Witness presents men and women who are making a difference in both big and small ways. Father Thomas Rosica hosts a series of in-depth interviews with distinguished, high-level religious and civic leaders - people who are contributing significantly to the vibrancy of their Catholic communities. Witness provides viewers with theological reflection, as well as personal insight into those who shape society.

Witness airs every Sunday at 8:00pm & midnight with repeats on Monday at 12:30 pm, Thursday at 8:00pm & midnight and Friday at 12:30pm (All times Eastern).
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Fr. David Neuhaus, SJ
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Fr. David Neuhaus, SJ
David Neuhaus was born to a Jewish family in Johannesburg (South Africa) on April 25, 1962. When his parents sent their teenage Jewish son to Israel, they never imagined that he would return determined to become a Christian! Through the influence ... watch now
Cardinal Peter Turkson
Cardinal Peter Turkson
Cardinal Peter Kodwo Appiah Turkson, President of the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace, Archbishop emeritus of Cape Coast, Ghana, was born on October 11, 1948, in Nsuta-Wassaw, Ghana. On July 20, 1975, he was ordained priest for the Archdi... watch now
Fr. Michael Paris
Fr. Michael Paris
Fr. Michael Paris is a priest of the Archdiocese of Washington DC. He grew up in Columbia, MD, as the youngest of seven children. He entered College Seminary in 2003, and received his bachelor’s degree in Philosophy at St John’s University, in... watch now
Fr. Bernard Kinvi
Fr. Bernard Kinvi
Fr. Bernard Kinvi is a Catholic priest who directs the hospital at the Catholic mission in Bossemptele, northwestern Central African Republic. When brutal sectarian violence erupted in the country in 2013, Fr. Kinvi saved the lives of hundreds of ... watch now
Haroon Siddiqui
Haroon Siddiqui
Haroon Siddiqui is Editorial Page Editor Emeritus of the Toronto Star, Canada's largest newspaper. He has reported or supervised coverage of Canada for 48 years, and has intimate knowledge of the evolution of public policy, including the tension b... watch now
Sr. Laurie Brink, OP
Sr. Laurie Brink, OP
Sr. Laurie Brink is a Dominican Sister of Sinsinawa. She is Associate Professor of New Testament Studies at Catholic Theological Union in Chicago. Brink investigates the ancient social, religious, and cultural world out of which early Christianit... watch now
Kevin Mannara, CSB
Kevin Mannara, CSB
Kevin Mannara is a Basilian scholastic (seminarian) preparing for ordained priestly ministry. Most of his adult life has been spent in secondary education in New York and California, as well as parish ministry, especially in the area of liturgy. He ... watch now
Sr. Barbara Reid, OP
Sr. Barbara Reid, OP
Sr. Barbara Reid is a Dominican Sister of Grand Rapids, Michigan. She is currently Vice President and Academic Dean of Catholic Theological Union, in Chicago. Sr. Barbara holds a Masters from Aquinas College in Religious Studies, and a Ph.D. in Bibli... watch now
Bernie Sanders
Bernie Sanders
Independent politician Bernie Sanders was born on September 8, 1941, in Brooklyn, New York. He grew up as the youngest of two sons of Jewish immigrants from Poland. His father worked as a paint salesman. As part of a struggling working class family, ... watch now
Archbishop Paul Gallagher
Archbishop Paul Gallagher
Archbishop Paul Gallagher was born January 23, 1954, in Liverpool, England. He studied at the city’s Jesuit St. Francis Xavier College, and felt the call to the priesthood in his teenage years, inspired by the words of Jesus, “What greater love h... watch now
Jim Wallis
Jim Wallis
Jim Wallis, president and founder of Sojourners in Washington, DC, is a renown Evangelical social activist, popular commentator on ethics and public life and author of many books. A regular columnist for Huffington Post, TIME.com, Wallis teaches at G... watch now
Archbishop Blase Cupich
Archbishop Blase Cupich
Blase Joseph Cupich was born on March 19, 1949, in Omaha, Nebraska, to Blase and Mary (Mayhan) Cupich. He is one of nine children, with five sisters and three brothers. He obtained his B.A. in Philosophy from the College of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Mi... watch now
Sr. Gill Goulding, CJ
Sr. Gill Goulding, CJ
Sr. Gill Goulding, member of the Congregatio Jesu [IBVM/Loretto] is Associate Professor of Systematic Theology and Spirituality at Regis College in the University of Toronto. Her doctoral studies were undertaken at the University of Edinburgh, where ... watch now
Bishop Timothy Thornton
Bishop Timothy Thornton
Timothy Thornton was born in Leeds, England and educated at Devonport High School for Boys. He took an honours degree in Theology at Southampton University and trained for the priesthood at Oxford, later working in London, Wakefield and Cardiff. Timo... watch now
Cardinal Vincent Nichols
Cardinal Vincent Nichols
Born in Crosby, Liverpool, on November 8, 1945, Vincent Nichols studied for the priesthood at the Venerable English College in Rome from 1963 to 1970, receiving licentiates in philosophy and theology from the Pontifical Gregorian University. He was o... watch now