Pray With the Church on Corpus Christi
TV Picks 06.04.23
SUNDAY, June 4, 2pm
Carlow Choir Presents: Praise to the Lord
EWTN The Carlow Choir of St. Francis Xavier Cathedral in Alexandria, Louisiana, sings.
MONDAY, June 5, noon, live
Holy Mass from Nazareth
EWTN “The Word was made flesh here,” reads an inscription in Nazareth’s Basilica of the Annunciation, where this Mass will take place.
WEDNESDAY, June 7, 9pm
Nova: Operation Lighthouse Rescue
PBS In 2015, engineers planned, prepared and carried out a 129-foot relocation of the Gay Head Lighthouse on Martha’s Vineyard, Massachusetts.
WEDNESDAY, June 7, 11:30pm
Crossing the Goal: The Godly Man Is Humble
EWTN Hosted by former National Football League All-Pro wide receiver Danny Abramowicz and his “team,” Peter Herbeck, Curtis Martin and Brian Patrick, this show encourages Catholic men to get into spiritual shape.
FRIDAY, June 9, 8:45am
The Great Heart
TURNER CLASSIC MOVIES In this 1938 docudrama, a 10-minute short, Tom Neal portrays St. Damien of Molokai, Belgian Father Jozef De Veuster (1840-1889), who heroically transformed the lives of leprosy (Hansen’s disease) sufferers on Hawaii’s island of Molokai.
SATURDAY, June 10, 5pm (post-time ca. 6:50pm)
NBC The 155th Belmont Stakes takes place in Belmont Park in Elmont, Long Island, New York.
SATURDAY, June 10, 11pm
EWTN “How to Encourage Your Priests and Deacons to Preach on Abortion” is tonight’s topic. TV-PG.
SUNDAY, June 11, live
Solemnity of Corpus Christi
EWTN At 10am is the Solemnity of Corpus Christi Mass, Benediction and Procession From the Shrine of the Most Blessed Sacrament in Hanceville, Alabama. (Re-airs midnight.) At 2pm is the Solemn Mass of Corpus Christi in the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in Washington. At 7pm Pope Francis will celebrate the Solemnity of Corpus Christi Mass and Benediction in Rome’s Church of Santa Maria Consolatrice in Casal Bertone, with a Eucharistic procession afterward.
FRIDAY, June 16
Global Rosary Relay for Priests
EWTN At 9:15am, live from Irondale, the Global Rosary Relay for Priests intercedes for priests. (Re-airs 9:30pm.) At 3:30pm is the Rosary Relay From the Grotto at Lourdes.
SUNDAY, June 18, 5:30pm
Saints vs. Scoundrels
EWTN The French protagonists of this episode, “St. Joan of Arc vs. Maximilien Robespierre, Part I,” were both executed — holy St. Joan for her love of God and country, the mass murderer Robespierre for his crimes against God and man. Part II is June 25, at 5:30pm.