“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, we’ll discuss the four Convocations that will be hosted by the Diocesan Office for Parish life, focusing on Word, Worship, Service and Community.
We’ll share with you highlights of the service when seminarians Michael Drevitch and Joseph Mosley received the Rite of Admission to Candidacy taking them one step closer to their dream of becoming priests for the Church of Scranton.
Rev. Gerald Shantillo, assistant pastor of St. Jude’s in Mountaintop and Our Lady Help of Christians in Dorrance discusses the role of the assistant vocation directors in our diocese.
Diocesan Development Director, James Bebla announces the official kickoff of the 2014 Diocesan Annual Appeal.
And the Pontifical Mission Societies Office makes plans for our upcoming celebration of World Mission Sunday on Oct. 19th.
Air dates & times for the July edition of Our Faith…Our Diocese:
Sunday, September 14, 5 p.m.
Monday, September 15, 2 p.m.
Tuesday, September 16, 8 p.m.
Wednesday, September 17, 10 a.m.
Monday, September 22, 10 a.m.
Thursday, September 25, 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.