Episodes

03/24/2017

Kevin Nelson reports on Catholic news for March 24, 2017

  • Cardinal Vincent Nichols of Westminster calls for prayers after terrorist attack in London
  • Cardinal Seán O’Malley of Boston, Head of the Pontifical Commission for the Protection of Minors, gives opening prayer and address seminar this past week at Gregorian University
  • Vatican announces Pope Francis approved recognition of miracle attributed to intercession of two shepherd children who saw Our Lady of Fatima in 1917, thus paving the way for their canonization
  • Cardinal William Keeler, former Archbishop of Baltimore, passes away at age 86
03/21/2017

Kevin Nelson reports on Catholic news for March 21, 2017

  • Pope Francis meets with President of Rwanda, asks for God’s forgiveness for Catholic Church's failures during 1994 Rwanda genocide
  • Bishop Frank Dewane of Venice, Florida, chairman of USCCB Committee on Domestic Justice and Human Development, sends letter to house about health care bill
  • Vatican releases schedule for pope's pilgrimage to Shrine of Our Lady of Fatima Portugal
03/17/2017

Kevin Nelson reports on Catholic news for March 17, 2017

  • Supreme Knight Carl Anderson of the Knights of Columbus urged prayers for "those who are being persecuted and killed for their faith"
  • Cameras allowed in laboratories of Vatican museums to get a glimpse of the work being done throughout the year
  • Apostleship of the Sea announces Bishop Brendan Cahill of Victoria, TX as its new bishop promoter in the United States
  • Vatican confirms Pope Francis’ to visit Egypt in 2017
  • Archbishop Eamon Martin of Armagh, Northern Ireland urges Irish people and those of Irish descent celebrating Saint Patrick's Day to remember the plight of migrants
03/10/2017

Kevin Nelson reports on Catholic news for March 10, 2017

  • Role and voice of women highlighted at Vatican 
  • Proclamations signed by Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson to allow execution of eight death-row inmates before one of the state's lethal injection drugs expires
  • U.N. declares famine in parts of war-torn South Sudan
  • Pope Francis calls shortage of priests an enormous problem, especially in Germany and Switzerland

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Catholic Newsbreak

Kevin Nelson reports from the CatholicTV news desk, providing updates on the most important Catholic news, including news about Pope Francis and the Catholic Church around the world. 

Host bio

Born and raised in the West Roxbury section of Boston, Kevin Nelson has not strayed too far from his roots. He has been with the CatholicTV Network since January of 1996 and has been involved in many different aspects of the television process. Read More

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