N. B. Productions, an enterprise of Fr. Joseph Baker (R.I.P.) and Msgr. Walter Niebrzydowski, has produced religious, charitable, educational, and cultural videos. The ministry is now continued by The Father Walter Outreach, Inc. All programs are available on a flash drive. To request a flash drive, contact me at email@example.com.
Kristallnacht Commemoration at CBST Synagogue, 11-1-13 Mass and Novena al Divino Nino (in Spanish), 12-15-13 Christmas Midnight Mass and Carol Singing, 12-25-13 Mass in Honor of O.L. of Altagracia (in Spanish), 1-19-14 Good Friday Liturgy, 4-18-14 The Easter Vigil, 4-19-14
Memorial Mass and a Musical Tribute to the late Cardinal Jaime Sin of Manila, 6-21-15 Paulina A. Arancibia, Climate Change, 4-19-15
Fr. Michael Holleran on Pope Francis' Encyclical on Ecology, 6-1-16 Holy Thursday 2017 and 2018 (with First Communion at St. Columba)
Guardian Angel First Communion 2018 Guardian Angel Confirmation 2018
Karolina Syrovatkova plays F. Schubert's Piano Sonata in B-flat
Drama concert by Karolina Syrovatkova channeling Vitezslava Kapralova
Sunday Mass: 7-19-20, 7-26-20, 8-2-20, 8-9-2-0, 8-16-20, 8-23-20, 8-30-20, 9-6-20, 9-13-20, 9-20-20, 9-27-20, 10-4-20- 10-11-20, 10-18-20, 10-25-20
The Epiphany School
Christmas Pageant Mass 2006,2005, 2004, 2003, 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999, 1998,1997
Christmas Concert 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999
First Communion 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999, 1998
Confirmation 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002, 2001, 2000,1999,1998, 1997
Graduation 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999, 1998, 1997
The Talent Show 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003
American Girl Fashion Show 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999, 1998, 1997
School Plays: Lion King 2019, Grease Lightning Review 2018, High School Musical 2017, Oliver 2016, The Wizard of Oz 2015, Fiddler on the Roof 2014,The Sound of Music 2013, The King and I 2012, Annie 2011, The Beauty and the Beast 2010, Joseph 2009,The Wizard of Oz 2008, Mulan 2007, Oklahoma 2006, The King and I 2005, Godspell 2004, The Music Man 2003, Fiddler on the Roof 2002, Annie 2001, Sound of Music 2000, Grease 1999, South Pacific 1998, Joseph 1997
Third Grade Dads and Molly Concert 2006
Class Activities 2005-06
Sports Auction 2005 (with Eli Manning)
Class of 2005
School Activities 1997-98 (Art, Basketball, Skating, Christmas, Field Day)
School Activities 1996-97 (Nursery Graduation, Art Show, Field Day)
School Activities 1996-97 (Ragamuffins, Girls Choir)
Cityscapes 1999: The Fourth Grade Sings at the Appellate Court
Epiphany School Foundation: Smart Board Demonstration 3-14-09
Liturgies and Services in Epiphany Church, NYC
Memorial Mass for Robert J. Foti, NYFD (10-7-01)
Memorial Mass for Australian & New Zealand Victims of WTC Attack
9/11/02 First Anniversary Parish Memorial Mass
9/11/02 First Anniversary for Australian & New Zealand 9/11 Victims
9/11/04 Memorial Mass and Dedication of the Plaques
9/11/07 Memorial Ceremony and Dedication of the Szostalo Sculpture
Funerals and Anniversaries
Memorial Mass for Anthony Sanchez, NYPD
Fr. Nixon’s Farewell Mass
Fr, Bala’s 25th Anniversary
Sr. Rebecca Tayag’s 25th Anniversary
