Encounter This Week

Join Kevin Nelson for the last airings of August's episode of Encounter

  • Guest: Scott Campbell, Catholic Relief Services' Regional Director for Central Africa.
  • Questions of the Month: What are your thoughts on Pope Francis?
  • What more would you like to see from him?
  • Obscure Saints: Pontian and Hippolytus

Airing this week: Friday at 9:30 pm and Saturday at 1 pm

Watch on demand at www.CatholicTV.com/shows/encounter

Middle East | Pope Francis | Spain

Kate Andrews reports from the CatholicTV News Center including these stories:

  • Orthodox patriarchs in the Middle East denounce attacks on Christians.
  • Pope Francis announces new pastoral assignments for Spain.
Something Other Than God

Kevin Nelson and Jay Fadden welcome viewers into the CatholicTV living room.

  • Interview with Jennifer Fulwiler, author of 'Something Other Than God', talks about about her conversion journey
  • Father Larry Richards Blink segment "Just Live It!": reflects on the words 'thy Kingdom come' from the Lord's Prayer
  • Kate Andrews with up-to-date Catholic news

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Passion of Saint John the Baptist

Father Walter Carreiro celebrates the Catholic Mass on August 29, 2014, the memorial of the Passion of Saint John the Baptist

Today's readings

Mass of the Holy Spirit | Catholic University

The Catholic University of America Mass of the Holy Spirit, celebrated by Cardinal Donald Wuerl, from the National Shrine of the Basilica of the Immaculate Conception in Washington, D.C.

Saint Augustine

Father Carlos Suarez celebrates Catholic Mass on August 28, 2014, the feast of Saint Augustine.