Thursday, September 24, 2009
“Parish of the Airwaves” Can Now Vote For Favorite CatholicTV Telethon Moment
CatholicTV has been airing an annual telethon for nearly two decades now. CatholicTV is inviting its viewers (a.k.a. “The Parish of the Airwaves”) to vote on “Your Favorite Telethon Moment” which includes:
1. A “wardrobe function” surprise with Father Chris Hickey and Msgr. McInerny (2003)
2. David Patrick Bryan sings “One With You.” (2003)
3. Paul Todd performs “On Eagle’s Wings.” (2004)
4. 4-year-old Emily Nelson sings “Could We Start Again Please” with the band STANN (2006)
Information on how to vote can be found at: http://www.catholictv.com/shows/default.aspx?seriesID=121&videoID=443
The telethon will air on CatholicTV on Friday, September 25th, and 26th from 9AM until 9PM each day (Eastern). The telethon will be viewable at CatholicTV.com and will air simultaneously on CatholicTV. The show is produced by Kevin Nelson and is hosted by CatholicTV General Manager Jay Fadden and Director Father Robert Reed.
Fr. Chris Hickey is the host of a show called “Going My Way” on CatholicTV.com. More information on “Going My Way” can be found at http://www.catholictv.com/shows/default.aspx?seriesID=41
David Patrick Bryan has been performing since he was 5 years old and has toured all over the United States and also in Europe.
Paul Todd is a renowned pianist and won the National Yamaha Keyboard Contest at the young age of fourteen. In the past, he has worked with Amy Grant, Michael W. Smith, and other artists as well.
Emily Nelson is the daughter of CatholicTV Senior Producer Kevin Nelson.