“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
In the May edition of Our Faith…Our Diocese:
We’ll how the Diocese is hosting a special Mass and reception in recognition and appreciation of Msgr. Joseph Kelly for his many years of service to those in need throughout our Diocese.
We’ll share with you highlights of the Second Annual Catholic Men’s Conference which recently took place at King’s College in Wilkes-Barre.
We’ll also share with you highlights of the World Day of Prayer for Vocations Mass which Bishop Bambera celebrated at St. Matthew’s parish in East Stroudsburg.
Fr. Don Williams, Diocesan Director of Vocations and Marilouise Ruane, Diocesan Director of Stewardship welcome golfers from around the Diocese to take part in the upcoming Vocations Golf Classic to benefit our seminarians.
And Fr. Joseph Elston, Sacramental Minister for Holy Family Parish in Luzerne discusses the sign interpreted Masses that Holy Family holds each month for the Catholic deaf community.
Air dates & times for the May edition of Our Faith…Our Diocese:
Sunday, May 8, 5 p.m.
Monday, May 9, 10 a.m.
Wednesday, May 11, 1 p.m.
Friday, May 20, 9 p.m.
Tuesday, May 24, 8 p.m.
Wednesday, May 25, 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.