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BY Daniel J. Engler
ALL TIMES EASTERN
Franciscan University Presents: Evangelizing Today’s
EWTN According to its mission statement, the
Fellowship of Catholic University Students exists “To know Christ Jesus, and to
fulfill his great commission, by first living and then communicating the
fullness of life within the family of God, the Church.” Founder Curtis Martin
and a round-table panel look at how collegians can keep their faith — and share
it with others.
9/11: The Towers and the Pentagon
Forensic engineers study why the hijacked planes’ crashes on Sept. 11, 2001,
resulted in the collapse of the World Trade Center towers but did not damage
the Pentagon as extensively. Advisory: TV-14 (violent images).
Chile Quasimodo: Christ’s Cowboys
EWTN “Viva Cristo Rey! (Long
Live Christ the King!)” shout Chile’s huasos (cowboys)
and spectators on the first Sunday after Easter as they set off on horseback
for Correr a Cristo (Run to Christ), and
their priests bring Communion to shut-ins. This feast, also called Cuasimodo,
reenacts the 19th-century cowboys’ guarding of priests from bandits.
I Believe in Love
“If you love me, you will keep my commandments,” Jesus told the apostles at the
Last Supper. This 21-episode show about love premieres tonight and will air at
midnight on Tuesdays and 10:30 p.m. on Thursdays.
Great Performances: Pavarotti: A Life in Seven Arias
tenor Luciano Pavarotti died a year ago last week. This 90-minute show
assembles tributes from a host of fellow stars, conductors and critics and
presents Pavarotti’s performances of seven beloved arias as emblematic of his
life and career. They include “Che gelida manina” from Puccini’s “La Boheme,”
“Pour mon ame” from Donizetti’s “La Fille du Regiment,” Cesar Franck’s “Panis
Angelicus,” “Questa o quella” from Verdi’s “Rigoletto,” “Nessun dorma” from
Puccini’s “Turandot,” “E lucevan le stelle” from Puccini’s “Tosca” and
“Ingemisco” from Verdi’s “Requiem.”
HISTORY These shows
frame the tragedy: The World Trade Center: An
Historical Look (6 a.m.; TV-G), The World Trade Center: Rise and
Fall of an American Icon (8 a.m., 2 p.m.), Countdown
to Ground Zero (10 a.m., 4 p.m.), The Day the Towers Fell
(noon, 6 p.m.), The Man Who Predicted 9/11 (8 p.m.)
Advisory: The last four are TV-PG (violent images).
Pennsylvania Diners and Other Roadside Restaurants
PBS This Rick Sebak
“scrapbook documentary” uses old home movies, photos, archival film and
memorabilia to portray the histories, staffs, customs and customers of some 20
small-town and big-city diners in the “Keystone State.” A re-air from 1994.
Engler writes from
Santa Barbara, California.