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1/23/2013 - 6:48 AM PST

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The CatholicTV Network will hold its 21st annual telethon on Friday, February 1, 2013 and Saturday, February 2, 2013.

WATERTOWN, MA (January 23, 2013) -- The CatholicTV Network will hold its 21st annual telethon on Friday, February 1st, and Saturday, February 2nd. The telethon will air from 9AM to 9PM ET on Friday and 9AM to 10PM ET on Saturday.

The CatholicTV telethon will broadcast from the Msgr. Francis T. McFarland Television Center in Watertown, MA. CatholicTV president Father Robert Reed, Jay Fadden and Kevin Nelson will host this annual event; it is the major fundraiser for this fully viewer-supported Catholic television station.

The telethon features entertainment and highlights from the network's family-friendly, faith-filled programming. The 21st annual Telethon guest will include: Rockapella, Father Dan O'Connell, Matt Weber, Friends of the Orphans Nuestros Pequenos Hermanos Choir, Diana Doyle, Anne DiSanto, Pointe Blank, Spotlight's "Film Fathers", Christine Caswell, John Monahan, Hosts of The Gist, and Going My Way's Father Chris Hickey and Father Paul Rouse.

Members of the Catholic Daughters of the Americas and Knights of Columbus will be among the volunteers answering phone calls during the telethon. Viewers can call 617-923-3450 to make a pledge to CatholicTV or visit: to make an online donation.

Telethon donations will help CatholicTV deliver the Good News into millions of homes across the country.

Visit for more information.

About the CatholicTV Network:

Founded in 1955, CatholicTV Network is a national broadcast television network streaming a live feed 24 hours a day at Heeding Pope Benedict XVI's call to greater utilize the power of television and new media, the CatholicTV Network features its cable TV station, Catholic web site, mobile apps and widget. Celebrate Mass online; pray The Rosary; enjoy programs on prayer, the saints, the Scriptures and the Catholic Church on America's Catholic Television Network.

Shannon Muldoon
Public Relations Coordinator


The CatholicTV® Network  MA, 02471 US
Shannon Muldoon - Public Relations Coordinator, 


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