Brenda Drumm is the communications officer in the Catholic Communications Office of the Irish Catholic Bishops’ Conference, a position she has held for seventeen years. Brenda is manager of the digital output for the Catholic Communications Office and she presents Faithcast, the weekly faith podcast from CatholicNews.ie, the news source of the Irish Catholic Bishops’ Conference.
Brenda specialises in the use of digital media by the Catholic Church in Ireland and she delivers workshops and training on digital media to parishes and dioceses. Brenda also writes the monthly ‘Get Connected’ column in Intercom magazine.
This autumn, Veritas will publish Brenda’s first book in the area of digital media, called The Digital Parish.
Voices that Challenge and Challenging Voices Online
This workshop will reflect the overall theme of the RE Congress, bringing it into the online space. How can we be Church, or religious persons/entities on social media? How do we find our voice? What digital platforms should we be on?