Wednesday, December 15, 2010

CatholicTV: Woman Who Lost Over 500 Pounds Will Tell Her Story on Live CatholicTV Talk Show

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Woman Who Lost Over 500 Pounds Will Tell Her Story on Live CatholicTV Talk Show

On December 28th, Nancy Makin will be interviewed on the live CatholicTV talk show “This is the Day”.

Nancy will discuss the amazing story of how she lost more than 500 pounds and how she “got her life back”.

Nancy has told her story on the Oprah Winfrey Show, Good Morning America, and other media outlets. Nancy has shared her unlikely experience of rebirth, of recapturing her long forgotten self-worth, and that discovery’s resultant 530 pound weight loss with joy, humor, and with the rare perspective that can only come from one who’s lived it.

Also to be interviewed on This is the Day will be Bishop Gerald Barbarito of Palm Beach, Florida. Bishop Barbarito will discuss evangelization, pro-life ministry, and more.

Bishop Gerald M. Barbarito was installed as the fifth Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Palm Beach on August 28, 2003.

Bishop Barbarito was appointed Auxiliary Bishop of Brooklyn by Pope John Paul II on June 28, 1994. He was ordained a bishop on August 22, 1994, by Bishop Thomas V. Daily. Bishop Barbarito was assigned as Regional Bishop for Brooklyn Vicariate East as well as Vicar for Ministry for the Diocese of Brooklyn. As Vicar for Ministry, he assisted with the ongoing formation of priests in the diocese. His office was in the Marine Park section of Brooklyn.

More information about Bishop Barbarito can be found at

More information about Nancy Makin can be found at
This is the Day airs at 10:30AM ET at and on CatholicTV cable outlets. The show is rebroadcast at 7:30PM and other times during the week.