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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.
World Over - 2020-01-16 - Full Episode with Raymond Arroyo
REP. JIM SENSENBRENNER, US Congressman from Wisconsin and member of the House Judiciary Committee on the next step in the process of the impeachment of the President now that the articles of impeachment were brought to the US Senate this week. EDWARD PENTIN, Rome correspondent for The National Catholic Register reports on the Benedict XVI/Cardinal Robert Sarah book controversy and the latest news from the Vatican. THE PAPAL POSSE...FR. GERALD MURRAY, canon lawyer and priest of the Archdiocese of New York and ROBERT ROYAL, editor-in-chief of TheCatholicThing join us with in-depth analysis of the new book defending priestly celibacy by Cardinal Robert Sarah and Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI, the controversy surrounding it, Vatican-China relations, and the upcoming Apostolic Exhortation on the Amazon Synod.
World Over - 2020-01-09 - Full Episode with Raymond Arroyo
DR. WALID PHARES, national security and foreign policy expert on this week's Iranian missile attack on US occupied bases in Iraq. SEN. RAND PAUL (R-KY), junior US Senator from Kentucky weighs in on the US-Iran conflict and the current status of the impeachment of President Donald J. Trump. NINA SHEA, Director of the Center for Religious Liberty at The Hudson Institute on the recent rise in anti-Semitic attacks and the ongoing persecution of Christians all over the world. DR. MEG MEEKER, talks about the pressures and challenges faced by parents raising daughters and her new book, Raising A Strong Daughter in a Toxic Culture: 11 Steps to Keep Her Happy, Healthy and Safe.
World Over - 2019-12-25 - World Over Christmas Special for 2019!
World Over Christmas Special for 2019! Featuring Christmas favorites by the Dominican Sisters of Mary, the NOLA Players, plus classics from the legendary Johnny Mathis, Keely Smith, Frank Sinatra, Andy Williams, Jose Feliciano, and Aaron Neville.
World Over - 2019-12-19 - Full Episode with Raymond Arroyo
REP. KEVIN MCCARTHY (R-CA), House Minority Leader discusses the historic vote to impeach US President Donald J. Trump this week in the US House of Representatives. THE PAPAL POSSE, FR. GERALD MURRAY, canon lawyer and priest of the Archdiocese of New York and ROBERT ROYAL, editor-in-chief of TheCatholicThing join us to discuss the big news stories of 2019, Pope Francis' abolishment of the "Papal Secret" regarding sex abuse cases, and the World Over Person of the Year. MONICA FITZGIBBONS, president of Aim Higher Entertainment gives us her suggestions for great Christmas entertainment for the whole family, including Christmas with the Dominican Sisters of Mary, and Christmas in Harvard Square with the Boys of St. Paul's Choir School in Boston both airing this season on EWTN. GAVIN ASHENDEN, a former Anglican chaplain to Queen Elizabeth II of England talks about his decision to leave the Church of England to become Catholic.
World Over - 2019-12-12 - Full Episode with Raymond Arroyo
FR. TAD PACHOLCZYK, director of education for the National Catholic Bioethics Center on the latest news in the world of bioethics including new research on how birth control pills may adversely affect women’s health. KATHRYN LOPEZ, editor-at-large at National Review Online discusses new HHS rules regarding faith-based adoption and foster care as well as her new devotional, A Year with the Mystics. JENI STEPANEK, Ph.D., mother of poet and peace activist Mattie Stepanek talks about her son’s message of peace and his proposed cause for sainthood. MOST REV. ATHANASIUS SCHNEIDER, auxiliary Bishop from Kazakhstan discusses his recent book-length interview, Christus Vincit: Christ's Triumph Over the Darkness of the Age.
World Over - 2019-12-05 - Full Episode with Raymond Arroyo
RAYMOND ARROYO shares exclusive information on the postponement of the beatification of Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen. PHILIP LAWLER, author and editor or Catholic World News with analysis of the big stories of the week including the Vatican's postponement of the beatification of Archbishop Fulton Sheen and the resignation of Bishop Richard Malone of Buffalo, NY. STEVEN MOSHER, China expert and president of the Population Research Institute with analysis of the ongoing pro-democracy demonstrations in Hong Kong, the US condemnation of China's crackdown on religious minorities and the current status of the Catholic Church in China under the Vatican-China agreement. KEN JENNINGS, New York stage actor and star of the one-man play, The Gospel of John at The Sheen Center in New York City.
World Over - 2019-11-28 - Full Episode with Raymond Arroyo
SHANNON BREAM, chief legal correspondent and host of Fox News at Night discusses her career, faith and her recent memoir Finding the Bright Side: The Art of Chasing What Matters. MOST REV. DANIEL JENKY, Bishop of Peoria, Illinois on the return of the remains of Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen to his home diocese and how his cause of canonization will proceed (with Sheen's Beatification Mass now scheduled for December 21st). BONNIE ENGSTROM, mother of James Fulton Engstrom tells the story of how her son received the intercessory miracle that secured Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen's beatification. JEANNIE GAFFIGAN, wife, mother and, along with her husband Jim Gaffigan, half of one of the most successful comedy writing teams in history discusses how family and faith helped her survive a brain tumor and her recent memoir, When Life Gives You Pears.
