“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 January edition of Our Faith…Our Diocese, we’ll look at some of the various programs being offered by the Office for Parish Life to promote the family in 2015.
We’ll see how the Diocese’s Pontifical Mission Societies Office will be offering high school juniors a mission experience in the Diocese of Jackson this summer.
The Diocesan Office of Parish Life unveils the first of a four part series on parenting. This month’s segment will focus on guidelines for nurturing infants.
Monsignor Vincent J. Grimalia, coordinator for Ecumenical and Interfaith Relations, explains how local Christian traditions will once again be coming together in prayer this month to celebrate the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity.
And we’ll see how Catholic schools around the Diocese of Scranton are once again preparing for this year’s observance of Catholic Schools Week.
Air dates & times for the January edition of Our Faith…Our Diocese:
Sunday, January 11, 5 p.m.
Tuesday, January 13, 8 p.m.
Wednesday, January 14, 10 a.m.
Monday, January 26, 2 p.m.
Tuesday, January 27, 9 p.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.