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CATHOLIC TELEVISION PROGRAMMING SPOTLIGHT

FR. RUTLER: STORIES OF HYMNS

O COME ALL YE FAITHFUL

12/19 at 2:30 AM ET

Father George Rutler reflects on the hymn, "O Come All Ye Faithful", tracing it back to one of the most colorful scenes in Scottish history.


 


 

CATHOLIC TELEVISION HIGHLIGHTED SPECIALS

IN CONCERT: BAROQUE CHRISTMAS CONCERT

IN CONCERT: BAROQUE CHRISTMAS CONCERT

12/19 at 3:00 AM ET

Hear the works of the great Baroque composers Bach and Handel, along with music of the classical master Mozart, performed by the Freiburg Baroque Orchestra, the German Brass, and the Freiburg Cathedral Boys Choir.


 


 

JOYFUL HOUR

JOYFUL HOUR (THE)

12/19 at 4:00 AM ET; 12/21 at 9:00 PM ET

The story of Joseph and Mary is told with an interspersed teaching regarding the Rosary. Featuring actor Pat O'Brien and family praying the devotion.


 


 

CHRISTMAS WITH THE NUNS

CHRISTMAS WITH THE NUNS OF OUR LADY OF THE ANGELS MONASTERY

12/19 at 5:00 AM ET; 12/22 at 1:00 PM ET; 12/25 at 4:00 AM ET

The Poor Clare Nuns of Perpetual Adoration from Our Lady of the Angels Monastery in Hanceville, Alabama perform special Christmas music and devotions.


 


 

ICONS: WINDOWS ONTO HEAVEN

ANNUNCIATION PT. 2

12/19 at 6:30 AM ET

Continuation of explanation of symbolism in Annunciation Icons. The Iconographer always depicts Our Lady with her head bowed to the angel in humility. The angel Gabriel always has the hand raised and pointing signifying that words are being spoken.


 


 

CHRISTMAS WITH COLLIN RAYE FEATURING ANDREA THOMAS

12/19 at 10:00 AM ET, 10:00 PM ET; 12/21 at 11:00 PM ET; 12/23 at 2:30 AM ET; 12/26 at 5:00 AM ET

Country music star Collin Raye and Andrea Thomas presents some of the most cherished songs of the Christmas season.


 


 


CATHOLIC TELEVISION HIGHLIGHTED PROGRAMMING AND EVENTS
SAVORING OUR FAITH

CHRISTMAS SPECIAL

12/19 at 2:00 PM ET; 12/21 at 4:30 PM ET; 12/27 at 4:00 AM ET

Fr. Leo Patalinghug is joined by Fr. Patrick Mary, MFVA to present a special Christmas family meal. Discover not only some great Christmas recipes but also reflections on the birth of our Lord.

 

 

THE FIRST CHRISTMAS

12/19 at 4:00 PM ET; 12/20 at 9:00 AM ET; 12/24 at 5:30 PM ET

A colorful, animated production, narrated by Christopher Plummer, that tells the traditional story of the birth of Jesus.

 

 

CHRISTOPHER CLASSIC CHRISTMAS

12/19 at 11:00 PM ET; 12/22 at 2:30 PM ET; 12/27 at 1:00 PM ET

The Christophers' founder Father James Keller, M. M. joins Snooky Lanson, June Valli, Mario Lanza, Rosalind Russell and Danny Thomas for a celebration of the Christmas season.

 

 

EWTN'S VATICAN REPORT

EWTN'S VATICAN REPORT: CHRISTMAS SPECIAL

12/20 at 2:30 AM ET; 12/24 at 8:00 PM ET; 12/26 at 1:30 AM ET

A visit to Rome at Christmas. Discover preparations at St. Peter's, a tour of the markets and manger scenes around the world, including a relic of Christ's crib.

 

 

LUKE: MEEK SCRIBE OF CHRIST

HISTORICAL BACKGROUND OF INFANCY NARRATIVES

12/20 at 3:00 AM ET

Host Dr. Timothy O'Donnell explains St. Luke's focus on God's Mercy, his sensitivity toward women portrayed in the Gospel, the events in Jesus' life, the Holy Spirit and how he writes in a historical context.

 

 

LUKE: MEEK SCRIBE OF CHRIST

THE BIRTH OF JESUS, PRESENTATION, AND HIS MESSIANIC IDENTITY

12/20 at 3:30 AM ET

Dr. Timothy O'Donnell continues his study of the Gospel of Luke with a look at infancy narrative from Mary's purification to the Baptism in the Jordan.

 

 

IN CONCERT: CORRETTE'S CHRISTMAS SYMPHONIES

CORRETTE CHRISTMAS SYMPHONIES

12/20 at 4:00 AM ET

 

 

Chamber ensemble La Fantasia performs the Christmas Symphonies of 18th-century French composer Michel Corrette. A moving concert that evokes the serene beauty of Christ's holy birth.

 

JOY OF MUSIC

CHRISTMAS IN THE HOLY LAND (SAP)

12/20 at 5:30 AM ET

Diane Bish visits the Holy Land and experiences the land of Jesus' birth at Christmas time. Sung Sook Lee, soprano, sings "He Shall Feed His Flock" "Rejoice Greatly" from Messiah, and other favorite carols are played and sung.

 

 

CHURCH AND THE POOR-ADVENT WITH THE MISSIONARIES OF THE POOR

REJOICE, THE LORD IS NEAR

12/20 at 6:30 AM ET, 5:00 PM ET

The Missionaries of the Poor explain this cause of our true and lasting joy and the immense effect it has in our lives and in the lives of others.

 

 

SAN JUAN CHILDREN'S CHOIR PRESENTS: SIEMPRE NAVIDAD

12/20 at 10:30 AM ET; 12/23 at 4:30 PM ET

The San Juan Children's Choir celebrates Christmas with music from around the world; a unique concert expressing the joyful spirit of the holidays in Puerto Rico.

 

 

MYSTERIES OF THE ROSARY

THE ANNUNCIATION

12/20 at 11:30 AM ET; 12/31 at 10:00 PM ET

Fr. Patrick Peyton's Family Theater ministry brings to life the first Joyful Mystery of the Rosary.

 

 

PATH OF THE MESSIAH, PART 1 (SAP)

PATH OF THE MESSIAH, PART 1 (SAP)

12/20 at 1:00 PM ET

Hosts Raymond Arroyo and Jeff Cavins travel through the Holy Land as they retrace the footsteps of Our Lord. Part One begins this dramatic and beautiful journey into Christ's homeland and reflections on the Messiah's mission and ministry.

 

 


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