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.
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.
World Over - 2019-09-26 - Full Episode with Raymond Arroyo
REP. JIM SENSENBRENNER, US Congressman from Wisconsin and member of the House Judiciary Committee on the impeachment inquiry launched by House Democrats this week against the President. SAM BROWNBACK, US Ambassador at Large for Religious Freedom at the State Department on the President’s historic UN address highlighting the problem of religious persecution. NILE GARDINER, director of the Margaret Thatcher Center for Freedom at the Heritage Foundation gives us an update on the state of BREXIT in the UK. DEAL HUDSON, editor of TheChristianLife.com discusses his new book, How to Keep from Losing Your Mind: Educating Yourself Classically for Survive Cultural Indoctrination.
World Over - 2019-09-19 - Full Episode with Raymond Arroyo
EDWARD PENTIN, Rome correspondent for The National Catholic Register reports on the latest Church news including the German bishops' apparent defiance of Rome on the subject of synodal process, Cardinal Pell's final appeal to overturn sex abuse convictions. MARY ANN GLENDON, professor of Law at Harvard University and recently appointed Chair of the US Commission on Unalienable Rights joins us to talk about the focus and the scope of the new commission and the role of "natural law" in protecting global human rights. DAMIAN THOMPSON, associate editor of The Spectator in the UK on Pope Francis comments on life imprisonment for criminals and the growing talk of schism in the lead-up to the October Synod on the Amazon.
World Over - 2019-09-12 - Full Episode with Raymond Arroyo
FR. GERALD MURRAY, canon lawyer and priest of the Archdiocese of New York and ROBERT ROYAL, editor-in-chief of The Catholic Thing.org analyze the Pope’s recent comments on his critics in America and around the world and take a look at the controversy surrounding the upcoming Synod on the Amazon Region set to begin in Rome next month. NADINE MAENZA, vice chair of the US Commission on International Religious Freedom discusses the Administration’s tough new rules limiting the number of refugees being admitted to the United States this year. RACHEL CAMPOS-DUFFY, FOX News contributor, Catholic mom of 9, and author of the new picture book for kids, Paloma Wants to Be Lady Freedom.
World Over – 2019-09-05 - Full Episode with Raymond Arroyo
PHILIP LAWLER, author and editor or Catholic World News with analysis of the big stories of the week including Theodore McCarrick’s renewed denials of accusations of sex abuse and the latest in the ongoing abuse crisis in the Catholic Diocese of Buffalo, NY. REP. SEAN DUFFY, US Congressman from Wisconsin discusses his decision to resign from Congress to focus on his family and caring for his soon-to-be-born special needs baby daughter…and the latest news from Washington, DC. NINA SHEA, Director of the Center for Religious Freedom at the Hudson Institute, talks about the desecration of churches in Europe and the situation in Hong Kong.