About The Show

The bishops convened in The Aula

The bishops convened in The Aula

Vatican II: Inside the Council is a new series focusing on the history of Vatican II, which seeks to educate, enlighten and entertain viewers with a joyful, inspiring, and faithful perspective of our Catholic Church. By examining the events leading up to this milestone, the Council itself, and how it has shaped the faith of people today, this fast-paced program includes commentary from experts around the world. The show focuses on the changes that Vatican II brought about, while clarifying its teachings and shedding light on the intentions of the council fathers. With unique, compelling insight and images of beautiful Rome – Inside the Council will transport its audience into the living history of the Church.


Vatican II: Inside the Council can be viewed on Time Warner Cable ch.97,  Cablevision ch.30 and on Verizon on Demand in the NET Catholic folder. This show can also be watched at its schedule time at http://netny.net/watch-now/

This series will include commentary and interviews from the following Vatican II experts:

  • Edwin Cardinal O’Brien
  • Timothy Cardinal Dolan
  • Francesco Cardinal Coccopalmario
  • George Cardinal Pell, AC
  • Richard R. Gaillardetz, Ph.D.
  • Sister Sara Butler, M.S.B.T.
  • Msgr. John J. Strynkowski, S.T.D.
  • John L. Allen Jr.
  • Rev. James Massa, Ph.D.
  • Massimo Faggioli, Ph.D.
  • Bishop Juan Ignacio Arrieta Ochoa de Chinchetru
  • Rev. Robert P. Imbelli, Ph.D.
  • Elizabeth Lev
  • Marco Impagliazzo