Information about Catholic Television can be found on the FCC website at the following link:
“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
“Mother Angelica was well known to countless individuals in the Diocese of Scranton through her founding and frequent presence on the Eternal Word Television Network (EWTN), carried by our CTV: Catholic Television station. She was truly a pioneer in helping to spread the faith across the globe and we are grateful for her good work.”
– Bishop Joseph C. Bambera
The Annual Solemn Novena to Saint Ann airing on CTV
Men’s Conference encores
CTV: Catholic Television of the Diocese of Scranton, will broadcast The Annual Solemn Novena to Saint Ann from the Basilica of Saint Ann in Scranton beginning on Sunday, July 17, at 5:00 p.m., and continuing throughout the nine days of the Novena, concluding on the feast day of Saint Ann on July 26, from Monday through Friday at 12:00 p.m., 3:30 p.m., and 7:00 p.m.; Saturday, July 23, at 7:00 p.m., and Sunday, July 24, at 5:00 p.m. (1 hour)
The Novena Closing Ceremony being held in the evening on Tuesday, July 26, will air on CTV on Wednesday, July 27, at 12:00 p.m., 3:30 p.m., and 7:00 p.m. (90min)
Also this month CTV will broadcast highlights of the Catholic Men’s Conference held on Saturday, April 23, at King’s College in Wilkes-Barre, with the theme of “Jesus Christ, The Face of True Manhood.”
Nationally known speaker and author Dr. Scott Hahn will air on Monday, July 18, at 10 am, and Friday, July 22, at 9 pm. (1 hour)
Michael McGlinn, founder of Sistine Films, multi-instrumentalist, producer, arranger, composer, and former Notre Dame offensive lineman under Coach Lou Holtz will air on Tuesday, July 19, at 10 am, and at 9:00 pm. (1 hour)
The Closing Mass of the Men’s Conference, celebrated by Most Reverend Joseph C. Bambera, Bishop of Scranton, will air on Tuesday, July 12, at 8 pm, and Wednesday, July 13, at 10 am. (90 min.)
An encore presentation of the annual Wedding Anniversary Mass, held on June 5 at Saint Peter’s Cathedral, will be broadcast on Tuesday, July 26, at 8 pm, and Wednesday, July 27, at 10 am. (90min)
In the August edition of Our Faith…Our Diocese,
We’ll speak with two young adults from the Diocese of Scranton who recently traveled to Poland to take part in World Youth Day.
Seminarians from around the Diocese come together at the University of Scranton’s retreat center at Chapman Lake for their annual summer gathering.
We visit St. John’s parish in East Stroudsburg, one of several parishes in the Diocese that participated in the Catechist Camp offered by the Diocesan Office for Parish Life.
Once again, golfers from around the Diocese of Scranton came together to support those men from our Diocese who are answering God’s call to the priesthood.
We’ll introduce you to Tony Butel, the new parish life coordinator for St. Elizabeth’s parish in Bear Creek and St. Rita’s parish in Gouldsboro.
And Bishop Bambera dedicates and blesses the new chapel at St. Luke’s Villa in Wilkes-Barre.
Air dates & times for the August edition of Our Faith…Our Diocese:
|Sunday||August 14||5:00 pm|
|Monday||August 15||10:00 am|
|Friday||August 19||9:00 pm|
|Tuesday||August 23||8:00 pm|
|Wednesday||August 24||10:00 am|
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.