Breaking: The Pope has declared that technology cannot replace God. Fast Company readers should adjust their worldviews accordingly.
Also emerging today is word that one interfaith group, the So We Might See coalition, is calling for a “media fast” during the run-up to Easter Sunday, Holy Week. They’ve even put together a list of 101 screen-free activities, so you have a response ready as your dumbstruck child looks up from his game of Angry Birds. “Let’s paint a mural,” you are supposed to say. “Let’s learn to use a compass.”
Giving up tech for Holy Week and Lent is well on its way to becoming a religious tradition of its own. Click through to read more ways people are shutting down for Holy Week.