WORLD OVER

Each week, Raymond Arroyo challenges viewers with important political and cultural reporting and analysis of a wide variety of topics of interest to Catholics and people of faith.
2021-07-23
GERHARD CARDINAL MÜLLER and RAYMOND CARDINAL BURKE, ROBERT ROYAL and FR. GERALD MURRAY
GERHARD CARDINAL MÜLLER, former prefect of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith (CDF), and RAYMOND CARDINAL BURKE, canon lawyer & former head of the Apostolic Signatura weigh in on the Pope's new Motu Proprio, Guardians of the Tradition (Traditionis Custodes). ROBERT ROYAL, editor-in-chief of TheCatholicThing.org, and FR. GERALD MURRAY, canon lawyer and priest of the Archdiocese of NY discuss Guardians of the Tradition (Traditionis Custodes) and how the new restrictions on the Traditional Latin Mass could affect Church unity.
2021-07-16
POPE FRANCIS' HEALTH, CUBANS DEMAND FREEDOM, POLITICS OVER PROFIT? THE "NONES",
EDWARD PENTIN, Rome correspondent for The National Catholic Register joins us with an update on Pope Francis's health after returning to the Vatican this week after his July 4 surgery. MIKE POMPEO, former US Secretary of State, now a Distinguished Fellow at The Hudson Institute, is here with analysis of the political unrest in Cuba and Haiti. RYAN BURGE, professor of political science at Eastern Illinois University and author discusses his new book, The Nones, about the decline in religious affiliation in America. DANIEL GRANT, co-founder and CEO of 2ndVote Advisors talks about ethical investing and the threat of "woke" capitalism.
2021-07-09
World Over - 2021-07-08 - Full Episode with Raymond Arroyo
ROBERT ROYAL, editor-in-chief of TheCatholicThing.org, joins us to discuss the latest news regarding Pope Francis' health, the Vatican's financial scandal and the indictments of 6 former Vatican officials for financial malfeasance. DR. ANTHONY OLIVA, general surgeon and regional director at The Catholic Medical Assocation gives us a doctor's perspective on Pope Francis' health following colon surgery performed this week. DECLAN GANLEY, Irish businessman and former candidate for EU Parliament discusses the recent crackdown on Chinese billionaire Jimmy Lai, the shuttering of his pro-democracy newspaper Apple Daily by the communist Chinese government. NOELLE MERING, editor of TheologyofHome.com talks about the push for so-called "critical race theory" in some US Catholic schools, and her new book, Awake, Not Woke: A Christian Response to the Cult of Progressive Ideology.
2021-07-02
World Over - 2021-07-01 - Full Episode with Raymond Arroyo
GARY SINISE, actor and philanthropist updates us on the 10th anniversary of The Gary Sinise Foundation and its work on behalf of US veterans and first responders. VICTORIA HUI, professor of political science the University of Notre Dame discusses the Communist Chinese government’s recent centenary celebrations, and China's ongoing crackdown on free speech and freedom of religion in Hong Kong and the mainland. Encore of our exclusive interview with JOSE FELICIANO, Grammy Award winning guitarist and singer, talking about his patriotic single, I'm America. Highlights of WORLD OVER classic interviews with American heroes, LT. GEN. HAL MOORE and ADMIRAL JEREMIAH DENTON.
2021-06-25
World Over - 2021-06-24 - Full Episode with Raymond Arroyo
ROBERT ROYAL, editor-in-chief of TheCatholicThing.org, and FR. GERALD MURRAY, canon lawyer and priest of the Archdiocese of NY discuss the USCCB's recent vote to prepare a teaching document on Catholics & Holy Communion. CHRISTOPHER BEDFORD, senior editor at The Federalist, discusses the increase in hate crimes committed against Catholics and Catholic institutions. FR. JOHN TRIGILIO & FR. KEN BRIGHENTI, host of EWTN's Web of Faith, discuss their new book Web of Faith: A Curious Catholic’s Answers to Theological Questions.
