WATERTOWN, MA (March 6, 2013) The CatholicTV Network will broadcast exclusive conclave coverage from Rome, and additionally the CatholicTV Network’s Executive Vice President and General Manager Jay Fadden will provide up-to-date coverage online. Jay Fadden is on the ground in Rome for the conclave.

Jay Fadden will update media and viewers through his blog, “Musings from Rome”, which will include conclave information, updates, and Jay’s unique prospective and intimate knowledge of the conclave. Jay’s blog can be found at www.CatholicTV.com/Blog.

A new online CatholicTV series, “Church on the Ground” will include exclusive interviews and footage from Jay Fadden’s travels. Cardinal Seán O’Malley, Archbishop of Boston; Nathan Ricci, of the Diocese of Providence and a student at the Pontifical North American College, and viewers from Detroit, MI that watch CatholicTV on CTND will also be on the blog, “Musings from Rome”. New “Church on the Ground” segments will be posted on www.YouTube.com/CatholicTV throughout the conclave.

The CatholicTV Network is available to Comcast subscribers throughout the Archdiocese of Boston and New England on Channel 268 (in Plymouth and Amesbury, MA on Ch. 183), on Verizon FiOS Ch. 296, Charter Communications Ch. 101, RCN Ch. 85, on various other providers and on Roku and Google TV. Online coverage and a live stream may also be viewed at any time from any computer or device at www.CatholicTV.com.

About the CatholicTV Network:

Founded in 1955, The CatholicTV Network is a nationally broadcast television network streaming a live feed 24 hours a day at CatholicTV.com. 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