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BROOKLYN, N.Y. – Elections are coming up Tuesday! Therefore, Msgr. Kieran Harrington, host of In the Arena, invites Catholics and everyone to tune-in and get informed about the issues pertinent to life in Brooklyn and Queens. NET is a branch of DeSales Media Group, the official media outreach of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Brooklyn.
Msgr. Harrington’s guests on Sunday, November 3 are Congressman Peter King (NY-2) and District Attorney Charles “Joe” Hynes of Kings County. They discuss New York City politics, faith and issues at stake in these elections.
In the Arena airs on the following media outlets:
Sundays 8 AM ET on WOR 710 AM and streaming on WOR’s station via iHeartRadio.com
Sundays 8 PM ET on NET, which airs in New York Cablevision Channel 30, TimeWarner Channel 97, and streams online at NETNY.net
Shortly after the episodes air on Sundays, they will be available on the WOR archives, the NET TV archives, and Verizon FiOS On Demand. To watch on Verizon FiOS, select the “Religion” folder, then “NET Catholic.”
More about In the Arena and host Msgr. Harrington
In the Arena is NET’s original, dynamic and weekly show exploring the latest news, political topics and the social impact of public policies from the Catholic perspective. In the Arena covers hot-button issues, court cases, the latest legislation and much more – all in light of Catholic social teachings.
Monsignor Kieran Harrington, host of In the Arena and vicar for communications for the Roman Catholic Diocese of Brooklyn, also serves as the president and chairman of DeSales Media Group, a full-service media company that includes NET and The Tablet newspaper.
He graduated cum laude from St. John’s University with a degree in Philosophy. He also holds a Masters of Divinity degree from the Seminary of the Immaculate Conception and a Masters of Business Administration from the NYU Stern School of Business.
Monsignor Harrington was ordained a priest at Saint James Cathedral Basilica in June 2001. Bishop Nicholas DiMarzio appointed him to vicar for communications in December 2006. His Holiness Pope Benedict XVI elevated him to the rank of papal chaplain with the title of Reverend Monsignor in September 2009. This year on September 15, Monsignor Harrington became the first rector of the Co-Cathedral of Saint Joseph, located in the Prospect Heights section of Brooklyn.