Tuesday, September 27, 2011
EWTN Announcements 9/27/11
Cohabitation. Living together. “Everyone” is doing it – so what’s the problem? Find out when EWTN airs a dynamic presentation by University of Virginia Professor Dr. Brad Wilcox, who was featured at the “Life and Love in the Divine Plan Family Conference” at Aquinas College in Nashville, Tenn. Airs 1 p.m. ET, Tuesday, Sept. 27 and 5 a.m. ET, Thursday, Sept. 29 – exclusively on EWTN. Find EWTN at www.ewtn.com/channelfinder.
St. Thèrése fans! Don’t miss the opportunity to see the acclaimed feature film, “Miracle of Saint Thèrése.” This classic film made in France in 1959 follows the life of this Carmelite saint from her childhood through her death and explores her unique spirituality, known as the “Little Way.” Airs 1 p.m. ET, Wednesday, Sept. 28 and 8 pm. ET, Saturday, Oct. 1, her feast day! Find EWTN at www.ewtn.com/channelfinder.
Fans of “Crossing the Goal” rejoice! Former NFL all-pro wide receiver Danny Abramowicz and his team from EWTN’s hit show, “Crossing the Goal,” will storm the set of “EWTN Live” with Host Fr. Mitch Pacwa at 8 p.m. ET, Wednesday, Sept. 28. Don’t miss a minute of the fun – exclusively on EWTN! Find EWTN at www.ewtn.com/channelfinder.
“The Fighting Nun!” That’s what “Bookmark” Host Doug Keck affectionately calls Sr. Margherita Marchione, who returns to the show to discuss another wonderful book on her hero, Pope Pius XII. For years, she has been a champion of his monumental work to save the Jews from the scourge of Hitler during World War II. “The Truth Will Set You Free” sets forth the deeds of Pius XII during his amazing pontificate. Airs 5:30 p.m. ET, Wednesday, Sept. 28 – exclusively on EWTN. Find EWTN at www.ewtn.com/channelfinder.
Dolores Hope! Don’t miss EWTN News Anchor Raymond Arroyo’s personal tribute to this 102-year-old Hollywood legend – a daily communicant who was instrumental in her late husband’s conversion late in life. Read his latest blog, “The Other Lady of Hope, Dolores Hope, RIP,” at http://origin.ewtn.com/news/blog.asp?blog_ID=2.
Always wanted to own and operate a Catholic radio station? Find out how at EWTN’s Catholic Radio Conference Oct. 12 -15 in Birmingham, Alabama. Get the details at http://www.catholicradioconference.com/.
It’s classic James Cagney! Don’t miss this film, “A Link in the Chain,” which features Cagney in the role of a retiring college professor, who wonders if he’s made a difference in the lives of his students. Airs 3 a.m. ET and 6:30 p.m. ET, Wednesday, Sept. 28 on EWTN. Find EWTN at www.ewtn.com/channelfinder.
Find out about the many graces received in Great Britain during the tour of the relics of St. Thèrése! Watch “Heart of the Matter,” at 10 p.m. ET, Saturday, Oct. 1, the feast day of this beloved saint. Features Fr. Daniel Seward and a lineup of expert guests including Msgr. Keith Barltrop, National Coordinator of the British tour, an attraction that proved to be an even greater draw than Pope John Paul II’s 1979 visit to Ireland! Find EWTN at www.ewtn.com/channelfinder.
Follow the tour of the relics of St. Thèrése to South Africa and the African continent! Watch “The Little Flower in Africa,” a documentary featuring interviews with Catholic Church leaders and the lay faithful, an overview of Carmelite spirituality, a brief history of the Catholic Church in South Africa, and more. Airs 1 p.m. ET, Friday, Sept. 30, and 5 a.m. ET and 6 p.m. ET, Saturday, Oct. 1.
Learn how modern artisans restored the Basilica of St. Francis in Assisi to its former glory following the devastating 1997 earthquake that rocked central Italy. Watch “Restoration of the Basilica of St. Francis in Assisi” at 3 a.m. ET and 6:30 p.m. ET, Thursday, Sept. 29 – exclusively on EWTN.