“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 May edition of Our Faith…Our Diocese, we’ll see how Bishop Bambera is talking with faithful around the Diocese regarding the future of parish leadership.
Over 600 men from around the Diocese participated in the first Catholic Men’s Conference that was recently held at King’s College in Wilkes-Barre. We’ll share highlights of the day which focused on the theme “Be a Man: Becoming the Man God Created You to Be”
We’ll talk with Seth Wasnock regarding his last several years of formation in the seminary and his excitement over starting a new chapter in his life when he’s ordained to the priesthood on June 6th at St. Peter’s Cathedral.
We’ll talk with internationally renowned counter tenor Thomas Fallon who is working with students at St. Nick’s/St. Mary’s School in Wilkes-Barre as part of the school’s artist in residence program. This year, students are preparing a special performance for their parents entitled “The Best of Broadway.”
Air dates & times for the May edition of Our Faith…Our Diocese:
Sunday, May 17, 5 p.m.
Tuesday, May 19, 8 p.m.
Wednesday, May 20, 10 a.m.
Thursday, May 28, 11 a.m.
Monday, June 1, 10 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.