Fr. Erno Diaz’ 30th Anniversary
Sr. Doris Sahyonne’s 50th Anniversary 2003
Principal James Hayes 25th Anniversary 2003
Msgr. George J. Cascelli’s Wake & Funeral 2006, Memorial Mass 2007
Msgr. Robert Arpie’s Funeral
Special Events and Concerts
Interfaith Seminary Graduation 2001, 2002
Interfaith Hanukkah 2000. 2001 (Rabbi Gelberman)
Fiesta de la Virgen del Pilar 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999
A Kosciuszko Memorial & Plaque Dedication 1997
Polish Discussion Club’s 25th Anniversary Mass and Program 2001
Polish Discussion Club: Fountain of the Spirit 2008 (Concert by Polish musicians)
Polish Discussion Club: Marianski Choir of Cracow 9-28-08
Polish Discussion Club: Angelus Choir of Brooklyn 4-4-09
Polish Discussion Club: Popieluzko Memorial 4-5-09
Polish Discussion Club: Angelus Choir Christmas Concert 12-27-09
Polish Discussion Club: Choruses of Polish Singers Alliance, Dist.7: Polish Christmas Carols
Opera on the Hudson: Christmas Concert 12-18-08
Birthday of the King Music Video (A. Gans, baritone)
Opera on the Hudson: Spring Concert 5-2-09
Fr. Joseph Baker: Day of Recollection 10-8-08
Organ Concert by Sturmius Wehner 9-30-09
Advent and Christmas
Festival of Lessons & Carols (Seminarians of Neumann Residence) 12-6-08
Midnight Mass 2006
Christmas at Epiphany 12-7-09 (Epiphany Choir under David Strickland)
Lent and Holy Week
Ukranian Rite, Mass of the Presanctified
Faure’s “Requiem” 3-15-02 (Epiphany Choir & Chamber Orchestra)
Stations of the Cross 2003 (Tableaux &Epiphany Choir)
Stations of the Cross 2005 (Brumidi Paintings & Epiphany Choir)
Holy Thursday 2008 (Fr. Joseph Tyrrell)
Good Friday 2003 (Fr. Les Sikorski)
Taize at Epiphany 2005
Easter Vigil 1999, 2001, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008
Events outside of Epiphany Parish
OLS/St. Stephen’s Parish
All Things Irish: Visions of Peace Concert at St. Stephen’s 2003
Restoration of Brumidi Murals at St. Stephen’s 2002
Constantino Brumidi’s Crucifixion Mural at St. Stephen’s Church (Faure’s Pie Jesu)
First Mass at Chapel of the Sacred Hearts of Jesus & Mary 05-18-09
Music Videos of the Art Work of OLS/St. Stephen's Church
Mass and Dedication of the Chapel of the Sacred Hearts of Jesus & Mary 6-11-10
Christmas Eve Concert and Mass at St. Stephen's 12-25-10
Polish Discussion Club: A Chopin Concert and Mass 10-17-10 with the member choruses of the
Polish Singers Alliance of America, District 7, and soloists at St. Stephen's
Polish Discussion Club: Polish Christmas Carols '11 with member choruses of the Polish Singers
Alliance of America, District 7, and soloists 1-16-11.
Polish Discussion Club: A Lenten Concert and Mass with the Angelus Chorus 4-3-11.
Vivladi & Friends concert at the Chapel of the Sacred Heaarts of Jesus & Mary, NYC., 11-18-11
Live at St. Stephen's
John D'Ercole plays solo bass guitar at a concert on 2-12-11.
Convert Augustine: One Catholic's Journey to Peace with Sarah Gromko and jazz ensemble and choir on 6-4-11.
Joseph Neal in Concert on 1-24-12.
The Serendipity Chorale of Southwestern Connecticut on 3-30-12
Amy Jordan sings Marian songs on 5-3-12.
Jai Jeffryes plays Schubert, Debussy, and Chopin on 7-7-12.
Gene Bertoncini plays a guitar recital on 9-21-12
Concert of Quynh Nguyen, piano, and Matthew Reichert, violin, on 11-11-12.
