CTV:  Catholic Television broadcasts 24 hours a day and is carried on 7 cable systems covering most of the Diocese of Scranton, approximately 250,000 households.

 

 

CTV Airing 2021 Holy Week
and Easter Services

 

CTV: Catholic Television of the Diocese of Scranton, will broadcast the following Holy Week and Easter services from the Cathedral of Saint Peter in Scranton, celebrated by the Most Reverend Joseph C. Bambera, D.D., J.C.L., Bishop of Scranton.

Palm Sunday Mass on March 28 at 12:15 p.m.

Chrism Mass on Tuesday, March 30, at 4 p.m.

Mass of the Lord’s Supper on Holy Thursday, April 1, at 5:30 p.m.

Good Friday Commemoration of the Lord’s Passion, April 2 at 12:10 p.m.

Easter Vigil Mass on Holy Saturday, April 3, at 8 p.m.

Easter Sunday Mass, April 4, at 10:00 a.m.

CTV will also carry EWTN’s coverage of the following Holy Week services from Rome and Washington, D.C.

SOLEMN MASS OF PALM SUNDAY FROM ROME with Pope Francis,
March 28, live at 5:00 a.m., followed by the Angelus in St. Peter’s Square

CHRISM MASS IN ROME with Pope Francis, live from Rome
Thursday, April 1, live at 3:30 a.m.

SOLEMN MASS OF THE LORD’S SUPPER FROM ROME
Commemorating when Jesus turned bread and wine into his body and blood, is presided over by His Holiness, Pope Francis, live from St. Peter’s Basilica in Rome.
Thursday, April 1; 12:00 PM, live

CELEBRATION OF THE LORD’S PASSION FROM ROME
His Holiness presides over the Solemn Celebration of the Lord’s Passion, from Vatican City.
Friday, April 2, 12:00 p.m. live

LITURGY OF THE LORD’S PASSION
CHORAL MEDITATIONS AND LITURGY OF THE LORD’S PASSION
Live broadcast of the Liturgy of the Lord’s Passion
Friday, April 2, 2:30 p.m., live

LITURGY OF THE LORD’S PASSION
Live broadcast of the Liturgy of the Lord’s Passion
Friday, April 2, 6:00 p.m., live

THE WAY OF THE CROSS FROM ROME
Pope Francis presides over the Stations of the Cross, from the Coliseum in Rome.
Friday, April 2, 8:00 p.m

CELEBRATION OF THE LORD’S PASSION FROM ROME
His Holiness presides over the Solemn Celebration of the Lord’s Passion, from Vatican City. Saturday, April 3, 12:00 a.m.

EASTER VIGIL MASS FROM ROME with Pope Francis,
Saturday, April 3, live at 1:30 p.m.

SOLEMN MASS OF EASTER FROM ROME with Pope Francis,
He is risen! Pope Francis celebrates the Solemn Mass of Easter Sunday in Vatican City, and gives a traditional address and blessing to the city of Rome and to the world.
Sunday, April 4, live at 4:00 a.m.; encore at 7:00 p.m.

EASTER SUNDAY MASS FROM WASHINGTON, D.C.
Live on April 4 at 12:00 p.m. from the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception.

Easter Sunday Mass April 4, 2021

 

Easter Sunday Worship Guide

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Bishop Bambera leads the Diocese in praying the Glorious Mysteries of the Rosary in Response to COVID-19

Click Here to View the Holy Hour with Bishop Bambera

Join with Bishop Bambera and Catholics around the world as we pray the Luminous Mysteries of the Rosary in Response to COVID-19 during this broadcast on Catholic Television.

The Way of the Cross with Bishop Bambera

 

Despite the suspension of public Masses, a private Mass will be celebrated daily in the Cathedral of Saint Peter in Scranton, and made available on CTV: Catholic Television of the Diocese of Scranton.

On weekdays, the Mass will be broadcast at 12:10 p.m., 3:30 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.

On weekends, the Saturday Vigil Mass will be broadcast at 4:00 p.m. and rebroadcast on Sunday morning at 10:00 a.m.

The Masses will also be streamed on the Diocese of Scranton’s website, made available on the Diocese of Scranton’s social media platforms (Facebook, Twitter and Instagram) and will be accessible on the Diocese of Scranton’s YouTube channel.

CTV can be found at:

  • Comcast, Scranton/Dallas/Dunmore (channel 12);
  • Service Electric Cable TV, Wilkes-Barre (channel 18);
  • Service Electric Cablevision, Hazleton (channel 97);
  • Metrocast Cable, Berwick (channel 20);
  • Adams Cable Service, Carbondale (channel 16);
  • Comcast, Williamsport (channel 16).

CTV broadcasts the Live Daily Mass from the Cathedral of Saint Peter Monday through Friday, allowing many people who can’t get to church to participate in the liturgy. We also air a Sunday Mass. We produce “Our Faith, Our Diocese,” a monthly program that includes interviews, coverage of diocesan events and ministries, previews of upcoming activities, catechesis on the faith, and other segments. Other programming from EWTN, including events from the Vatican, airs on CTV.