March 14, 2013 - The CatholicTV Network to Broadcast First Mass With Pope Francis*

The CatholicTV Network will broadcast the first Mass with Pope Francis and the College of Cardinals from the Sistine Chapel live today at 12PM ET. Commentary by President of the CatholicTV Network, Father Robert Reed, and Monsignor James Moroney will be provided. The Mass will be rebroadcast at 8PM.

Pope Francis will be installed officially on Tuesday, March 19, 2013. The CatholicTV Network will broadcast this event live at 4:30AM ET with rebroadcast during the day.

The CatholicTV Network is available to Comcast subscribers throughout the Archdiocese of Boston and New England on Channel 268 (in Plymouth and Amesbury, MA on Ch. 183), on Verizon FiOS Ch. 296, Charter Communications Ch. 101, RCN Ch. 85, on various other providers and on Roku and Google TV. Online coverage and a live stream may also be viewed at any time from any computer or device at