Deirdre Broderick, Music Minister of St. Stephen's, Sings: 7 Music Videos
St. Brigid’s First Communion, NYC, 2005
St. Brigid’s Confirmation, NYC, 2005
Msgr. Desmond O’Connor’s 25th Anniversary 2005 at St. John the Martyr, NYC
100th Anniversary of St. John the Martyr, NYC, 2004
The Lonergan Conferences organized by Frank Braio (see details below)
Goodbye for Now: Sr. Loretta Palamara of Cabrini Hospice, NYC
The Blessing of Animals 1999 at St. George Episcopal Church, NYC
Parish Feast Mass of St. Monica’s on 79th Street,NYC, 2003
Arts of Sisters and Priests Promo (St. Cyril Church, NYC)
St. Louis Cathedral & Sculptures of Wiktor Szostalo 2007 (Music Video)
Farewell Mass of Msgr. Leslie Ivers at St. Frances de Chantal Parish, Bronx, NY, 2009
Confirmation 2012 at St. Peter's, Barclay St., NYC
Installation Mass of Fr. Joseph Tyrrell as Pastor St. Peter's, Barclay St., NYC
Lectures in Epiphany Parish Hall, NYC
Fr. John Bonnici Marriage is Sacred and Serious
Part 1: Marriage as a Covenant
Part 2: Marriage as a Sacrament
Fr. Thomas Keating, O.C.S.O. Centering Prayer
Dr. Dianne Traflet Spirituality and Social Justice
Part 1: The Forgotten Person
Part 2: The Fearful Person
Part 3: The Fulfilled Person
Part 4: The Compassionate Person
Sr. Carol Perry, S.U. The People of Advent
Part 1: Mary & Elizabeth
Part 2: Shepherds, Simeon & Anna, John the Baptist
The Catechism of the Catholic Church
This is an informal discussion among four NYC priests about their first impressions from reading the catechism. Fr. Joseph Baker, parochial vicar of St. John the Martyr Parish, is the host. The participants are Fr. Michael Dibble, Msgr. George Thompson, Msgr. Michael Wrenn, and Msgr. Walter Niebrzydowski.
Book 1: The Profession of Faith
Book 2:The Celebration of the Christian Mystery
Book 3: Life in Christ
Book 4: Christian Prayer
Come and See…Go and Tell: Evangelization Today
Part 1: Evangelization Today. An interview with Msgr. Francis Oliverio, Coordinator of the Office of Evangelization for the Archdiocese of NY.
Part 2: Evangelizing the Evangelizer. A discussion with Fr. Michael Dibble, Fr. Charles Murr, Fr. Christopher Marcynski,
and Msgr. Walter Niebrzydowski.
Part 3: Christ: The Medium and the Message. A continuation of the above discussion, concentrating on the centrality of Christ
as the focus of all evangelizing.
Part 4: Electronic Evangelization. An interview with Fr. Bob Bonnot, Vice-President for Religious Affairs for the Odyssey Channel.
Veterans of the Vineyard
Msgr. Walter Niebrzydowski interviews two senior priests, who are retired pastors but still actively engaged in ministry:
Msgr. John Considine and Msgr. Charles McManus.
Part 1: Career vs. Vocation. All through their diverse assignments in schools and parishes the priests never lost sight of their primordial call to be “other Christs” to all to whom they ministered.
Part 2: Change as a Challenge. The social, political, and technological changes of the century are reviewed regarding their influence on the laity and the spiritual and pastoral reactions of the clergy.
Part 3: Changes in the Church. The experiences of the priests in reacting to the changes in the Mass, sacraments, parish structure, role of the laity, and the dwindling number of clergy and religious.
Part 4: Looking Ahead. An exploration of their forecast for the new millennium and their testimony about facing their own frailty and death.
The Priest in Pictures
Three avid movie-going priests discuss their reactions about how priests are portrayed in film. Participants are Fr. Michael Dibble, Fr. Neil Graham, and Msgr. Walter Niebrzydowski.
Part 1: The Priest: Pet or Prophet?
Part 2: The Priest: Problem or Person?
The Fathers of the Church
Msgr. Walter Niebrzydowski interviews Fr. Boniface Ramsey, O.P., former Professor of Patristics at Immaculate Conception Seminary
at Seton Hall University, NJ.
