Although I have not yet seen this new series on A&E, here is a link to an article about it by Harry Forbes of the USCCB's Office for Broadcast and Film. The series begins on Esater Sunday evening:
A surprisingly reverential treatment of a profound life passage:
I have now seen two episodes, but have been traveling so I need to finish seeing the series. What I liked about the first part was coming to realize that there are young men out there whose faith life is so developed that they are actually in discernment about the priesthood. But I have heard some groans about the priests in the series, but I want to see for myself before commenting.
R April 21, 2006