Acton Institute President to Appear on EWTN's "The World Over Live"


Grand Rapids, MI - At 8:00PM EST on Friday, October 12, Acton Institute president Rev. Robert Sirico will be featured on EWTN's "The World Over Live," a global news magazine. EWTN is a Catholic television network that broadcasts internationally.

Rev. Sirico will provide his views on a variety of topics under the broad scope of globalization, including the recent attacks in New York and Washington, D.C. The main thrust of the program will address what opportunities and challenges the phenomenon of globalization presents for the Catholic Church.

Father Sirico's appearance will be rebroadcast on Sunday, October 14, 5:00 pm ET, Monday, October 15, 10:00 am ET and again on Monday at 11:00 pm ET

About the Acton Institute
With its commitment to pursue a society that is free and virtuous, the Acton Institute for the Study of Religion and Liberty is a leading voice in the national environmental and social policy debate. The Acton Institute is uniquely positioned to comment on the sound economic and moral foundations necessary to sustain humane environmental and social policies.

The Acton Institute is a nonprofit, ecumenical think tank located in Grand Rapids, Michigan. The Institute works internationally to "promote a free and virtuous society characterized by individual liberty and sustained by religious principles." For more on the Acton Institute, please visit www.acton.org.

Interviews with Institute staff may be arranged by contacting John Couretas at (616) 454-3080 or at jcouretas@acton.org.