World Over - 2019-11-21 - Full Episode with Raymond Arroyo
EDWARD PENTIN, Rome correspondent for the National Catholic Register with a report on the Vatican finance controversy. DR. BILL DONOHUE, president of The Catholic League discusses the Chick Fil A/Salvation Army controversy, and the recent spate of media attacks against the Catholic Church and it's handling of abuse cases. KARI BECKMAN, founder and Executive Director of Regina Caeli Academy, one of the fastest growing home school programs in the US. JENNIFER FULWILER, Catholic mom, author, radio host and stand up comedian on how her faith and laughter helped her cope with the loss of a loved one.
World Over - 2019-11-14 - Full Episode with Raymond Arroyo
REP. JIM SENSENBRENNER, US Congressman from Wisconsin and member of the House Judiciary Committee on the impeachment inquiry public hearings that began this week in Washington. MOST REV. JOSEPH STRICKLAND, Bishop of Tyler, TX discusses the highlights of the US Bishops' Fall Meeting that was held this week in Baltimore. LUKE GOODRICH, professor of law at the University of Utah and senior counsel at The Becket Fund talks about the increasing hostility to religious freedom in the US and his latest book, Free to Believe: The Battle Over Religious Liberty in America.
World Over - 2019-11-07 - Full Episode with Raymond Arroyo
DAVID LIMBAUGH, attorney and author of Guilty by Reason of Insanity discusses the impeachment inquiry gaining momentum in the US House of Representatives. MOST REV. SALVATORE CORDILEONE, Archbishop of San Francisco gives us a preview of the US Bishops’ Fall Meeting and a special, traditional Latin Mass he’ll be celebrating on November 16th at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in Washington, DC. MOST REV. ATHANASIUS SCHNEIDER, auxiliary Bishop from Kazakhstan joins us for PART II of his interview about his new book, Christus Vincit: Christ's Triumph Over the Darkness of the Age. GEORGE SCHWARTZ, CEO of Schwartz Investment Counsel and manager of Ave Maria Mutual Funds on the booming financial markets and morally responsible investing.
World Over - 2019-10-31 - Full Episode with Raymond Arroyo
THE PAPAL POSSE...FR. GERALD MURRAY, canon lawyer and priest of the Archdiocese of New York and ROBERT ROYAL, editor-in-chief of TheCatholicThing join us from Washington, DC for a complete recap of the Amazon Synod. MOST REV. ATHANASIUS SCHNEIDER, Auxiliary Bishop from Kazakhstan joins us to discuss his new book-length interview with Diane Montagna, Christus Vincit: Christ's Triumph Over the Darkness of the Age.
World Over - 2019-10-24 - Full Episode with Raymond Arroyo
ROBERT ROYAL, editor-in-chief of TheCatholicThing joins us from Rome with analysis of the latest developments from week three of the Amazon Synod. CARDINAL GERHARD MÜLLER, former prefect of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith joins us to talk about the what's happening at the Synod and his new book, Roman Encounters: The Unity of the Faith and the Holy See's Responsibility for the Universal Church, from EWTN Publishing. GEORGE WEIGEL, theologian, papal biographer and author talks about his new book, The Irony of Modern Catholic History: How the Church Rediscovered Itself and Challenged the Modern World to Reform.
World Over - 2019-10-17 - Full Episode with Raymond Arroyo
EDWARD PENTIN, Rome correspondent for The National Catholic Register reports on the latest news about controversial financial investigations at the Vatican. ROBERT ROYAL, editor-in-chief of TheCatholicThing joins us from Rome with analysis of the latest developments from Amazon Synod. DR. WALID PHARES, national security and foreign policy expert discusses the turmoil in Syria after the US announced a troop withdrawal earlier in October. LUKE GOODRICH, professor of law at the University of Utah and senior counsel at Becket discusses the proposal by some Democrats to strip churches of tax exempt status for failing to support same sex marriage and the threat presented to religious liberty by such proposals.
World Over - 2019-10-10 - Full Episode with Raymond Arroyo
THE PAPAL POSSE...FR. GERALD MURRAY, canon lawyer and priest of the Archdiocese of New York and ROBERT ROYAL, editor-in-chief of TheCatholicThing join us from Rome to discuss the Amazon Synod that began this week, the upcoming Canonization of Blessed Cardinal John Henry Newman, and much more. SHARON ROBINSON, daughter of Major League Baseball great and civil rights activist Jackie Robinson, talks about growing up with her famous father at the dawn of the civil rights movement and her new book, Child of the Dream: A Memoir of 1963.
World Over – 2019-10-03 – Full Episode with Raymond Arroyo
MOST REV. JOSEPH STRICKLAND, Bishop of Tyler, TX and MOST REV. MICHAEL SHERIDAN, Bishop of Colorado Springs, CO join us to discuss the controversy surrounding the upcoming Synod on the Amazon and the role of the Diocesan Bishop in defending the Gospel and protecting the Deposit of Faith. JEANNIE GAFFIGAN, wife, mother and along with her husband Jim Gaffigan, half of one of the most successful comedy teams in history joins us to discuss family, faith, overcoming a health crisis and her new memoir, When Life Gives You Pears. BILL MCGURN, former presidential speechwriter and now regular columnist at The Wall Street Journal joins us with analysis of the increasingly violent protests in Hong Kong and the House Democrats push for impeachment of the president.