Mother Angelica

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

Mother Mary Angelica of the Annunciation (Rita Antoinette Rizzo; April 20, 1923 – March 27, 2016) was an American Catholic nun. She created the Eternal Word Television Network (ETWN). it is a very popular television channel for Catholics. At four in the afternoon, there is a special time for children on EWTN. EWTN is also useful for non-Christians who want to learn about the Catholic faith.

EWTN has a website called At this web site, people can learn about being Catholic and see when the programs come on. has a special blog for kids.

Mother Angelica died on March 27, 2016, Easter Sunday, from complications of a stroke at her home in Hanceville, Alabama. aged 92.[1]

References[change | change source]