WATERTOWN, Mass. (July 9, 2015) – On July 13th CatholicTV will air a special documentary titled “A Life of Faith” in memory of CatholicTV’s former director, Monsignor Francis McFarland. CatholicTV will also air Rosaries recited by Msgr. McFarland on July 17th, the 14th anniversary of his passing.

Msgr. McFarland was a beloved priest who touched the lives of everyone that knew and watched him on television.  Under his direction, Boston Catholic Television (now The CatholicTV Network) grew to be the largest archdiocesan station in the world; expanding from just a few employees to over 20 media professionals. By 2001, CatholicTV was available in 135 cities and towns within the Archdiocese of Boston, Baton Rouge, LA and the Daily Mass was broadcasted nationally.  http://www.catholictv.com/shows/the-catholictv-network/statue-the-city

A Life of Faith was produced and narrated by CatholicTV’s Jay Fadden. The documentary will follow the life Msgr. McFarland, from his younger years to his years as a priest and director of Boston Catholic Television. Please tune in to the documentary on Monday at 11 p.m., Thursday at 5:30 p.m., and Saturday at 4 a.m. To watch CatholicTV LIVE please visit: www.CatholicTVLIVE.com

About the CatholicTV Network:

The CatholicTV Network is a national cable television network also streaming a live feed 24 hours a day at CatholicTVLIVE.com. The CatholicTV Network represents a cable TV station available in more than 14 million homes, an interactive website with television-like live and video-on-demand, mobile apps and a monthly printed and digital magazine.

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