EWTN NEWS NIGHTLY

EWTN’s daily news and analysis program from Washington, DC,
EWTN News Nightly - Full Show: 2019-12-13
On "EWTN News Nightly" tonight: The Judiciary Committee approves impeachment charges against President Donald Trump. We have reports from Capitol Hill and the White house. Plus: Pope Francis celebrates 50 years in the priesthood. Fr. John Dardis tells us about some of his experiences with the Holy Father. Also: Archbishop Paglia, president of the Pontifical Academy for Life, is making headlines for remarks he made concerning assisted suicide. Fr. Thomas Petri, OP, STD, moral theologian and co-host of EWTN Radio’s "Church Alive," joins us with analysis. And a look back as Wyatt Goolsby says goodbye.
EWTN News Nightly - Full show: 2019-12-05
On "EWTN News Nightly" tonight: The House Judiciary Committee holds a marathon session ahead of a vote on the articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump. We have team coverage. Plus: A report in the Wall Street Journal is focusing on the pope's main charitable appeal. EWTN News’ Andrea Gagliarducci breaks down how the collection got started and where the money goes. Also: We take a closer look at the declining fertility rates in Denmark. Danish journalist Iben Thranholm joins us with analysis. And a look at a Christmas-themed establishment spreading cheer in our nation’s capital.
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EWTN News Nightly - 2019-12-10
On "EWTN News Nightly" tonight: Democrats unveil two impeachment charges against President Trump. We have reaction from the White House and Capitol Hill. Plus: In part two of our exclusive look at polling numbers for the 2020 election we examine how Catholic voters view the President. The Washington Examiner’s Tim Carney joins us with analysis. Also: U.S. Church leaders from Ohio and Michigan meet with Pope Francis. We have an update from Bishop Jeffrey Monforton of the Diocese of Steubenville, OH. And the Holy Father says God will always offer us comfort in his homily at the daily Mass at the Vatican.
EWTN News Nightly - 2019-12-09
On "EWTN News Nightly" tonight: We debut the results of an EWTN News collaboration with Real Clear Opinion Research polling Catholics and their attitudes leading to the 2020 presidential election. Plus: Democrats continue hearings in the impeachment investigation into President Donald Trump. We have an update. Also: Pope Francis appoints Cardinal Luis Antonio Tagle from the Philippines as the new head of one of the largest departments at the Vatican. The National Catholic Register’s Edward Pentin breaks down what is expected as he steps into this new role. And a look at how the Holy Father honored the Blessed Mother on the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception.
EWTN News Nightly - Full Show: 2019-12-06
On "EWTN News Nightly" tonight: New polls reveal Americans' attitude toward the impeachment of President Trump. We go inside the numbers. Plus: Vice President Mike Pence tells us about his Catholic upbringing and how the Trump administration is fighting for religious freedom. Also: Edward Condon of Catholic News Agency takes a closer look at the delay of the Beatification of Archbishop Fulton Sheen. And a look at the first American-born Christian Brother to be declared Blessed.
EWTN News Nightly - Full show: 2019-12-05
On "EWTN News Nightly" tonight: The House Judiciary Committee plans to hold a hearing next week as it moves forward with crafting articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump. The American Enterprise Institute’s Adam White, an expert on the U.S. Constitution, joins us with analysis. Plus: We talk with Vice President Mike Pence about the Trump administration’s pro-life measures in the first of a two-part interview. Also: The Community of Sant’Egidio’s Monica Attias tells us about an effort to help asylum-seekers integrate to life in Italy. And the Vatican unveils its Christmas decorations -- including a Christmas tree more than 80 feet tall.
EWTN News Nightly - Full show: 2019-12-04
On "EWTN News Nightly" tonight: Pope Francis accepts the resignation of Bishop Richard Malone from the Diocese of Buffalo following claims he mishandled clergy sexual abuse allegations. Siobhan O'Connor, the former executive assistant to the bishop, reacts to the news. Plus: Hearings continue in the impeachment investigation into President Donald Trump. We have an update on the testimony and what the President said about the hearings during his meeting with other world leaders in London. Also: U.S. bishops continue their visits to the Vatican to update Pope Francis on the state of their dioceses. Bishop Michael Burbidge from the Diocese of Arlington tells us what the American Church leaders are reporting to the Holy Father. And Vice President Mike Pence meets with faith leaders in Michigan. We have a preview of our sit-down interview with him.
