MTV and the Church: Strange bedfellows?
August may be behind us now, but last month offered two milestones we'd be smart to pay attention to. A month ago today, MTV marked its 25th anniversary, while just a few weeks back was the one-year anniversary of Pope Benedict's first foreign visit - to his native Germany, where he presided at World Youth Day in Cologne. Despite their obvious age differences (25 years old versus 2000 years) and the seeming gap of mission, MTV and the Catholic Church have more in common than you'd think - Rocco Palmo
5 Sep 2006