As the 40th anniversary of Roe v. Wade takes place this week, America’s Catholic Television Network will provide coverage from Washington D.C. and offer special pro-life programming.
Thursday, January 24 at 6 p.m., a special pro-life episode of Conversations with Cardinal Seán, hosted by Jay Fadden. At 6:30 p.m., Opening Mass for the National Prayer Vigil for Life with Cardinal Seán O'Malley from the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception. At 8:30 p.m. Father Robert Reed prays "A Rosary for Our Nation".
Friday, January 25 at 11:30 a.m., Bishop Kevin Farrell of Dallas, TX will celebrate the closing Mass at the National Shrine. At 5 p.m., "A People of Life" explores pro-life issues and the work being done in these areas by the Knights of Columbus. At 10 p.m. "Into My Arms" provides commentary and interviews for those experiencing post-abortion trauma or those considering abortion.
In preparation for the March for Life coverage, all month the CatholicTV iPhone app and Blink are featuring "LifeLines". In this Blink segment, CatholicTV personalities Father Myles Sheehan, Carolee McGrath and others discuss pro-life topics. Blink is a half hour full of insight, information and faith.