World Youth Day - EWTN Coverage

 

WORLD YOUTH DAY SCHEDULE
North America, English signal
(All Times Eastern)

Technical details of satellite signal

August 15, 2000

11:00AM

Opening of World Youth Day in Rome, Italy (Live) (3 ½ hrs.);

2:30PM

Solemn Mass of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary from the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in Washington, DC (Tape Delayed)
10:00PM Opening of World Youth Day in Rome, Italy (Encore)
August 17, 2000
8:00PM Life on the Rock from Rome, Italy (Live) (60:00);
(This event will encore in the regular time-slots for Life On The Rock)
August 18, 2000
2:00PM World Youth Day Events including Via Crucis (Live) (2 ½ hrs.)
Presider of the Via Crucis is Cardinal Camillo Ruini. Starts outside the Church of Santa Maria in Aracoeli, to the Piazza Venezia, down the Via dei Fori Imperiali, and ends at the Coliseum.
4:30PM Catechesis with John Paul II, Part 1 (30:00)
10:00PM World Youth Day Events including Via Crucis (Encore)
August 19, 2000
12:30AM Catechesis with John Paul II, Part 1 (30:00)
1:00PM World Youth Day Events from Rome, Italy (Live)
5:30PM Catechesis with John Paul II, Part 2 (30:00)
8:00PM  World Youth Day Events from Rome, Italy (Encore)
August 20, 2000
12:30AM Catechesis with John Paul II, Part 2 (30:00)
1:00AM Catechesis with John Paul II, Part 1 (30:00)
1:30AM Closing of World Youth Day in Rome, Italy (Live)
Pope John Paul II will have Mass on the campus of Tor Vergata University. Cardinal Stafford participates.  Pope John Paul II will say the Angelus, and close with a special Mandate for Youth.
8:00PM Closing of World Youth Day in Rome, Italy (Encore)
August 21, 2000
12:30AM  Catechesis with John Paul II, Part 1 (30:00)
1:00AM Catechesis with John Paul II, Part 2 (30:00)

 

EWTN Technical Information
for Galaxy 1R Analog

Satellite:

Gal 1R

Orbital Location:

133 W

Transponder:

11

Transponder Bandwidth:

36 MHz

Downlink Frequency:

3.920 GHz

Downlink Polarization:

Horizontal

Video Standard (EWTN):

NTSC

Audio

6.2, 6.8Mhz EWTN English
5.76Mhz EWTN Spanish
5.40Mhz WEWN English
5.58Mhz WEWN Spanish

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