|St. Thomas Launches Catholic TV programming|
University of St. Thomas has expanded its reach with premium Catholic TV programming to all Catholics and non-Catholics in the Houston and surrounding viewing area. With the blessing of the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston, St. Thomas has launched UST Worldview, an inspiring TV series that explores the richness of the Catholic faith. The series is produced in collaboration with Salt + Light Media.
The inaugural episode aired Saturday, Sept. 14 at 8 a.m. on The KUBE*.
UST Worldview one-minute introductory openings are hosted by His Eminence Daniel Cardinal DiNardo, UST President Dr. Robert Ivany, UST Vice President for Academic Affairs Dr. Dominic Aquila, the Rev. Mike Buentello, CSB, UST Chaplain , Dr. Ana-Lisa Gonzalez, assistant professor, School of Education, Sr. Damien Marie Savino, FSC, assistant professor and chair, Environmental Science and Studies and the Rev. Dempsey Rosales Acosta Assistant Professor, Theology.
UST Worldview programming includes youthful programs, current affairs interview series and programming that celebrates faith in family life. Sample programming includes “Witness” Interviews with distinguished, high-level religious and civic leaders by Fr. Thomas Rosica, CSB, CEO of Salt and Light Catholic Media Foundation; creation documentary about why we should care for the environment; a documentary of St. Kateri Tekakwitha; and stories of the New Evangelization in the Church today.
UST Worldview, will air on The KUBE* on Saturdays at 8 a.m. for 25 weeks.