EWTN News Nightly - 2019-12-03
On "EWTN News Nightly" tonight: President Donald Trump holds key meetings with world leaders in England. We have the latest on the NATO summit, including what the President says about growing conflicts and trade deals. Plus: The Supreme Court hears its first case on gun rights in nearly a decade. The Heritage Foundation’s Amy Swearer breaks down how the justices are responding. Also: Billy Atwell, the chief communications officer for the Diocese of Arlington, shares how Bishop Michael Burbidge is encouraging the faithful to further prayer this Advent. And we have new details in the nation’s largest rally for the unborn. A preview of the 2020 March for Life.
EWTN News Nightly - 2019-12-02
On "EWTN News Nightly" tonight: The House Judiciary Committee is taking up the impeachment investigation into President Donald Trump, who says he will not testify. We are at the White House with the latest. Plus: Catholic bishops in Germany begin a two-year process of reckoning and reform. Anian Christoph Wimmer, editor-in-chief of Catholic News Agency Deutsch, looks at why they may be on the road to schism with the Vatican. Also: Alexandre Havard, founder of the Virtuous Leadership Institute, shares his plan of inspiring greatness in others. DC International Advisory's Steve Yates examines why protests in Iran might be an opening for those who want to end the regime's nuclear weapons program. And a look at the White House and its decorations for the Christmas season.
EWTN News Nightly - Full show: 2019-11-27
On "EWTN News Nightly" tonight: President Donald Trump and his lawyers are invited to attend next week's judiciary hearing. Newsmax’s John Gizzi breaks down how the White House House is responding. Plus: Bishop Mark Brennan from the Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston is asking his predecessor to repay more than $700,000. This follows a series of alleged sexual and financial scandals involving the former bishop. Also: Joe Grogan, assistant to President Trump, is on the ground in Hungary for a conference on fighting Christian persecution. He tells us how the U.S. government is helping the faithful in the Middle East. And Msgr. John Enzler shares how Catholic Charities is bringing holiday meals to the homeless.
EWTN News Nightly - 2019-11-26
On "EWTN News Nightly" tonight: Former White House counsel Donald McGahn might be appearing before lawmakers in the impeachment investigation into President Trump. We have the latest. Plus: Pope Francis returns home from his two-nation trip to Asia. Catholic News Agnecy’s Hannah Brockhaus traveled with the Holy Father and gives us the highlights. Also: Religious freedom advocates gather in Budapest for a conference focused on protecting Christians from persecution. The National Catholic Register’s Edward Pentin explains why Hungary’s government is sponsoring this event. An update on how a Catholic order is helping those in Haiti still recovering from the devastating 2010 earthquake. And Rachel Bovard of the Conservative Partnership Institute examines how and why Google has been given access to health care data without patients' consent.
EWTN News Nightly - 2019-11-25
On "EWTN News Nightly" tonight: Pope Francis continues his trip to Japan and speaks out against nuclear weapons. Catholic News Agency’s Hannah Brockhaus is on the ground in Tokyo with a report. Plus: Hong Kong's pro-democracy candidates win in a landslide in local elections this weekend. Gordon Chang, author of “The Coming Collapse of China,” joins us with analysis. Also: The House, the Senate and the President are moving on to the next steps in the historic impeachment inquiry. Jay Caruso, managing editor for the Washington Examiner Magazine, breaks down what is to come. And the White House Christmas tree has arrived.
EWTN News Nightly - Full Show: 2019-11-22
On "EWTN News Nightly" tonight: The public hearings in the impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump are over. We look back at the testimony and ahead to what comes next. Plus: Pope Francis delivers a message of joy to Catholics in the majority Buddhist country of Thailand. Catholic News Agency’s Hannah Brockhaus is on the ground in Thailand with a report. Also: Chick-fil-A ends donations to three groups that oppose same-sex marriage. CEO of Christian Legal Society David Nanmo joins us with analysis on why the fast food giant made the decision. And Jem Sullivan, author of “The Beauty of Faith,” examines a 17th century depiction of St. Cecilia, patron saint of music, on her feast day.
EWTN News Nightly - Full show: 2019-11-21
On "EWTN News Nightly" tonight: Public hearings in the impeachment investigation into President Donald Trump wrap up today. We have analysis from Rep. Andy Biggs (R-AZ). Plus: Pope Francis spends a busy day in Thailand, including saying Mass in a stadium with an estimated 50,000 people. Fr. Bernardo Cervellera, editor-in-chief for AsiaNews, gives us a look at the Holy Father’s trip. Also: Democratic presidential hopefuls discuss abortion. What the candidates said during a debate last night in Atlanta. And the Vatican begins its preparations for the Christmas season. A look at the festivities in St. Peter’s Square.