“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 February edition of Our Faith…Our Diocese:
We’ll discuss the Diocese of Scranton’s Second Annual Catholic Men’s Conference scheduled for April 23rd at King’s College in Wilkes-Barre.
We’ll see how a new program being offered through our Office for Parish Life is helping the Year of Mercy take concrete shape in the life of our parish’s youth and young adults in parishes across our Diocese.
We’ll share with you highlights of the Opening Liturgy for the 30th Anniversary of the Friends of the Poor…in memory of the agency’s founder, Sr. Adrian Barrett.
We’ll see how Permanent Deacon Pete Smith has recently begun a new ministry as the Parish Life Coordinator for Holy Family Parish in Luzerne.
And during this Jubilee Year of Mercy, we’ll see how the Church of Scranton reached out to those people who are ill with a special service that was held on the World Day of the Sick.
Air dates & times for the January edition of Our Faith…Our Diocese:
Sunday, February 14, 5 p.m.
Wednesday, February 17, 2 p.m.
Thursday, February 18, 10 a.m.
Tuesday, February 23, 1 p.m.
Friday, February 26, 10:30 a.m.
Tuesday, March 1, 8 p.m.
Wednesday, March 2, 10 a.m.
CTV: Catholic Television of the Diocese of Scranton
W08EM-D, Class A TV Channel 8, Wilkes-Barre
Adams Cable Service, Carbondale: channel 16
Comcast Cable TV, Scranton/Dunmore/Dallas: channel 12
Comcast Cable TV, Williamsport: channel 16
Metrocast Cable TV, Berwick: channel 20
Service Electric Cable TV, Wilkes-Barre: channel 18
Service Electric Cablevision, Hazleton: channel 97
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.