Vatican City - The Pontifical Council for Social Communications is pleased to announce a request for the sharing of pastoral resources and media materials being prepared for the 47th World Communications Day, which this
year falls on May 12th and is dedicated to the theme chosen by the Holy Father, "Social Networks: portals of truth and faith; new spaces for evangelization".

Communication and media offices of the Episcopal Conferences, Dioceses and Religious Communities, are all invited to send any materials they might be preparing for the occasion, a selection of which will be posted on the Council's website Please send us an email with the details to or

Thank you in advance for your participation, a sign of a new frontier of communion among Catholic communicators!