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EWTN Radio’s Open Line-Up Of Heavy Hitters

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Montse Grases: Find Out Why This Teen’s Life Shows Holiness Is Possible For Everyone

Photo of the real Montse Grases, now Venerable, whose story is told in the new EWTN docu-drama “They Might Be Saints: Montse Grases” with Host Michael O’Neill. The beatification of 15-year-old Carlo Acutis caused great excitement in the Church, especially … Continue reading

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Why Is ‘Blessed Angelico’ The Patron Saint of Artists?

  He was one of the most important artists of his time. In fact, his work was so influential that Pope John Paul II beatified this Dominican priest on Oct. 3, 1982, and less than two years later declared him … Continue reading

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EWTN Honors First Millennial Beatified By The Catholic Church

As a young child, Carlo would exhort his mother, who admits she had only attended Mass three times in her entire life (First Communion, Confirmation, and Marriage), to take him into any church they passed so he could go in and greet the crucified Jesus! Continue reading

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Daughter of Charity Risked Death to Save Thousands From Nazi Death Camps: Watch ‘Network Of Freedom’ on EWTN

“Network of Freedom” is a powerful film that invites you to ask yourself: What would I do if my fellow countrymen were being forced from their homes, leaving their children to fend for themselves, and marched hundreds of miles to … Continue reading

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A 28-Year Legal Battle Like No Other: Watch ‘Fighting for Life: The Story of NOW vs. Scheidler’ on EWTN

Today, most people in the United States take it for granted that they can protest – either in the streets or in print – something with which they disagree. But in 1986, that right was potentially challenged when the National … Continue reading

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‘Faith and Life’ Mini-Series Provides Hope For Our Fallen World

During a crisis, Catholics instinctively turn to their faith for the grace they need to handle tough times. But what if the Church itself, the nation, and the world are also in crisis? How do we cope? Discover the inspirational … Continue reading

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Join Father Mitch On A Journey of Faith in EWTN’s New Mini-Series ‘Polish Catholic’

If you love stories of Catholic martyrs and other saints, images of beautiful Catholic cathedrals, or people meeting their long-lost relatives for the first time, then EWTN’s new mini-series, “Polish Catholic” with Fr. Mitch Pacwa is for you! (Airs the … Continue reading

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Don’t Miss The Premiere of the EWTN Original Docudrama: ‘Explore With the Miracle Hunter: Lourdes,’ Plus A New ‘They Might Be Saints’

If you are a fan of travel shows – or simply love visiting Catholic sites where the most amazing miracles have taken place — you won’t want to miss the first of many episodes of “Explore With the Miracle Hunter.” … Continue reading

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Three Things You Can Do To Help Your Departed Loved Ones, And One To Ask A Priest To Do For the Dying

November is the month when the Church Militant prays for the Church Suffering, meaning the Holy Souls in Purgatory. Most of us submit the names of loved ones to our parish or a Mass society to be remembered during this month. … Continue reading

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