Tuesday, September 28, 2010
Former Goldman Sachs VP-Turned-Missionary Will Appear on CatholicTV Talk Show
On October 15th, Christine Lott will appear on the CatholicTV talk show “This is the Day”.
Christine worked as a Vice President for the investment firm Goldman Sachs for 25 years before starting a non-profit called Chris Cares International (CCI) which is currently working to build a school in Tanzania. CCI recently found a plot of land for the future school.
Christine will share her story during an interview on This is the Day.
This is the Day airs at 10:30AM ET at CatholicTV.com and on CatholicTV cable outlets. The show is rebroadcast at 7:30PM and other times during the week.
Also to be discussed on This is the Day will be the Catholic Family Connections Bible (CFCB). This unique Bible is meant be used by families and includes activities which involve the entire family and encourage putting the faith into practice. This interview will be conducted about one-month prior to National Bible Week 2010 which will be celebrated Sunday, November 21 through Sunday, November 28. National Bible Week is the National Bible Association’s signature event which has been celebrated the week of Thanksgiving every year since 1941. The goal of National Bible Week is to raise awareness of the Bible’s importance and relevance to our nation as a whole, as well as in the lives of individuals.
General Editor of CFCB, John Vitek will discuss this unique Bible on This is the Day. The CFCB uses the standard Catholic NAB bible and includes articles which explain Catholic doctrine and social teaching. The CFCB also includes the Sunday Mass readings as well.
John Vitek serves as the chief executive officer and president of Saint Mary’s Press. He and his wife, Caer, have three children. Their fourth child, daughter Brianna, was in a fatal car accident at the age of 16. John and his wife live on their small-acre farm where they grow and harvest certified organic grass hay, restore native prairie, and have operated a champion llama breeding program.
More information about the CFCB can be found at http://www.smp.org/ItemDetail.cfm?ItemNum=4402.
More info about CCI http://chriscares.org