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
In the October edition of Our Faith…Our Diocese, we’ll share with you highlights of this year’s Diocesan Congress.
We’ll see how hundreds of Catholic educators from around the Diocese gathered in Wilkes-Barre recently to take part in the annual Diocesan Teachers’ Institute where Mary Jane Krebbs, Ph.D., renowned Catholic educator and speaker delivered the keynote address.
We’ll see how hundreds of faithful filled St. Peter’s Cathedral on September 21st to celebrate Bishop Emeritus James C. Timlin’s 40th anniversary of Episcopal Ordination.
We’ll see how the Diocesan Vocations office is kicking off National Vocation Awareness Week with a new program for young Catholics known as “Are you leaving a mark?
And we’ll introduce you to the newest staff members of the Office for Parish Life.
Air dates & times for the October edition of Our Faith…Our Diocese:
|Sunday||October 16||5:00 pm|
|Monday||October 17||10:00 am|
|Tuesday||October 18||8:00 pm|
|Wednesday||October 26||1:00 pm|
|Friday||October 28||9:00 pm|
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 (97); Metrocast Cable, Berwick (20); 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.