2021-06-18
World Over - 2021-06-17 - Full Episode with Raymond Arroyo
MOST REV. SALVATORE CORDILEONE, Archbishop of San Francisco, CA joins us with his perspective on this week's Spring Meeting of the US Conference of Catholic Bishops. PHILIP LAWLER, editor of Catholic World News and author of the new book Contagious Faith, is here with analysis of the Spring Meeting of the US Bishops' Conference. LEE HABEEB, host of Our American Stories and Executive Producer of a new film, The Streets Were My Father, a moving documentary on fathers and fatherlessness. DOMINIK ZAWADZKI, director of The Zabinski Foundation talks about the new documentary, Of Animals and Men, about his grandparent's efforts to save Jewish lives during World War II.
2021-06-11
World Over - 2021-06-10 - Full Episode with Raymond Arroyo
BILL DONOHUE, president of The Catholic League, previews his new report outlining President Joe Biden's policy positions that depart from Catholic teaching since the beginning of his presidency. GORDON CHANG, Asian affairs expert discusses US-China relations, the 32nd anniversary of the Tianenman Square massacre and much more. JIM NICHOLSON, former US Ambassador to the Holy See talks about the upcoming meeting between Pope Francis and President Biden, the "pride" flag controversy and more. FR. STEPHEN IMBARRATO, priest of the Archdiocese of the Archdiocese of Santa Fe and one of the organizers of The Men's March in defense of the unborn tells us about the event scheduled for June 12 in Washington, DC.
2021-06-04
World Over - 2021-06-03 - Full Episode with Raymond Arroyo
GEORGE CARDINAL PELL, discusses his new book, Prison Journal Volume 2: The State Court Rejects the Appeal. ROBERT ROYAL, editor-in-chief of TheCatholicThing.org, and FR. GERALD MURRAY, canon lawyer and priest of the Archdiocese of NY discuss the recent revisions to Canon Law announced by the Vatican. STEVEN MOSHER, president of the Population Research Institute is here with an update on the Chinese Communist government's recent arrest of a Catholic bishop, and the initiation of a THREE child policy to curb China's steep population decline. DAN PATRICK, Lieutenant Governor of Texas talks about the "heartbeat bill" signed into law recently by Governor Greg Abbott, the ongoing border crisis and much more.
2021-05-28
World Over - 2021-05-27 - Full Episode with Raymond Arroyo
BISHOP THOMAS PAPROCKI of Springfield, IL, discusses his recent show of support for the discussion of Eucharistic coherence at the upcoming USCCB Spring Meeting in June. ROBERT ROYAL, editor-in-chief of TheCatholicThing.org, FR. GERALD MURRAY, canon lawyer and priest of the Archdiocese of NY discuss the letter signed by many US bishops asking that Eucharistic coherence NOT be discussed at the USCCB Spring Meeting in June and provide in-depth analysis of other important Catholic news of the week. DAN PATRICK, Lieutenant Governor of Texas talks about the "heartbeat bill" signed into law last week by Governor Greg Abbott, the ongoing border crisis and much more.
2021-05-21
World Over - 2021-05-20 - Full Episode with Raymond Arroyo
CARTER SNEAD, professor of law at The University of Notre Dame discusses the decision by the US Supreme Court to hear oral arguments in a Mississippi abortion ban case, and what this may mean to the future of Roe v. Wade. REGGIE LITTLEJOHN, president of Women's Rights Without Frontiers, and New Jersey CONGRESSMAN CHRIS SMITH update us on the Congressional Hearing held in Washington this week..."China, Genocide and the Olympics". DEACON LARRY ONEY, of the Archdiocese of New Orleans and president of Hope & Purpose Ministries joins us to talk about their important initiatives helping farmers and schools in Africa. BRAD MINER, senior editor of The Catholic Thing, and author discusses the release of the THIRD edition his book, The Compleat Gentleman: The Modern Man's Guide to Chivalry.
