World Communications Day Messages

Benedict XVI

2013 - Social Networks: portals of truth and faith; new spaces for evangelization.   

2012 - Silence and Word: Path of Evangelization
2011 - Truth, Proclamation and Authenticity of Life in the Digital Age
2010 - The priest and pastoral ministry in a digital world: new media at the service of the Word.
2009 - New Technologies, New Relationships: Promoting a Culture of Respect, Dialogue and Friendship.
2008 - The Media: At the Crossroads between Self-Promotion and Service. Searching for the Truth in order to Share it with Others.
2007 - Children and the Media: a Challenge for Education.
2006 - The Media: A Network for Communication, Communion and Cooperation.

John Paul II
2005 – The Communications Media: at the Service of Understanding Between Peoples.
2004 – Media and the Family: A Risk and a Richness.
2003 – Communications Media At The Service Of Authentic Peace In The Light Of “Pacem In Terris”.
2002 – Internet: A New Forum for Proclaiming the Gospel.
2001 – Preach From The Housetops: The Gospel In The Age Of Global Communication.
2000 – Proclaiming Christ In The Media At The Dawn Of The New Millennium.
1999 – Mass Media: A Friendly Companion For Those In Search Of The Father.
1998 – Sustained By The Holy Spirit, Communicate Hope.
1997 – Communicating Jesus: The Way, The Truth And The Life.
1996 – The Media: Modern Forum For Promoting The Role Of Women In Society.
1995 – Cinema: Communicator Of Culture And Of Values.
1994 – Television And The Family: Guidelines For Good Viewing.
1993 – Videocassettes And Audiocassettes In The Formation Of Culture And Of Conscience.
1992 – The Proclamation Of Christ’s Message In The Communications Media.
1991 – The Communication Media And The Unity And Progress Of The Human Family.
1990 – The Christian Message In A Computer Culture.
1989 – Religion In The Mass Media.
1988 – Social Communications And The Promotion Of Solidarity And Fraternity Between Peoples And Nations.
1987 – Social Communications At The Service Of Justice And Peace.
1986 – Social Communications And The Christian Formation Of Public Opinion.
1985 – Social Communications For A Christian Promotion Of Youth.
1984 – Social Communications Instruments Of Encounter Between Faith And Culture.
1983 – Social Communications And The Promotion Of Peace.
1982 – Social Communications And The Problems Of The Elderly.
1981 – Social Communications And Responsible Human Freedom.
1980 – Social Communications And Family.
1979 – Social Communications: Protecting In The Child And Promoting His Best Interest In The Family And In Society.

Paul VI
1978 – The Receiver In Social Communications; His Expectations, His Rights, Is Duties.
1977 – Advertising In The Mass Media: Benefits, Dangers, Responsibilities.
1976 – Social Communications And The Fundamental Rights And Duties Of Man.
1975 – The Mass Media And Reconciliation.
1974 – Social Communications And Evangelization In Today’s World.
1973 – The Mass Media And The Affirmation And Promotion Of Spiritual Values.
1972 – The Media Of Social Communications At The Service Of Truth.
1971 – The Role Of Communications Media In Promoting Unity Among Men.
1970 – Social Communications And Youth.
1969 – Social Communications And The Family.
1968 – Social Communications And The Development Of Nations.
1967 – Church And Social Communication: First World Communication Day.

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