TV program notes -- week of May 28, 2023
NEW YORK (OSV News) -- Here are some television program notes for the week of May 28, with their TV Parental Guidelines ratings if available. They have not been reviewed and therefore are not necessarily recommended by OSV News.
Sunday, May 28, 4-5:30 a.m. EDT (EWTN) "Solemn Mass of Pentecost From Rome." Live broadcast from St. Peter's Basilica as Pope Francis celebrates the Eucharistic liturgy for the Feast of Pentecost, followed by the recitation of the Marian prayer "Regina Coeli." The events will re-air 3-4:30 p.m. EDT (TV-G – general audience).
Sunday, May 28, 8-9:30 p.m. EDT (PBS) "National Memorial Day Concert." This annual musical remembrance, broadcast from Washington, features the National Symphony Orchestra (TV-PG – parental guidance suggested).
Monday, May 29, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. EDT (EWTN) "Archdiocese for the Military Services Memorial Mass." This annual Mass honoring the nation's military services is celebrated at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in Washington (TV-G – general audience).
Monday, May 29, 8-10 p.m. EDT (History) "FDR." First episode of a three-part miniseries profiling President Franklin D. Roosevelt (1882-1945). This installment, titled "Nothing to Fear," focuses on the 32nd chief executive's youth and his efforts to battle the Great Depression. The series continues nightly in the same time slot through Wednesday, May 31.
Tuesday, May 30, 9-10 p.m. EDT (PBS) "Lidia Celebrates America: Flavors That Define Us." Celebrity chef and restaurateur Lidia Bastianich shares stories of first, second and third generation Americans (TV-PG – parental guidance suggested).- - - John Mulderig is media reviewer for OSV News. Follow him on Twitter @JohnMulderig1.