Episodes

08/11/2020

Bishop Robert Reed and Kevin Nelson host from the CatholicTV living room, the network's signature talk show This is the Day.

08/7/2020

Live from the CatholicTV living room (sick's feet apart (tm)), Bishop Robert Reed and Kevin Nelson talk about the faith, pray for your intentions, and chat about what’s going on in today’s Catholic world.

  • Skype interview with the author of Hope Upon Impact Julie Overlease
  • Bonnie Rodgers interviews Hurricane Katrina survivor about hope 15 years after its impact
  • Catholic Newsbreak

 

08/4/2020

From the CatholicTV living room, Bishop Robert Reed and Jay Fadden host sick's feet apart (tm).

  • Interview with Supreme Knight Carl Anderson about the Knights of Columbus 138th Supreme Convention
  • Kevin Nelson with Catholic Newsbreak and national days

To celebrate the Knights' 138th, you can win one of four charms of their founder Father Michael McGivney by submitting the correct answer to the question: When will Father McGivney be beatified? Listen to the interview to learn the answer! E-mail the correct answer to thisistheday@CatholicTV.org by August 18. Winners will be drawn from the correct entries and announced on the show the next day.

07/31/2020

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

  • Skype interview with Shannon Schmidt, co-host of the Plaid Skirts and Basic Black podcast who shares her perspectives on pop culture, current events and faith through the lens of a Black Catholic
  • Ordination preview
  • Viewer Mail
  • Blink segment: Where are they now? Tyler Molisse
  • Catholic Newsbreak
07/28/2020

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

  • Blink: July prayer intentions from Pope Francis
  • Bonnie Rodgers interviews author and presenter Lisa Hendey about her virtual education in COVID time
  • Kevin Nelson with Catholic Newsbreak and national days
07/24/2020

Jay Fadden and Kevin Nelson host from the CatholicTV living room sick's feet apaht (TM).

  • Skype interview with Tan Books author Father Jeff Kirby about his newest book Thy Kingdom Come on praying the Our Father
  • Bishop Robert Reed narrates an appreciation segment for the Little Sisters of the Poor
  • National Days
  • Catholic Newsbreak
07/21/2020

Live from the CatholicTV living room, This is the Day with Jay Fadden and Kevin Nelson.

  • Skype interview with Maggie Green, author of The Saint Monica Club
  • Bonnie Rodgers interview with Maureen Crowley Heil about a COVID-safe drive-in movie night and drawing for the movie Fatima
  • National days and Catholic Newsbreak
07/17/2020

Bishop Robert Reed and Kelsey Cronin welcome Failing Forward co-authors Alan Migliorato and Darryl Dziedzic to talk about helping teens develop leadership skills. Kevin Nelson interviews Pope Saint John XXIII seminarian.

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07/14/2020

Bishop Reed and Kelsey Cronin host from the CatholicTV living room. 

  • Part 2 of Jay Fadden's interview with Richard Lane
  • Skype interview: Aldona Lingertat
07/10/2020

Bishop Robert Reed and Jay Fadden host This is the Day, sick's-feet apaht (tm), in the CatholicTV living room.

  • Skype interview with Richard Lane discussing racism in our Church and greater society
  • National days and Catholic Newsbreak with Kevin Nelson
  • Blink segment - Obscure Saint of the Month

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07/7/2020

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

  • New mysteries of The Rosary with Bishop Reed 
  • Skype interview with Tim Lucchesi founder of Chaster Love Ministries
  • Music segment: Jesse Manibusan - Life You're Living
  • Kevin Nelson with national days and Catholic Newsbreak

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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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