SIGNIS Korea releases Official Song of SIGNIS World Congress 2022
SIGNIS Korea released the official song of the SIGNIS World Congress 2022. Entitled "Lord We Are Gathered Here", the song is a message of peace from Korea to Catholics worldwide. Sung by the children's choir of the Catholic Peace Broadcasting Company (CPBC), the song was composed by Lee Kang-San, a famous Korean composer, and written by poet and SIGNIS Korea member Kim Jae-Hong. CPBC producer Jeong Byeong-chang produced the music video. This year's Congress will take place from 15-18 August at the Sogang University in Seoul. Held as a hybrid meeting that combines in-person meetings with video conferencing, the Congress will explore ways to achieve peace in the digital world. General attendees can register for the Congress from June 1 through the website www.swc2022.net.
Catholic Media Conference to be held in Portland this summer
(CMC) Catholic journalists, media professionals and communicators will gather in Portland this summer to re-connect, update their skills and refresh with those who share in the mission of communicating the Good News. The Catholic Media Conference is scheduled for July 4-7, 2022, in Portland, United States, with in-person, virtual and hybrid registration options this year. Featuring 12 workshops, 8 roundtables and 2 master camps, the conference offers many opportunities for attendees to enhance their professional development and take their organization to the next level. In addition, they will learn from journalism, communications, digital media, and advertising and business experts. The Catholic Media Conference celebrates the positive impact of individuals and publications for their contributions to the Catholic press. The purpose of the Catholic Press Awards is to acknowledge the outstanding work of its Publisher and Communication members as they strive to further the mission of the Church. On a daily basis they inform, inspire and educate readers keeping them connected to their faith, and telling the story of the Church. The Catholic Press Awards Banquet is the culmination of the conference, where they celebrate those recognized through these awards. For more information, visit www.cmc22.org.