NEWEST EPISODE: THE ELECTION OF POPE FRANCIS
In this special edition of The Church, the Cardinal and You, we'll relive the dramatic moment when the world's 1.2 billion Catholics learned the identity of their new Pope. We'll take you to the Mass of Thanksgiving at Holy Name Cathedral. And we'll hear from both clergy and non-clergy as they react to the election of the first Pope from South America.
The Church, The Cardinal and You is a monthly news show featuring interviews with Cardinal George and broadcast via the Comcast cable network. Andrew Lyke, director of the Office for Black Catholics, and Todd Williamson, director of the Office for Divine Worship, host this show that includes a variety of stories taped at locations across the Archdiocese of Chicago. This program is produced by the Archdiocese of Chicago's Office of Radio and Television.
Comcast customers who live in Chicago and throughout the suburbs can see The Church, The Cardinal and You, Sunday at 2:30 p.m. on CN-100, the Comcast Network (Channel 100). The program also airs Friday at 7 p.m. on Chicago Loop Cable Channel 25.
The National Shrine of Saint Frances Xavier Cabrini has reopened on Chicago's north side after being closed for a decade. The Missionary Sisters of the Sacred Heart of Jesus worked with developers to save the shrine from demolition and to make it part of an upscale condominium project. This video was included in the cable TV program, The Church, the Cardinal and You.
The City of Chicago is teaming up with Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Chicago to help those in need. Comments from both city and Catholic Charities leaders were shown as part of the cable TV program, The Church, the Cardinal and You.