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November 7, 2013 - The CatholicTV Network to air First Responders - Our Priests on the Frontline

WATERTOWN, MA (November 6, 2013) – The CatholicTV Network will air “First Responders: Our Priests on the Frontline”, a video presentation created for the annual Archdiocese of Boston Celebration of the Priesthood dinner, featuring the ministry of three Boston priests serving as first responders.

The video presentation features Father Sean Connor, Chaplain of the Boston Police Department, Father Richard Uftring, Chaplain of the Airport and Seaport, and Father Arthur Calter, Retired Chaplain of the US Army. The ministry of these three honorable Boston priests serving as first responders in emergency and combat situations is showcased in this video presentation.

The CatholicTV Network will air the video presentation during Veteran’s Day programming on Monday, November 11 at 10:15AM and additionally on Sunday, November 10, 2013 at 11:30PM, Monday, November 11, 2013 at 11:30AM, Friday, November 15, 2013 at 7AM, and Saturday, November 16, 2013 at 6PM ET.

To watch the video presentation on demand visit youtube.com/watch?v=DiI_160Fg2U.

During the fifth anniversary Celebration of the Priesthood dinner, 1,450 guests were in attendance and raised over $1.4 million in support of the health, welfare, and retirement needs of the Archdiocese of Boston priests. More information can be found at www.clergyfunds.org.

About the CatholicTV Network: Founded in 1955, CatholicTV Network is a national broadcast television network streaming a live feed 24 hours a day at CatholicTV.com. Heeding Pope Benedict XVI's call to greater utilize the power of television and new media, the CatholicTV Network features its cable TV station, Catholic web site, mobile apps and widget. Celebrate Mass online; pray The Rosary; enjoy programs on prayer, the saints, the Scriptures and the Catholic Church on America's Catholic Television Network.

Shannon Muldoon
Public Relations Coordinator
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