May 2006 Franciscan University Presents. Television show as seen on EWTN. The story of Mother Angelica’s life is one of miracles. Born into dire circumstances and abandoned by her father, she would go on to launch a Catholic cable network at age 58 with diabetes, a bloated heart, a twisted spine, two lame legs, and $200 in the bank. Raymond Arroyo, author of a biography of Mother Angelica and lead anchor at EWTNews, joins the panel to discuss the amazing life of EWTN’s foundress. Available on DVD.