Part 1: Patrology. An explanation of the field of Patrology, or Patristics, identifying the great figures, their mentality, context, language, and influence.
Part 2: Jesus as Savior. An exploration of early soteriology, the study of God’s saving action in Jesus.
Part 3: Patristic Spirituality. A consideration of the Fathers as mystics and mystagogues, Christian “gurus” adept at leading believers
along their journey to God.
Part 4: Patristic Prayer. An exposition of the Fathers’ interpretations of the biblical injunction to “pray always.”
Living Means Giving
Msgr. Walter Niebrzydowski interviews two priests and two laymen, who are actively involved in promoting the concept and practice of stewardship.
Part 1Msgr. Charles Kavanagh, Vicar for Development for the Archdiocese of New York.
Part 2: Msgr. John J. Bracken, Vicar for Temporalities for the Diocese of Brooklyn, NY
Part 3:Mr. Dan Henry, Director of Stewardship for the Diocese of Rockville Centre, NY
Part 4: A Discussion with Msgr. John Bracken, Mr. Dan Henry, and Mr. Matthew Paratore, National director, National Stewardship Council, Washington, DC.
Insight into Insight:
The Life and Legacy of Fr. Bernard Lonergan, SJ
Fr. Bernard Lonergan, S.J. (1904 – 1984) was a renowned Canadian philosopher and theologian, who taught at the Gregorian University in Rome, Harvard University, and Boston College. His two influential major works are Insight: A Study of Human Understanding and Method in Theology.
Msgr. Walter Niebrzydowski, a former student under Lonergan, interviews two Lonerganian scholars. Fr. Terry Tekippe is Professor of Theology at Notre Dame Seminary in New Orleans, LA. Msgr. Richard Liddy, former professor at Seton Hall University, is research fellow at Woodstock Theological Center.
Part 1: The Four Levels of Consciousness. An interview with Fr.Tekippe on the operations of human knowing: experiencing, understanding, judging, and deciding..
Part 2: Intellectual Conversion. A conversation with Msgr. Liddy on the influence of Plato, Newman, St. Thomas, and the empirical sciences on the early Lonergan.
Part 3: To Understand Understanding. A discussion with Fr. Tekippe and Msgr. Liddy about the questions that underlie Insight.
Part 4: The Science of Interiority. A continuation of the above discussion touching upon the themes of feelings, bias, authenticity, and responsibility to self and society.
Lonergan Conferences organized by Frank Braio, M.A., Ph.D.
1) Fordham University (January 8-9, 2000)
A Preface to the Economic Theory of Bernard Lonergan, S.J.
By Philip McShane, M.S.C., D. Phil. Oxon.
(N.B.: DVD Re-mastering of VHS tapes)
Part One: Initial Examples, Reflections, and Insights; New Variables (1:48)
Part Two: Developing and Diagramming Dynamic and Financial Implications (1:47)
Part Three: Developing and Diagramming Dynamic and Financial Implications, cont. (2:04)
Part Four: Developing and Diagramming Dynamic and Financial Implications, concl. (1:06)
Part Five: Structuring Micro-autonomy in an Historical, Global Methodical, Collaborative Context (1:48)
2) Fordham University (May 30, 2003)
The Functional Specialties, Cosmopolis, and Lonergan’s New Renaissance Project
Part One: Introductions, Citations, Family Business by Frank Braio (1:01:11)
Part Two: Fundamentalism by Lawrence Hundersmarck (29:07)
Part Three: The Functional Specialties and Lonergan’s “Economics” by Darlene O’Leary (1:35:33)
Part Four: Lonergan & Feynman: Opera Omnia by Philip McShane (2:09:31)
Part Five: Lonergan & Feynman—and Archimedes by Philip McShane (1:19:42)
Part Six: Living Chemicals: Reorienting the Life Sciences by Philip McShane (1:22:53)
