EWTN will honor Our Lady of Fatima with a program | Catholic National Register
SUNDAY 10, 17, 24, 31 Oct. 9 p.m.
The engineering that built the world
THE STORY This series profiles the engineering innovators who led some of history’s best-known construction projects, including the Golden Gate Bridge, the Panama Canal, the Transcontinental Railroad, and the Statue of Liberty. TV-PG.
TUESDAY-WEDNESDAY 12-13 Oct.
Our Lady of Fatima
EWTN At 4 p.m. Tuesday, the animated film The day the sun danced accurately recounts Our Lady’s visits and message of repentance and prayer to Lucia, Jacinta and Francis in Fatima, Portugal, in 1917.
At 4:30 p.m., live, it’s the annual Rosary and candlelight procession from the shrine of Our Lady of Fatima in Portugal.
At 5 a.m., live, Wednesday is Mass in honor of Our Lady of Fatima, with the Blessing of the sick and farewell (rebroadcast at 3 p.m.).
At 9 a.m., live, at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in Washington, DC, it’s the Eucharist and Marian Holy Hour for children around the world.
WEDNESDAY, Oct.13, 10 p.m.
Life from above
PBS This episode, “Patterned Planet,” focuses on the Australian outback and the forests of the Congo as it explores the wonders of God’s creation. A 2019 rerun.
THURSDAY Oct. 14, 10 p.m.
EWTN Pro-Life Weekly
EWTN Catherine Hadro and guest experts report the latest pro-life news. TV-PG.
SATURDAY October 16, 2 p.m.
My road to heaven: Carlo Acutis and the Eucharist
EWTN “To be always united to Jesus is my program of life”, said Blessed Carlo Acutis (1991-2006).
He loved the Blessed Mother and created the Eucharistic website MiracoliEucaristici.org to list the miracles of the world of the real presence of Jesus and to highlight the Eucharistic saints.
SATURDAY Oct 16, Oct 23, 6 p.m.
EWTN From the holy places of the Holy Land, people tell their stories of conversion.
SUNDAY Oct. 17, 5 p.m.
The Universal Church
EWTN This episode, “A Family-Centered Approach to Chastity Education,” teaches parents how to communicate with their children and teach them the beauty of chastity. Replay at 5 a.m. on Tuesday.
TUESDAY, October 19, 7:45 a.m.
CLASSIC TURNER FILMS Pirates and ankles and buried treasure, but above all courage and loyalty, are the essence of this 1934 adventure film based on the eponymous 1883 novel by Robert Louis Stevenson.
Jackie Coogan, Wallace Beery and Lionel Barrymore are the stars. A-1.
SATURDAY October 23, 5:30 a.m.
Catholics are coming home
EWTN Deacon Jack Herndon tells host Tom Peterson about his conversion from secularism. TV-PG.
Dan Engler writes from Santa Barbara, California.