Eternal Word Television Network, (EWTN), to broadcast "Heart of a Missionary" April 27.

Eternal Word Television Network, (EWTN), to broadcast "Heart of a Missionary" April 27.

Her simple but passionate acts of charity in a small town in France blossomed into one of the most impactful missionary organizations in our world today: the Propagation of the Faith, one of the four Pontifical Mission Societies.

“Our world today needs witnesses, giving a witness to Jesus Christ, His compassion and hope. That was the original intention of Pauline Jaricot.”

“The work of Pauline Jaricot is evident all over the world today. There is no place you can go that has not been touched by Pauline Jaricot.”

The Society for the Propagation of the Faith, the first of the four Pontifical Mission Societies, celebrates 200 years this year since its establishment shortly after the French Revolution.  Today, this mission organization born of the vision of Pauline Jaricot provides help for more than 1,100 mission dioceses all over the globe.

As we approach the 200th anniversary of the founding of the Society for the Propagation of the Faith on May 3, and the beatification of foundress Pauline Jaricot on May 22: 

•             National Director Mgrs. Kieran Harrington will be the guest on EWTN Live tonight, April 27, at 8 PM EDT, speaking about Pauline Jaricot and the film.  The program will have encore presentations on Thursday, April 28, at 1 AM EDT and 9:30 AM EDT, and Sunday, May 1, at 4 AM EDT.

•             Heart of a Missionary: The Story of Pauline Jaricot will debut on EWTN also tonight, April 27, at 10 PM EDT. An encore presentation will take place on Thursday, April 28, at 10:30 AM EDT. Additional broadcast dates for EWTN and other channels will be published as available. 

•             A special website for the film, and about Pauline, has been launched at The site includes the film's trailer and resources, as well as the ability to stream the movie.

This documentary film shares Pauline's story through expert interviews, beautiful dramatizations and footage from various mission sites around the world.

Please also share the link to the special website on Pauline Jaricot and the film. 

Rev. Msgr. Kieran E. Harrington, National Director Pontifical Mission Societies in United States


Pauline Jaricot Resources

Pauline Jaricot Biography

Lessons from Pauline Jaricot's Life

Pauline Jaricot Prayers


Heart of a Missionary: The Story of Pauline Jaricot

Enter the incredible life of Blessed Pauline Jaricot, a triumphant story of how one woman was able to transform a dream into a legacy of love and hope.

Documentary on Blessed Pauline Jaricot, produced by the National Direction of the PMS in the United Sates of America

Corazón de un misionero: La historia de Pauline Jaricot

Entra en la increíble vida de la Beata Pauline Jaricot, una historia triunfal de cómo una mujer fue capaz de transformar un sueño en un legado de amor y esperanza.

Documental sobre la Beata Paulina Jaricot, producido por la Dirección Nacional de las OMP en los Estados Unidos de América

Cœur d’un missionnaire : l’histoire de Pauline Jaricot

Entrez dans la vie incroyable de la bienheureuse Pauline Jaricot, une histoire triomphale sur la façon dont une femme a pu transformer un rêve en un héritage d’amour et d’espoir.

Documentaire sur la Bienheureuse Pauline Jaricot, produit par la Direction Nationale de la OPM aux Etats-Unis d'Amérique

Cuore di un missionario: La storia di Pauline Jaricot

Entra nell'incredibile vita della Beata Pauline Jaricot, un racconto trionfale di come una donna è stata in grado di trasformare un sogno in un'eredità di amore e speranza.

Documentario sulla Beata Paolina Jaricot, prodotto dalla Direzione nazionale della POM negli Stati Uniti d'America