Kevin Nelson reports on Catholic news for June 27, 2017

  • Pope Francis welcomes members of group dedicated to providing support for those with cancer and their familie to the Vatican
  • Supreme Court rules Lutheran preschool should not be excluded from state grant program to refurbish playground surface because it is religious entity
  • Big week for Catholic Church: five new cardinals being created and palliums given to new archbishops
  • Cardinal Angelo Amato, prefect of the Vatican's Congregation for Saints' Causes, presides at beatification Mass for Archbishop Teofil Matulionis
  • Catholic Extension Camp Catholic program for Catholics of all ages

Kevin Nelson reports on Catholic news for June 23, 2017

  • Vatican announces Pope Francis not traveling to South Sudan
  • Baltimore Archbishop William Lori celebrates USCCB's Fortnight for Freedom Opening Mass at Basilica of the National Shrine of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary
  • NFL Hall of Fame members including Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones meet with pope at the Vatican
  • WorldPriest Apostolate 8th annual global rosary relay



Kevin Nelson reports on Catholic news for June 20, 2017

  • Pope Francis Mass and procession on feast of the Body and Blood of Christ
  • World Refugee Day
  • Cardinal Jaime Ortega, Catholic Archbishop-emeritus of Havana calls for dialogue between United States and Cuba
  • Pope to visit Latin America in 2018
  • Rome Diocese’s annual convention opens with message from Pope Francis

Kevin Nelson reports on Catholic news for June 16, 2017

  • USCCB spring meeting in Indianapolis; special Mass of Prayer and Penance for survivors of sexual abuse within the church

  • Vatican organizes meeting with bishops from countries most affected by migration crisis
  • Prayer service at home parish of House Majority Whip Steve Scalise, after Scalise and 4 others shot by gunman in Alexandria, VA
  • Vatican releases online questionnaire for 16- to 29-year-olds


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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. 

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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