.- Six unaired episodes of Father Robert Barronâs television series âCatholicismâ will air on the EWTN Global Catholic Network during the months of November and December.
Fr. Barron, a priest of the Archdiocese of Chicago, visited more than 50 locations in 16 different countries over two years to produce the 10-part documentary about Catholic faith and history.
He tells the story of Catholicism around the world using art, architecture, literature, music and all the riches of Catholic tradition.
"The filming of the âCatholicismâ series was one of the most exciting and rewarding periods of my Life,â Fr. Barron said in September. âOur team traveled the globe to capture some of the beauty, truth, and texture of Catholicism.â
Catholic commentator George Weigel has called the series âthe most important media project in the history of the Catholic Church in America.â
Episode six, âThe Fire of His Love -- Prayer and the Life of the Spiritâ was broadcast at 9 p.m. Eastern Time Nov. 16 and will air again at 4 p.m. Dec. 3.
Episode seven, âHappy are We â The Teachings of Jesusâ aired at 10 p.m. Nov. 16 and will run again at 1 p.m. and 10 p.m. on Nov. 19.
Episode eight, âWord Made Flesh, True Bread of Heaven â The Mystery of the Liturgy and the Eucharist,â airs at 11 p.m. Nov. 17, 4 p.m. Nov. 19 and 6 p.m. Dec. 10.
Episode nine, âA Vast Company of Witnesses â The Communion of the Saintsâ airs at 10 p.m. Nov. 18, 5 p.m. Nov. 19 and 11 p.m. Dec. 11.
The final episode, âWorld Without End â The Last Thingsâ airs at 11 p.m. Nov. 18, 6 p.m. Nov. 19 and 10 p.m. Dec. 17.
Other episodes aired in over 80 public television markets across the U.S. in Fall 2011.
The website for the series is http://www.catholicismseries.com.