“The Church needs to be concerned for, and present in, the world of communication, in order to dialogue with people today and to help them encounter Christ.”
– Pope Francis
In the September edition of Our Faith…Our Diocese,
Jim Bebla, Diocesan Director for Development explains how support of the Diocesan Annual Appeal is touching the lives of thousands of people across our Diocese.
Bernadette Rudolph, Diocesan Director Family and Community tells us why the upcoming World Meeting of Families in Philadelphia is a rare opportunity to explore the critical role the family plays in society and to give families opportunities to talk about the challenges and blessings that all families have.
Fr. Andrew Hvozdovic, Diocesan Director of Pilgrimages tells us how faithful from the Diocese of Scranton will be among the some three million people expected to take part in the Mass that will be celebrated by Pope Francis on September 27th.
Fr. Robert Simon, pastor of St. Catherine of Siena Parish in Moscow unveils his Lego version of the Vatican that will be placed on display at the Franklin Institute in Philadelphia during the World Meeting of Families.
Sr. Mary Ann Cody, I.H.M. officially takes on her new role as the Parish Life Coordinator Our Lady of the Eucharist Parish in Pittston.
And we’ll take a closer look at the lay ministry formation program that Bishop Bambera unveiled last year as a growing number of lay faithful take advantage of the initiative known as “Formation for Servant Leadership: Growing in Faith Together”.
Air dates & times for the September edition of Our Faith…Our Diocese:
Sunday, September 13, 5 p.m.
Monday, September 14, 10 a.m.
Friday, September 18, 9 p.m.
Tuesday, September 22, 8 p.m.
Wednesday, September 23, 11 a.m.
Catholic Television is a Class “A” Low Power TV station. In addition to the low power broadcasts, CTV’s signal is broadcast to these cable television companies: Comcast-Scranton/Dallas/Dunmore (12); Service Electric Cable TV- Wilkes-Barre (18); Service Electric Cablevision, Hazleton (21); Metrocast Cable, Berwick (13); Adams Cable Service, Carbondale (16); and Comcast- Williamsport (16).
CTV produces and broadcasts various daily and weekly local programs, such as the Live Daily Mass from St. Peter’s Cathedral as well as other live and taped liturgical events, and other designated Diocesan programming.
CTV produces “Our Faith…Our Diocese.” This monthly program follows a news magazine format. It includes interviews, coverage of diocesan events and ministries, previews of upcoming activities, catechesis on the faith, and other segments.
CTV also produced special programs and promotional spots for Diocesan endeavors, such as the Diocesan Annual Appeal, the Office for Clergy Formation (Vocations), and the Diocesan Schools Office.
The station also airs regular and special programming from EWTN and other sources.
CTV has a potential audience of approximately 235,000 households in various regions of the Diocese of Scranton.