Part Seven: Ecological Method and Recollecting a Thesis by Dick Lambert (1:22:26)
Part Eight: The Metaphysics and Dialectics of Lonergan’s “Insight” by Frank Braio (1:24:08)
Part Nine: Function by Philip McShane (39:32)
Part Ten:The Dialectics of Tonal Music—in Performance by Richard Vallis (1:45:13)
3) Epiphany Church Hall, NYC (August 11, 2006)
Towards Localizing & Globalizing Care:
On Human Development and Economics
Part One: Synchronicity and Authenticity by Joseph Wagenseller (53:15)
Part Two: Thomas Berry: Ecologian by Richard Lambert ( 57:28)
Part Three: Clean Energy: Ubiquity, Chronicity, Locality by Corey Kaup (56:40)
Part Four: Fundamentalism by Lawrence Hundersmarck ( 44:00)
Part Five: Industrial / Corporate Concern of Thomas Berry by Joanne O’Neill (1:07)
Part Six: Lonergan’s Casual Insights on Economics by Msgr. Richard Liddy (0:34)
Part Seven: Sector & Regression Analysis in Economics by Ahmed Eldahary (0:57)
Part Eight: Reason, Responsibility & Respect for Existence by Prof. K. Irani (0:46)
Dramatic Shows (29:00 each episode)
See the Light: Storytelling is the vehicle for presenting God as the Lightgiver, so that people might see what God has made and given us to share.
Joy in Hope: An amicable debate on questions about God, religion, money, and life.
In the Stars: Light from the stars is compared to the illumination of faith, which gives meaning and direction to life. Darkness signifies the incomprehensibility of mystery.
The Lighted Way: Storytelling is once again used to present the possibilities of God changing our lives, if we but invite Him into our hearts and world.
One Final Christmas: An elderly patient in a nursing home, telling her story to the nurse and physician, invites the viewer to reflect
on mortality and after-life.
A & V Don’t Match. Watching a floral designer creating his elaborate display, three friends off-camera engage in a rambling conversation about creativity and friends, light and life, faith and beauty.
Now the News…Maybe. The Good Samaritan Story is reported on an evening news program.
Top Floor Suite: The Parable of the Prodigal Son is retold in the guise of a news interview program investigating a possible corporate takeover.
To Tie Isn’t Bad. A football coach goes to confession and recounts how his overwhelming desire to win has ruined his life and relationships.
The Wally Wow Show: In this spoof of a TV talk show the insecure host and his two guests reveal their shallow values.
Cooking with Clod:The bumbling antics of the chef are punctuated by mini-meditations on sacramental elements.
Blah-Blah-Blah: A spoof of a TV talk show with Christian reflections on sexuality.
Shakespeare’s Search for Soul, Pt. 1: An exploration of the religious and spiritual dimensions of the dramatist’s works.
Shakespeare’s Search for Soul, Pt. 2: The conclusion of the playwright’s views on good and evil, death and destiny, human work and worth.
Award Winning Shows
Cooking with Clod Hometown Video Finalist Award
Communicator Award of Distinction
Priest: Pet or Prophet? Communicator Award Honorable Mention
To Understand Understanding Communicator Award Honorable Mention
Top Floor Suite Proclaim Award from the Catholic Communications Campaign
Joy in Hope Proclaim Award from the Catholic Communications Campaign
Pal Award from Paragon Cable TV
Shakespeare’s Search for Soul, Pt. 2Certificate of Merit from the Catholic Communications Campaign
Holy Land: Holy Words
To the accompaniment of meditative music a Scripture passage scrawls over the pertinent scenes of the Holy Land.
The vignettes vary from 2 to 8 minutes.
Program One (2 hrs.)
