Episodes

05/24/2019

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

  • Memorial Day Blink reflection from Father Richard Erikson
  • In-studio guests: Brenda and George D'Astous discussing 17th annual Diocese of Springfield (MA) Rosary Eucharistic Procession
  • Kevin Nelson reports on Catholic news
05/21/2019

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

  • Phone interview with Colleen Carroll Campbell, author of The Heart of Perfection
  • In-studio guest: Deacon Dennis Dorner discussing the Archdiocese of Atlanta's Eucharistic Congress
  • Kevin Nelson provides the day's news
05/17/2019

Jay Fadden and Stephanie Scogna host from the CatholicTV living room.

  • Interview with Monica Lacouture about how the loss of her daughter, Cristy, prompted her to establish buildthefaith.org ministry
  • Kevin Nelson provides the day's news
05/14/2019

Jay Fadden and Kevin Nelson host from the CatholicTV living room. 

  • Kelsey Cronin joins them for a Skype interview with Rachel Balducci about CatholicTV's first YouTube series RSB:IRL
  • Nelson provides the day's Catholic news
  • In-studio guest: founder of Lazarus House, Bridget Shaheen
05/10/2019

Live from the CatholicTV living room, hosts Bishop Robert Reed, Jay Fadden and Kevin Nelson interview guests, discuss current events and today's Catholic news.

  • Report on the Knights of Columbus Saint Jean Vianney Relic Pilgrimage
  • In-studio guest: John O'Dowd discussing vocations and the Pentecost collection in the Archdiocese of Boston
  • Nelson Interviews coauthors Amanda Vernon and Father Matt Fase, CSC about their book When God Wrecks Your Romance
  • Today's news with Nelson

 

05/7/2019

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

  • In the Field with Olivia Colombo at the Archdiocese of Boston's "Feminine Genius Event"

  • Interview with Sister Marian Batho and Mrs. Joanne Fantini of the Sisters of Saint Joseph

  • Kevin Nelson provides the day's Catholic news

05/3/2019

Bishop Robert Reed and Kevin Nelson host from the CatholicTV living room.

  • Nelson interviews Brother Guy Consolmagno, SJ, director of the Vatican Observatory
  • Skype interview with Patrick Creadon, director of the movie Hesburgh
  • Catholic Newsbreak 
04/30/2019

Bonnie Rodgers and Danielle Bean host from the CatholicTV living room.

  • Skype interview with YouTuber "Priest with a Mike" Father Kyle Manno
  • Angela Hanfin's last day
  • In-studio guest: Father Peter Gyves, S.J.
  • Kevin Nelson provides the day's Catholic news
11/6/2018

Bishop Robert Reed, Jay Fadden and Kevin Nelson announce Together We Rebuild, The CatholicTV Network's initiative in response to the sexual abuse crisis in the Church.  

  • Testimonials from Dr. Ansel Augustine and Basil Dannebohm, a clergy-sex-abuse survivor
  • Nelson shares the latest Catholic news

Watch the network's signature talk show, This is the Day, live from the CatholicTV living room, Tuesday and Friday mornings at 10:30 a.m. EST with rebroadcasts all week.

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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 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 latest 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 7:30pm, Wednesdays 4:30am and 5:30pm, Thursdays 12am.

Fridays LIVE at 10:30am
Rebroadcasts Fridays 7:30pm, Saturdays 4:30am and 5:30pm, Mondays 12am.

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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