BROOKLYN, NY – As 25 percent of Americans are Catholic and awaiting the election of a new pope, New Evangelization Television (NET) continues its historic series VATICAN II: INSIDE THE COUNCIL in cities such as New York, Los Angeles and Washington – and Episode 3 “Lumen Gentium & The Church” debuts on Thursday, March 7 at 8:30 PM ET.
NET is a division of DeSales Media Group, media outreach of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Brooklyn led by Bishop Nicholas Anthony DiMarzio.
NET’s VATICAN II: INSIDE THE COUNCIL focuses on the history of Vatican II to educate, enlighten and entertain viewers with a joyful, inspiring and faithful perspective. By examining the world events, the council itself and how it has shaped the faith of people today, this fast-paced program includes commentary from experts around the world. VATICAN II: INSIDE THE COUNCIL speaks to the council’s “living history” by profiling the council popes and celebrating the life of Benedict XVI, who served as a theological expert to the bishops at Vatican II and made the council’s themes central to his pontificate.
You are invited to watch and review Episodes 1 and 2
History and Genesis of Vatican II (22:40 minutes) at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BOCJLb_6a_E&feature=youtu.be
Opening of Vatican II & Liturgy/Sacrosanctum Concilium (26:28 minutes) at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QATKTMTynCo&feature=player_embedded
VATICAN II: INSIDE THE COUNCIL features episode schedules, the video episodes, photos, Vatican II documents and much more @ InsideVaticanII.com
NET programs also are available to world on the main website NETNY.net
NET airs in the following Catholic Dioceses and TV Markets
NET’s VATICAN II: INSIDE THE COUNCIL airs on New York City’s TimeWarner Channel 97 and Cablevision Channel 30. It’s also on Verizon FiOS On-Demand in Albany, NY; Baltimore, MD; Buffalo, NY; Boston, MA; Camden, NJ; Dallas, TX; Harrisburg, PA; Los Angeles, CA; New York City; Newark, NJ; Pittsburgh, PA; Philadelphia, PA; Providence, RI; Richmond, VA; Syracuse, NY; Tampa, FL; Trenton, NJ; and Washington, D.C.
Instructions for viewing NET on Verizon FiOS
(1) Hit the “On Demand” button on the remote control
(2) Click on “TV Shows” folder on the root level
(3) Select the “Religion” folder
(4) Select the “NET Catholic” folder
Or find NET on Verizon FiOS by taking this pathway: On Demand > TV Shows > By Network > N – R > NET Catholic
VATICAN II: INSIDE THE COUNCIL includes:
Edwin Cardinal O’Brien of Equestrian Order of the Holy Sepulchre of Jerusalem
Timothy Cardinal Dolan, Archbishop of New York
Francesco Cardinal Coccopalmario of the Pontifical Council for Legislative Texts
George Cardinal Pell, A.C., Archbishop of Sydney, Australia
Richard R. Gaillardetz, Ph.D. of Boston College
Sister Sara Butler, M.S.B.T. of the University of St. Mary of the Lake
Msgr. John J. Strynkowski, S.T.D., rector of St. James Cathedral Basilica, Brooklyn
John L. Allen Jr., journalist and Vaticanologist
Rev. James Massa, Ph.D. of St. Joseph’s Seminary, New York
Massimo Faggioli, Ph.D. of University of St. Thomas, Minnesota
Bishop Juan Ignacio Arrieta Ochoa de Chinchetru, Secretary of the Pontifical Council for Legislative Texts
Rev. Robert P. Imbelli, Ph.D. of Boston College
Elizabeth Lev of Duquesne University
Marco Impagliazzo, consultant to the Pontifical Council for Culture
Vatican II: Inside the Council comes from the same team that produced the Catholic reality series Minor Revisions with Jennifer Fulwiler, which also airs on NET and Verizon FiOS On-Demand.