Some publications out there and others in the works:

More than a hundred posts on technology ethics and culture at

With Patricia JimeĢmez, “Hispanic Ministry, New Media, and Technology.” To be presented at the National Symposium on Catholic Hispanic Ministry, Los Angeles, June 23-25, 2014.

Let Me Put It Another Way: Communication Technology and the Shape of the Liturgy.” Liturgy 28, no. 3 (April 2013); 7-16. DOI:10.1080/0458063X.2013.774881. (To download a free copy of the article, click: )

With David Matzko McCarthy. Special issue of the Journal of Moral Theology on Technology Ethics. Summer 2015. In development.

Contributor to Internet and Mobile Safety: A Guide for Parents Through the Eyes of Faith, a joint publication of the US Conference of Catholic Bishops and the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America. Print version forthcoming. Interactive version online at

“You Are What You Tweet: Technology and Religious Ethics In An Age of Gadgets.” In Religious and Ethical Perspectives for the Twenty-First Century, 65-87. Edited by Paul O. Myhre. St. Mary, MN: Anselm Academic, 2013.

“Rewiring Virtue: The Christian Moral Life at the Dawn of a New Era.” In Children of a Better God: Technology and the Next Humanity, 11-51. Edited by Darlene Fozard Weaver and Anthony DiBonis. Proceedings of the Villanova University Theology Institute, v. 40. Villanova, PA: Villanova U. Press, 2013.

“Review of: Ritual, Media, and Conflict.” Edited by Ronald Grimes, Ute Hüsken, Udo Simon, & Eric Venbrux. Journal of the American Academy of Religion 80, no. 4 (December 2012); 1116-1119. DOI: 10.1093/jaarel/lfs069.

Apple Avoids ‘Nike Moment’ Despite Asian Sweatshops.” National Catholic Reporter, vol. 48, 13. (April 13-26, 2012), 18-19.

Guest Columns at “Silence and Word” (May 20, 2012), “Who Pays the Cost of Shipping?” (April 6, 2012), and “The Moral Fury Over Regulating the Internet” (January 23, 2012).

With Todd E. Johnson and Lester Ruth. Living Worship: A Multimedia Resource for Students and Leaders. Grand Rapids, MI: Brazos Press, 2011. Two disc, multimedia educational software program for teaching worship in seminary/M.Div. setting. Disc 1, Living Worship in Theory and Practice, is a cross-platform interactive case study of the worship life of a congregation. Disc 2, Speaking of Worship, is a video dvd of interviews with leading worship scholars.

The Ethics of Branding in the Age of Ubiquitous Media: Insights from Catholic Social Teaching.” Journal of Business Ethics, 90 (2009): 301-313. DOI: 10.1007/s10551-010-0423-3. (A homespun, copyright approved PDF version of the text—without the published pagination—can be found here.)

The Message on the Media: Seventy Years of Catholic Social Teaching on Social Communication.” Josephinum Journal of Theology 15, no. 2 (Summer/Fall 2008): 390-426.

“The Listener As Musician: The Importance of the Audience in the Moral Power of Music.” In God’s Grandeur: The Arts and Imagination in Theology, ed. David C. Robinson, 59-79. College Theology Society Annual Volume, vol. 52. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis Books, 2007.