The Magazine of The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America


Drones & saints

What’s that in the sky, over the outdoor worship service? Not a bird or a plane, but a drone. On May 11 the Archdiocese of Washington (D.C.) flew a drone over a procession marking the canonizations of popes John Paul II and John XXIII. The church used video captured by the drones in a YouTube post for evangelism purposes. It’s all part of the archdiocese’s increasing emphasis on social media, including Twitter and Instagram.


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