Kevin Nelson reports on Catholic news for June 20, 2017

  • Pope Francis Mass and procession on feast of the Body and Blood of Christ
  • World Refugee Day
  • Cardinal Jaime Ortega, Catholic Archbishop-emeritus of Havana calls for dialogue between United States and Cuba
  • Pope to visit Latin America in 2018
  • Rome Diocese’s annual convention opens with message from Pope Francis

Kevin Nelson reports on Catholic news for June 16, 2017

  • USCCB spring meeting in Indianapolis; special Mass of Prayer and Penance for survivors of sexual abuse within the church

  • Vatican organizes meeting with bishops from countries most affected by migration crisis
  • Prayer service at home parish of House Majority Whip Steve Scalise, after Scalise and 4 others shot by gunman in Alexandria, VA
  • Vatican releases online questionnaire for 16- to 29-year-olds



Kevin Nelson reports on Catholic news for June 13, 2017

  • Pope Francis Pope Francis makes formal visit to Italy’s presidential palace
  • Pope approves election of Italian Cardinal Giovanni Battista Re College of Cardinals subdean 
  • Catholic Rep. Chris Smith of New Jersey and Rep. Karen Bass of California lead congressional delegation to South Sudan and Uganda
  • Father Matthew Keller, rector of Sacred Heart Cathedral in Gallup, NM donates 1969 Pontiac Firebird Convertible he refurbished for raffle to assist seminarians

Kevin Nelson reports on Catholic news for June 9, 2017

  • U.S. House of Representatives pass “Iraq and Syria Genocide Emergency Relief and Accountability Act”
  • Bishops of Venezuela visit Vatican to speak with Pope Francis about political and economic crisis
  • Vice President Mike Pence spekas at 13th annual National Catholic Prayer Breakfast in Washington, DC

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Kevin Nelson reports from the CatholicTV news desk, providing updates on the most important Catholic news, including news about Pope Francis and the Catholic Church around the world. 

Host bio

Born and raised in the West Roxbury section of Boston, Kevin Nelson has not strayed too far from his roots. He has been with the CatholicTV Network since January of 1996 and has been involved in many different aspects of the television process. Read More