2021-05-14
World Over - 2021-05-13 - Full Episode with Raymond Arroyo
CARDINAL GERHARD MULLER, former prefect of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith at the Vatican, and GEORGE WEIGEL, theologian and author of Not Forgotten, address the controversy over same-sex blessings in the Catholic Church in Germany, and the Vatican's new letter to the US Bishops regarding the treatment of Holy Communion & pro-abortion Catholic politicians. MOST REV. ROBERT VASA, bishop of Santa Rosa, CA and interim adviser to The Catholic Medical Association, examines the Biden Administration's redefinition of "sex", and how their new terminology MAY affect Catholic hospitals and health care. SOHRAB AHMARI, op-ed editor for The New York Post discusses his new book, The Unbroken Thread: Discovering the Wisdom of Tradition in an Age of Chaos. SAM BROWNBACK, former US Ambassador at Large for International Religious Freedom joins us to comment on the US State Department's newly released 2020 Report on International Religious Freedom.
2021-05-07
World Over - 2021-05-06 - Full Episode with Raymond Arroyo
FR. GERALD MURRAY, canon lawyer and priest of the Archdiocese of New York, and PATRICK BRENNAN, professor of law at Villanova University discuss the growing controversy over whether politicians and public figures who support and promote abortion should present themselves for Holy Communion. MOST REV. SALVATORE CORDILDEONE, Archbishop of San Francisco joins us to discuss his new pastoral letter, "Before I Formed You in the Womb I Knew You: A Pastoral Letter on the Human Dignity of the Unborn, Holy Communion and Catholics in Public Life." BOB and JEANNE BERNEY, the CEO and President of Picturehouse are here to talk about the theatrical RE-release of the acclaimed Marian film, Fatima, out in theaters May 7th.
2021-04-30
World Over - 2021-04-29 - Full Episode with Raymond Arroyo
WALID PHARES, Middle-east and US foreign policy expert joins us to discuss the planned US troop withdrawal from Iraq, the status of the nuclear deal with Iran and much more. ARTUR PAWLOWSKI, pastor of Street Church Ministries in Calgary, Alberta talks about the Canadian government's crackdown on his church community due to COVID19 safety regulations. ARMONDO ACOSTA, award-winning film director and screenwriters talks about his new film The Last Supper: The Living Tableau. CLARE ASQUITH, scholar and author of Shakespeare and the Resistance, discusses Shakespeare's works and how he might have used his art to comment on the religious and political issues of his day.
2021-04-23
World Over - 2021-04-22 - Full Episode with Raymond Arroyo
KEN STARR, former US Solicitor General discusses the Chauvin verdict, the Supreme Court, the Equality Act and his new book, Religious Liberty in Crisis: Exercising Your Faith in an Age of Uncertainty. MARC LITTLE, attorney and pastor of No Longer Bound Abortion & Miscarriage Recovery Ministry reflects on the verdict handed down this week against the police officer who killed George Floyd, and what is needed for healing in the black community and in America as a whole. BRIAN HARRISON, former HHS Chief of Staff BRIAN HARRISON is here with an update on the migration crisis at the US-Mexico border. EDWARD PENTIN, Rome correspondent for The National Catholic Register discusses his recent reports on the increased pressure on the Catholic Church to change its teaching on homosexuality, and the Vatican's continuing silence on human rights abuses in China. FR. ROBERT SIRICO, president of The Acton Institute, shares his thoughts on the cultural pressure on the Church to relax its teaching on sexual morality, and the ongoing incarceration of Catholic businessman Jimmy Lai by the Communist Chinese government.
2021-04-16
World Over - 2021-04-15 - Full Episode with Raymond Arroyo
REP. CHRIS SMITH (R-NJ), US Congressman from New Jersey and co-chair of the Congressional Pro-Life Caucus discusses the Biden Administration's plan to restore federal funding to Planned Parenthood. DR. STEPHEN SMITH, head of The Smith Center for Infectious Diseases and Urban Health discusses the latest COVID news including the controversial pause in distribution of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine. REV. EARL SMITH, former Chaplain at San Quentin State Prison in California and author of Death Row Chaplain shares his harrowing conversion story and discusses his work ministering to prisoners and professional athletes. PETER KREEFT, Ph.D., professor of philosophy at Boston College talks about his new book, How to Destroy Western Civilization and Other Ideas from the Cultural Abyss.