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EWTN's Catholic News Agency Names Shannon Mullen As Editor-in-Chief

Thursday, July 22, 2021 - 6:46pm

IRONDALE, Ala., July 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Michael P. Warsaw, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of EWTN, has announced the appointment of Shannon Mullen as Editor-in-Chief of Catholic News Agency.

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  • IRONDALE, Ala., July 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Michael P. Warsaw, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of EWTN, has announced the appointment of Shannon Mullen as Editor-in-Chief of Catholic News Agency.
  • EWTN Chairman & CEO Michael P. Warsaw appoints Shannon Mullen as Editor-in-Chief of Catholic News Agency.
  • "We are very pleased to welcome Shannon to the EWTN News family," said EWTN Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Michael P. Warsaw.
  • Alejandro Bermdez, Executive Director of CNA and ACI Prensa, said: "Shannon is a well formed devout Catholic, father of four children and interested in several Church apostolates.

EWTN Big Winner Of 2021 Gabriel Awards, Including Television Station of the Year

Tuesday, June 1, 2021 - 1:13pm

IRONDALE, Ala., June 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --EWTN Global Catholic Network was the big winner of this year's Gabriel Awards, scoring seven awards, including Television Station of the Year.

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  • IRONDALE, Ala., June 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --EWTN Global Catholic Network was the big winner of this year's Gabriel Awards, scoring seven awards, including Television Station of the Year.
  • EWTN was the big winner of this year's Gabriel Awards.
  • Due to the pandemic, this year's awards will be presented this summer during a Virtual Catholic Media Conference.
  • EWTN Global Catholic Network, in its 40th year, is the largest religious media network in the world.

'Miracle Hunter' Michael O'Neill Joins EWTN

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 3:29pm

IRONDALE, Ala., Sept. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --(EWTN) Television producer, filmmaker, radio show host and author, Michael O'Neill, better known as "The Miracle Hunter," is bringing his diverse talents exclusively to the EWTN Global Catholic Network.

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  • IRONDALE, Ala., Sept. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --(EWTN) Television producer, filmmaker, radio show host and author, Michael O'Neill, better known as "The Miracle Hunter," is bringing his diverse talents exclusively to the EWTN Global Catholic Network.
  • "EWTN viewers are familiar with Michael O'Neill's work through his popular series, "They Might Be Saints," which chronicles the extraordinary lives of Americans whose cause for canonization is underway," said EWTN Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Michael P. Warsaw.
  • "Under the EWTN umbrella, Michael will now be able to use all of his skills as a filmmaker, producer, radio host, and author.
  • "The big news is that, as of October 3, I will be starting my first show on EWTN radio.

EWTN's Spiritual Resources Site Offers Comfort and Hope in Troubled Times

Wednesday, April 8, 2020 - 6:36pm

IRONDALE, Ala., April 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --(EWTN) To meet the spiritual needs of people during these troubled times and in the future, EWTN Global Catholic Network has launched a new Spiritual Resources site, www.ewtn.com/resources .

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  • IRONDALE, Ala., April 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --(EWTN) To meet the spiritual needs of people during these troubled times and in the future, EWTN Global Catholic Network has launched a new Spiritual Resources site, www.ewtn.com/resources .
  • "Our newly created Spiritual Resources site provides people with a vast array of tools for coping with the coronavirus pandemic," said EWTN Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Michael P. Warsaw.
  • All of us face troubled times at points in our lives and, when we do, we search for answers.
  • In those times, EWTN is always there proclaiming the Word of God, which alone can provide the comfort and hope people are seeking."

EWTN's Holy Week Schedule

Friday, March 27, 2020 - 3:19pm

IRONDALE, Ala., March 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --(EWTN) EWTN Global Catholic Network is here for you during and after the coronavirus pandemic with Masses and other devotions especially as we prepare to enter the most important week of the year: Holy Week and Easter.

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  • IRONDALE, Ala., March 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --(EWTN) EWTN Global Catholic Network is here for you during and after the coronavirus pandemic with Masses and other devotions especially as we prepare to enter the most important week of the year: Holy Week and Easter.
  • The following is the schedule of Masses and a few important devotions.
  • Please click here https://www.ewtn.com/tv/schedule/united-states/2020-04-09 for the complete schedule of the Holy Week events.
  • Please check our schedule at the link above for updates.)

