Catholic radio: Radio Maria began broadcasting in Ohio in June, the sixth English-language version in the United States.
Programming: The network broadcasts Masses from its studios or from parishes in the listening areas. Rosaries and novenas are mixed in with Vatican news reports and interviews with callers.
History: Radio Maria was born in 1983 as a parish radio station in Milan, Italy, to keep parishioners informed. The network now operates in more than 30 countries, broadcasting to millions of listeners in more than a dozen languages.