many famous Catholic evangelisation teams who are taking to the recording studios in order to bring the Church to everyone, wherever they are in life.
There are literally thousands of Catholic blogs online, so it can be a little daunting trying to find the one with the best fit or your lifestyle and needs! But fear not, because we have compiled a list of our Top 5 Catholic blogs of 2020 to get you on the right tracks.
Blogs are a fantastic way to share the faith - why not start one yourself? Maybe you'll find your blog on our page one day...