EWTN Live Broadcast of Beatification (updated)

EWTN will provide a live broadcast of the beatification Mass of Alvaro del Portillo on Saturday, September 27. With updated information about re-broadcast times and the showing of the documentary "Saxum: Remembering Bishop Alvaro del Portillo," and other related programs.

EWTN will broadcast live the beatification Mass of Alvaro del Portillo, which will take place on Saturday, September 27, from 12 noon to 2 p.m. Madrid time (6 a.m. - 8 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time/New York time).

The beatification Mass will be carried live on all 11 of EWTN's regional language channels: Canada, United States, United States HD, United States-Spanish, United States-Spanish HD, Spanish International, United Kingdom/Ireland, Germany, Europe, Africa/South Asia, and Pacific Rim.

Immediately before the live broadcast of the ceremony, EWTN will also carry a half-hour interview with the Prelate of Opus Dei, Bishop Javier Echevarria, beginning at 11:30 a.m. Madrid time. The interview will be carried on both EWTN's English and Spanish-language channels.

The beatification ceremony will be re-broadcast on EWTN at various times. Below is a detailed schedule (all times listed are New York Eastern Daylight Time):

United States - English:

9/27 @ 6:00 a.m. ET (LIVE)

9/27 @ 1:00 p.m. ET (RE-AIR)

United States - Spanish

9/27 @ 6:00 a.m. ET

9/27 @ 4:30 p.m. ET

UK/Ireland

9/27 @ 6:00 a.m. ET

9/27 @ 6:00 p.m. ET

Spanish International

9/27 @ 6:00 a.m. ET

9/27 @ 3:30 p.m. ET

Pacific Rim

9/27 @ 6:00 a.m. ET

9/27 @ 6:00 p.m. ET

9/30 @ 10a.m. ET

Africa/India

9/27 @ 6:00 a.m. ET

9/27 @ 3:00 p.m. ET

Germany

9/27 @ 6:00 a.m. ET

EWTN will also broadcast the 30-minute documentary "Saxum": Remembering Bishop Alvaro del Portillo at the following times:

United States (English)

9/26 @ 10:30 p.m. ET

9/27 @ 12:00 p.m. ET

Ireland/UK

9/26 @ 2:00 p.m. ET

9/27 @ 5:00 a.m. ET

John Coverdale, a historian who has published biographies of Saint Josemaria Escriva, Bishop Alvaro del Portillo and Father Joseph Muzquiz, will speak about Opus Dei's place in the Church on EWTN's new series The Church Universal at the following times:

United States & Canada

9/21 @ 5:00 p.m. ET

9/23 @ 5:00 a.m. ET

9/26 @ 10:00 p.m. ET 

The documentary "A Gift of God" about how ordinary lay people in Opus Dei try to sanctify their work and daily life will be aired at the following time: 

United States & Canada

9/26 @ 1:00 p.m. ET