EWTN Radio Launches 'Conversations with Consequences' A Weekly Radio Show From the Network's D.C. Studios

Friday, January 31, 2020 - 11:00am

IRONDALE, Ala., Jan. 31, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --The EWTN Global Catholic Radio Network will launch a weekly radio show Feb. 1 from the Network's Washington, D.C. studios.

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  • IRONDALE, Ala., Jan. 31, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --The EWTN Global Catholic Radio Network will launch a weekly radio show Feb. 1 from the Network's Washington, D.C. studios.
  • "Conversations with Consequences," a co-production of EWTN and Guadalupe Radio Network, features the powerhouse staff of The Catholic Association.
  • ET, Saturdays, beginning Feb. 1 on EWTN Radio.
  • EWTN is proud to bring this new program to our audience," said EWTN Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Michael P. Warsaw.

EWTN Original Documentary Receives First Place Prize

Monday, December 16, 2019 - 4:28pm

IRONDALE, Ala., Dec. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --(EWTN) The English language version of the EWTN Original Film "J.R.R.

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  • IRONDALE, Ala., Dec. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --(EWTN) The English language version of the EWTN Original Film "J.R.R.
  • Tolkien An Unexpected Friend," a co-production of EWTN and Diego Blanco Albarova, won top honors in the Best Documentary category at the 2019 Mirabile Dictu International Catholic Film Festival in Rome.
  • "The Spanish language version of this same EWTN Original Documentary was honored earlier this year with a First Place Gabriel Award by the Catholic Press Association."
  • The competition honors entries in five categories, including Best Film, Best Director, Best Short Film, Best Documentary, and the Capax Dei Foundation Special Prize for Evangelization.

EWTN, The Web's Largest Catholic Content Producer, Launches New Website

Tuesday, October 22, 2019 - 12:00pm

IRONDALE, Ala., Oct. 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --(EWTN) EWTN, the Web's largest Catholic content producer, announces the launch of a newly optimized, mobile friendly, thoroughly modern website, which allows viewers to easily access all of EWTN's content across multiple platforms.

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  • IRONDALE, Ala., Oct. 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --(EWTN) EWTN, the Web's largest Catholic content producer, announces the launch of a newly optimized, mobile friendly, thoroughly modern website, which allows viewers to easily access all of EWTN's content across multiple platforms.
  • Want to know more about EWTN's famous foundress, the late Mother Angelica, or to pray the rosary with her?
  • Want to hear the day's daily Mass readings and an inspirational homily, listen live to EWTN television or radio, or catch up on the latest news from a Catholic perspective?
  • EWTN Global Catholic Network, in its 38th year, is the largest religious media network in the world.

EWTN's 2019 Family Celebration in Denver To Include a Spanish Track

Tuesday, August 6, 2019 - 12:13pm

IRONDALE, Ala., Aug. 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- (EWTN)--For the second year in a row, EWTN will feature a Spanish track at the Network's annual Family Celebration.

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  • IRONDALE, Ala., Aug. 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- (EWTN)--For the second year in a row, EWTN will feature a Spanish track at the Network's annual Family Celebration.
  • Head to the Magness Arena in Denver, Colo. Sept. 21 for a celebration that could only be produced by your EWTN family.
  • Alejandro Bermdez, host of "Cara A Cara," is director of Catholic News Agency (English) and ACI Prensa (Spanish).
  • Enrique Duprat, Vice President of Spanish Programming and Production, calls this group "the world heavyweights of Spanish Catholic television."

EWTN Wins Big - Again - at 2019 Gabriel Awards

Monday, July 1, 2019 - 5:41pm

IRONDALE, Ala., July 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --(EWTN) EWTN Global Catholic Network was honored with eight Gabriel awards for everything from high-end film and television documentaries to programs for teens and children as well as overall excellence during the54th Annual Gabriel Awards ceremony, Thursday, June 20, at the Hilton St. Petersburg Bayside in St. Petersburg, Florida.

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  • IRONDALE, Ala., July 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --(EWTN) EWTN Global Catholic Network was honored with eight Gabriel awards for everything from high-end film and television documentaries to programs for teens and children as well as overall excellence during the54th Annual Gabriel Awards ceremony, Thursday, June 20, at the Hilton St. Petersburg Bayside in St. Petersburg, Florida.
  • Tolkien special, won the "Spanish Language Television Documentary Less Than 60 Minutes" category.
  • "EWTN has continued its focus on creating more and more original, high-quality movies, documentaries, and docu-dramas," said EWTN Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Michael P. Warsaw.
  • EWTN Global Catholic Network, in its 38th year, is the largest religious media network in the world.