Special Website and TV Program on Papal Trip to U.S.
A special new website – www.papaltrip.org – offers complete information about Pope Benedict XVI’s trip to the United States from April 15 to April 20, as well as extensive biographical information about the pope, and about the history of the relationship between the popes of the 19th and 20th centuries and the United States.
In addition, the Knights of Columbus is sponsoring a special television program previewing the pope’s visit, “A Journey of Hope,” on Sunday, April 13, 2008. It will be broadcast on CBS television stations in New York, Washington, Chicago and Los Angeles. It will also be carried on the Fox Business Channel at 5:30 p.m. Eastern Time, and on EWTN and various regional Catholic cable programs and channels. A complete listing of broadcast times, channels and stations will be posted at www.papaltrip.org and www.kofc.org. Panelists on the program include Supreme Knight Carl Anderson, Cardinal John Foley, Professor David Schindler, Professor Helen Alvare, and Fr. Peter John Cameron.
Be sure to visit EWTN to check out the Holy Father’s complete itinerary for his trip in April, which can be found online here.