Italian food and Catholic traditions will meet Sept. 22 at Leonardo’s II in Lawrenceville, where Catholic radio apostolate Domestic Church Media will broadcast its TGI Friday LIVE show from 4 to 6 p.m.
Msgr. Sam A. Sirianni, pastor of St. Robert Bellarmine Co-Cathedral, Freehold, will be a special guest speaker during the broadcast. He will speak about Italian saints and their feasts, Italian festivals and food.
NEW YORK – One of the more anticipated TV series of the 2017 season, co-directors Ken Burns and Lynne Novick's ambitious, yet uneven, documentary "The Vietnam War," premieres on PBS Sunday, Sept. 17, 8-9:30 p.m. EDT.
Being able to witness the holy sacrifice of the Mass remotely has been a blessing for the homebound – but for years, it has only available to those within Catholic radio and television stations’ geographic listening areas. The advent of 4G Internet technology has changed all that.
NEW YORK -- Sincere but less than slick, the low-key, fact-based drama "All Saints" (Sony) celebrates Christian faith and family life. Believers, accordingly, will likely be inclined to overlook its artistic shortcomings. More ... Friday, September 1, 2017
BALTIMORE • Catholic Relief Services has released an emotion-filled video as a way of starting a conversation about the world’s orphanages.
Children no longer end up in orphanages in the United States, and officials at CRS want a world where there is no longer a need for such institutions.
They are not advocating shutting down orphanages in poor countries and turning the children out onto the streets. CRS officials said their vision is to transform orphanages in countries like Haiti and South Sudan into family resource centers, offering families the support they need to keep their children at home.
St. John the Baptist Parish, Allentown, will hold a sacred music workshop Sept. 9 at the church.
The workshop, titled “Exploring the Music and Teachings of the Catholic Church,” will be held from 1 to 6 p.m. and be presented by Peter Carter, parish music director for the Extraordinary Form. Mass will be celebrated at 5:15 p.m.
Come September, Bishop David M. O’Connell, C.M., will make the leap to live Internet broadcast on Facebook and YouTube through his monthly radio program “The Shepherd’s Voice.” More ... Thursday, August 24, 2017
The Philly POPS will be performing some of Broadway’s most well-known hits for a concert to benefit the patients and residents of St. Lawrence Rehabilitation Center and Morris Hall. More ... Friday, August 18, 2017
NEW YORK -- Much of the action in the animated children's comedy "The Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature" (Open Road) unfolds at a frenzied pace. Yet, for all the sound and fury, this is in the end a bland film, unlikely to please any but the least discerning viewers. More ... Monday, August 14, 2017