The Sea of Galilee, Pt.1 Mk 4: 12-17 (Land of Zabulun)
The Sea of Galilee, Pt. 2 Mk. 4: 18-22 (Fishers of Men)
Mount Tabor (Basilica of the Transfiguration) Lk 9:28-36 (Transfiguration)
Tabgha (Church of the Multiplication) Mk 6: 32-44 (Multiplication)
Capernaum (Chapel of the Beatitudes) Mt 5: 1-12 (Beatitudes)
Wadi El-Qelt (St. George Mon.) Mt 4 1-11 (Temptations)
Capernaum Synagogue & House of Peter) Mt 17: 24-27 (Temple Tax)
Mount Nebo Dt 34:1-8 (Death of Moses)
Ein Kerem (Church of Visitation) Lk 1: 39-56 (Visitation)
Mount Carmel (Al Muhraga Mon.) 1 Kgs 18: 18 ff. (Elijah)
Nazareth (the Synagogue) Lk 4: 16-21 (Jesus in the Synagogue)
Nazareth (Basilica of Annunciation) Lk 1: 26-38 (Annunciation)
Bethlehem (Basilica on Nativity) Lk 2: 1-20 (Nativity)
Nazareth (Churches of St. Gabriel & Joseph) Lk 1: 16-25 (Angel & Joseph)
Cana (Wedding Church) John 2:1-11 (Cana Wedding)
Jordan River (Baptismal Site) Mk 1: 1-5, 7-9 (John the Baptist)
Jerusalem (Bethesda) Jn 5: 1-9 (Paralytic)
Jerusalem (Pater Noster Church) Mt 7: 9-15 (Our Father)
Jerusalem (Church of St. Anne) Preface of Immaculate Conception
Jerusalem (Church of Assumption) Preface of the Assumption
Jerusalem (Gethsemane) Mt 26: 36-46 (Agony in the Garden)
Program Two (30:00): Jerusalem
The Way of the Cross
The Armenian Quarter
The Jewish Quarter
Produced by Peter Mann
Diocese of Rockville Centre
(2 programs on a single DVD)
Marriage Enrichment-Commitments Marriage-Crisis
Sexuality & Love Marriage Breakdown Today
Two in One Flesh The Pain of Marriage Loss
One Marriage, Many Marriages When Parents Break Up
Ends & Beginnings
Families Church & Marriage Crisis
Christian Marriage Today-I
Christian Marriage Today-II
Peter Mann Interviews
1)Thomas Berry Ewert Cousins
I-Global Spirituality 2) I-Christ in the Modern World
II-The Future of the Earth II-The Future of Catholic Spirituality
4) Anthony de Mello-- 3) The Soul’s Journey into God:
Spiritual Freedom St. Francis & St. Bonaventure
The Other Dimension 5) Peter Ellis-- Donald Gray
St. Paul The Contemporary Christ
6) Bernard Haring 7) Rosemary Haughton
I-Christ the Prophet Marriage & the Emerging Church I
II-Christ the Healer
9) Eugene Kennedy
8) Michael Himes Spirituality in the Space Age
I-Christ in History Dennis Regan
II-St. Augustine Discovering the East
10) Hans Kung 11) Felix Machado
Daniel Berrigan The Three Paths of Liberation
12) George Maloney 13) John McDermott
I-Inner Stillness The Cross & Resurrection
14) Julian Miller 15) Sebastian Moore
Spiritual Breakthrough I-God and the Heart
Basil Pennington II-The Crucified is No Stranger
Prayer & Spirituality
Adrian van Kaam Susan Muto
& Susan Muto 18) I-Spiritual Reading
16) I-Spirituality & Loneliness II-How to Pray
II-Discovering Self 19) I-The Way of Meditaltion
17) III-Spirituality & Mid-Life Crisis II-The Gift of Contemplation
20) Henry Nouwen 21) Anthony Padovano
I- Spirituality in An Age of Crises I-Christ in American Literature
II- The Compassionate Christ II-Thomas Merton
22) Edward Schillebeeckx David Steindl-Rast
Parts I & II 23) Christ & the New Age
24) I-Prayer and Prayers
II-Prayer & Gratefulness
Conversations on the Catechism
(Produced by the Archdiocese of New Orleans)
1) I Believe in God 2) The Mercy of God 3) The Eucharist
4) The Culture of Life 5) Love of Neighbor 6) Prayer
Interviews with Fr. Gerald O'Collins, SJ
(Produced by the Gregorian University Foundation)
1) Who is Jesus?