Tag: EWTN

Late Franciscan friar recalled as a ‘light shining in the darkness’

Late Franciscan friar recalled as a ‘light shining in the darkness’

| January 9, 2018 | 0 Comments

At his funeral Mass Dec. 20, Father Andrew Apostoli, a co-founder of the Franciscan Friars of the Renewal, was remembered for living a life that reflected the gifts of the Holy Spirit — love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness and faithfulness.

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‘I knocked and I found,’ says Catholic convert Father Wittnebel

‘I knocked and I found,’ says Catholic convert Father Wittnebel

| May 30, 2017 | 1 Comment

In searching for truth, Father Wittnebel came upon Catholic TV station Eternal Word Television Network. He found the speakers inspiring and the daily Mass broadcast a regular source of spiritual nourishment.

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Purvis encourages black Catholics to take action

Purvis encourages black Catholics to take action

| Bridget Ryder | March 10, 2017 | 0 Comments

After spending the day with participants of Catholics at the Capitol in St. Paul March 9, Gloria Purvis spent that evening in an intimate meeting with black Catholics at St. Peter Claver in St. Paul, which has historically served black Catholics. The national speaker who addresses a wide variety of audiences makes it a point to meet with black Catholics wherever she goes.

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EWTN asks for full-court hearing on contraceptive mandate case

EWTN asks for full-court hearing on contraceptive mandate case

| Mark Pattison | May 6, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Eternal Word Television Network has asked for a rehearing of its case by the full 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in its case regarding the federal Health and Human Services contraceptive mandate.

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Mother Angelica, EWTN founder, dies Easter Sunday at age 92

Mother Angelica, EWTN founder, dies Easter Sunday at age 92

| April 2, 2016 | 0 Comments

Mother Angelica, who founded the Eternal Word Television Network and turned it into one of the world’s largest religious media operations, died March 27 at age 92.

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EWTN to air Easter, canonization programs

EWTN to air Easter, canonization programs

| April 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

Solemn Mass of Easter Sunday
Urbi et Orbi: Message and Blessing
Easter Sunday Mass
Pope John Paul II Canonization Celebration and Vigil

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News Notes – January 16, 2014

News Notes – January 16, 2014

| January 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Youth offered chance to make a video for the pope
Sister Karen Kennelly, CSJ, receives distinguished achievement award for Catholic history work
Wayzata parish celebrates 150th anniversary
New Rediscover: website and app 2.0 set to launch

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EWTN program spotlights church response to Christian persecution in Pakistan

EWTN program spotlights church response to Christian persecution in Pakistan

| By Michelle Laque Johnson? | November 5, 2010 | 1 Comment

“We know that Iraqi Christians are having serious problems, but until four or five years ago, only EWTN and I were speaking about Iraqi Christians.” ?

So says courageous Italian filmmaker Elisabetta Valgiusti, who traveled to Iraq at great personal risk to film two series on Christian persecution in Iraq for EWTN. Now, in her brand new film, “Pakistan’s Christians,” Valgiusti turns her attention to the small and embattled Christian community in Pakistan.

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