CTND Christmas Programming

Dec 20, 2012

‘Journey to Christmas’ and Other Special Christmas Programming to Air on Catholic Television Network of Detroit


Special programming for Christmas, on Catholic Television Network of Detroit.


Journey to Christmas – The Christmas story unfolds through the eyes of five pilgrims as they journey for the first time to the Holy Land, guided by a local scholar and other experts. The series airs in four, one-hour episodes:

  • Part one:  1 p.m. Monday, December 24
  • Part two:  2 p.m. Monday, December 24
  • Part three:  2 p.m., Tuesday, December 25
  • Part four:  9 p.m., Tuesday, December 25

Christmas Mass with Pope Benedict XVI – Join the Holy Father for Mass at the Basilica of St. Peter at the Vatican as he leads the worldwide Church in the celebration of Christ’s birth.

  • 12 a.m. Tuesday, December 25
  • 7 a.m. Tuesday, December 25 (rebroadcast)

Papal Christmas Message – Hear Pope Benedict XVI’s Christmas Day message to the Christian faithful.

  • 6 p.m. Tuesday, December 25
  • 8 a.m. Wednesday, December 26
  • 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, December 26

Catholic Television Network of Detroit (CTND) is the Archdiocese of Detroit’s cable network that is accessible to approximately 1 million viewers in southeast Michigan. It is available on Comcast (Channel 398), Bright House Cable (Channel 16) and Wyandotte Cable (Channel 73).


For additional Christmas programming, visit CTND’s full schedule at www.aod.org/ctnd, check your local TV directory, or contact CTND at (313) 237-5938