Episodes

05/29/2020

Bishop Robert Reed and Jay Fadden host from the CatholicTV living room.

  • Skype interview with Father Anthony Michalik a Redemptorist priest at Boston's Basilica affectionately known as Mission Church, the new "host" of Our Lady of Perpetual Help Novena which airs on CatholicTV
  • Father Chris Hickey and his sidekick Father Chris Boyle ask you to support CatholicTV at home
05/26/2020

Jay Fadden hosts from the CatholicTV living room.

  • Kevin Nelson checks in via Skype with national days.
  • Blink: No Greater Love with Father Richard Erikson.
  • Musical segment with Father Bill Quinlivan
  • Bonnie Rodgers interviews Patti Maguire Armstrong, author of Holy Hacks

 

 

 

05/22/2020

Bishop Robert Reed and Jay Fadden host from the CatholicTV living room.

  • Blink segment: Saint Pope John Paul II
  • Skype interview with "The Singing Trooper" Dan Clark, formerly of the Massachusetts State Police
  • Kevin Nelson interview with Bishop Jaime Soto about 2020 Catholic Campaign for Human Development collection

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05/19/2020

Jay Fadden and Kelsey Cronin host from the CatholicTV living room.

  • Skype interview with Nicole Abisinio, author of Pure Power from Tan Books
  • Archbishop of San Antonio Gustavo Garcia-Siller blesses his diocese from the air
  • Kevin Nelson checks in remotely with national days
05/15/2020

Live from the CatholicTV living room, Bishop Robert Reed and Jay Fadden talk about the faith, pray for your intentions, and chat about what’s going on in today’s Catholic world.

  • Archbishop of San Antonio Gustavo Garcia-Siller blesses his diocese from the air
  • Skype interview with Mario Enzler, author of I Served a Saint
  • Pope Francis' prayer intentions for May
  • Kevin Nelson checks in remotely with national days
05/12/2020

From the CatholicTV living room, Bishop Robert Reed and Jay Fadden talk about the faith, pray for your intentions, and chat about what’s going on in today’s Catholic world amidst the COVID-19 emergency.

  • Trailer for Pray, movie about Father Patrick Peyton
  • Skype interview with Alan Graham founder of Mobile Loaves and Fishes
  • Kevin Nelson checks in remotely
05/8/2020

From the CatholicTV living room, Bishop Robert Reed and Jay Fadden host.

  • Bonnie Rodgers interview with Marie Prejean, mom of Katie Prejean McGrady
  • Skype interview with the Catholic Mama blogger Christine Mooney Flynn
  • Kevin Nelson remotely from Walpole bureau
05/5/2020

Bishop Robert Reed and Jay Fadden host from the CatholicTV living room.

  • Interview with Nancy Salerno a Catholic speaker who was featured in the Power in My Hands film
  • Bishop David O'Connell California Benediction
  • Bishop Reed prays for the frontliners fighting COVID-19
  • Kevin Nelson joins in via Skype to share the national days and Catholic updates
05/1/2020

Live from the CatholicTV living room, This is the Day with Bishop Robert Reed and Jay Fadden. 

  • Bonnie Rodgers interviews Brother Simon
  • Kelsey Cronin talks about national days and Rosary Week
  • Blink segment: Cardinal Spellman High School and its Sisters of Saint Joseph
04/28/2020

Bishop Robert Reed and Jay Fadden host This is the Day, six-feet apart, in the CatholicTV living room. Kevin Nelson checks in from the CNB-Walpole bureau with news and national days.

  • Live Skype with Michael Habeeb of the Archdiocese of Boston about marriage preparation
  • Bonnie Rodgers interview with Archdiocese of New Orleans Youth Minister, Attorney Shaun Mena (taped at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis)
  • Bishop Reed speaks with Billy Beauchesne about an upcoming virtual event for young adults (recorded Skype)

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04/24/2020

Bishop Robert Reed and Jay Fadden host from the CatholicTV living room.

  • Skype interview with Father Bob Lombardo, CFR from Missionola.com
  • Kevin Nelson with Catholic news and national days remotely from Walpole bureau

 

04/20/2020

Bishop Robert Reed and Jay Fadden host This is the Day, six-feet apart, in the CatholicTV living room.

  • Bonnie Rodgers interviews Eric Groth, president/CEO of ODB Films
  • Skype interview with Father Nathan Sparks, SJ | TheNomadicMonk.com | @Nomadic.Monk
  • Kevin Nelson checks in with news and national days remotely from Catholic NewsBreak Walpole

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About

This Is The Day

Bishop Robert Reed and Jay Fadden talk about the faith, pray for your intentions, and chat about what's going on in the local Church and beyond. Catholic influencers includimy authors, artists, musicians, organizers and ministers join us to talk about the exciting things they are doing to spread the faith and touch hearts.

Kevin Nelson provides the day‘s Catholic news in Catholic Newsbreak, and "Blink!" segments highlight all aspects of a lived Catholic faith. 

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Watch:

Tuesdays LIVE at 10:30am 
Rebroadcasts Tuesdays 8 pm, Wednesdays 4:30 am and 5:30 pm, Thursdays 12:30 am.

Fridays LIVE at 10:30am
Rebroadcasts Fridays 8 pm, Saturdays 4:30 am and 5:30 pm, Mondays 12:30 am.

all times Eastern | subject to change

Host bio

Bishop Robert Reed currently serves as President/CEO of iCatholic Media, Inc., the parent company of The CatholicTV Network.  He is Director of the Radio Apostolate for the Archdiocese of Boston and pastor of Good Shepherd Parish in Wayland, MA. Read More.

Jay Fadden has been working in some capacity with the CatholicTV Network since 1984 and has been involved in many different aspects of the television process. He started as a camera operator at CatholicTV before being promoted to sports producer, producer of specials, director of operations and ultimately general manager. He has been the network's general manager since 1995. Read more

Kevin Nelson was born and raised in the West Roxbury section of Boston and 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. He is currently a senior producer, producing many different shows for the network. Read more.

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