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.
World Over - 2021-04-08 - Full Episode with Raymond Arroyo
ROBERT ROYAL, editor-in-chief of The Catholic Thing.org and FR. GERALD MURRAY, canon lawyer and priest of the Archdiocese of New York discuss the latest Catholic news of the week, particularly the recent crackdowns on Masses and church services due to COVID restrictions. TOM CARROLL, superintendent of schools & secretary of education for the Archdiocese of Boston disucsses the state of Catholic eduction as the pandemic continues to curtail attendance at public schools. BISHOP JOSEPH STRICKLAND, of the Diocese of Tyler, Texas and KARI BECKMAN, founder of Regina Caeli Academy discuss the purpose and goals of Veritatis Splendor, a new Catholic center being built in East Texas.
World Over - 2021-04-02 - Full Episode with Raymond Arroyo
MIKE POMPEO, former US Secretary of State under President Trump joins us to discuss the growing humanitarian crisis and lawlessness at the US-Mexico border, the World Health Organization's findings on the origins of COVID and much more. SHANNON BREAM, host of FOX News @ Night talks about her brand-new book, The Women of the Bible Speak. DAVID ALTON, member of the UK House of Lords joins us to talk about the sanctions placed on him and 4 other members of the UK Parliament by the Communist Chinese government for speaking out against human rights abuses in China. DECLAN GANLEY, Irish entrepreneur and former candidate for EU Parliament discusses the recent criminalization of the public celebration of the Roman Catholic Mass in Ireland due to COVID19. FR. PETER VASKO, O.F.M., President of The Franciscan Foundation for the Holy Land with Stations of the Cross from the Holy Land.
World Over - 2021-03-25 - Full Episode with Raymond Arroyo
CARDINAL RAYMOND L. BURKE, canon lawyer & former head of the Apostolic Signatura (the Vatican's high court) discusses the ongoing controversy over the Vatican's rejection of the possibility of blessing same sex unions. ROMA DOWNEY & MARK BURNETT, Hollywood movie producers talk about their new film, Resurrection. BRIAN HARRISON, former Chief of Staff for the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, discusses the state of the migration crisis at the US southern border.
World Over - 2021-03-18 - Full Episode with Raymond Arroyo
GERHARD CARDINAL MÜLLER, former head of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith (CDF) discusses the recent Vatican pronouncement on blessing same sex unions, and restrictions placed on the celebration of Masses inside St. Peter's Basilica. Highlights from Raymond Arroyo's special, virtual book signing of The Thief Who Stole Heaven hosted by EWTN's Doug Keck. MARY RICE HASSON, attorney and Director of the Catholic Women's Forum joins us with an update on the status of The Equality Act in the US Senate.
World Over - 2021-03-11 - Full Episode with Raymond Arroyo
HARRY CONNICK, JR., award winning singer-songwriter and performer talks about life during lockdown his new album of sacred songs, Alone with My Faith. NINA SHEA, director of The Center for Religious Freedom at The Hudson Institute joins us with a recap of the Pope's visit to Iraq, and an update on the ongoing crackdown on religious freedom by the Communist Chinese government. GARY SINISE, actor & philanthropist discusses the work of his Foundation to help our nation's veterans and first responders.
World Over - 2021-03-04 - Full Episode with Raymond Arroyo
REP. CHRIS SMITH (R-NJ), US Congressman from New Jersey talks about the status & contents of a COVID19 relief bill under development in Congress. FR. TAD PACHOLCZYK, director of education at The National Catholic Bioethics Center discusses the ethical issues and concerns surrounding a new COVID19 vaccine. EDWARD PENTIN, Rome correspondent for The National Catholic Register and FR. BENEDICT KIELY, founder or Nasarean.org, join us for a preview of Pope Francis's Apostolic Visit to Iraq. MEGHAN COX GURDON, book critic at The Wall Street Journal shares her thoughts on the cancel culture and its most recent victim, the stories of Dr. Seuss.
World Over - 2021-02-25 - 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 New York join us with analysis of the big stories of the week in Catholic news, including the resignation of Cardinal Robert Sarah as Prefect of the Congregation for Divine Worship and the Discipline of the Sacraments. RYAN T. ANDERSON, president of The Ethics & Public Policy Center in Washington, DC discusses "The Equality Act" legislation being considered in Congress and its potential impact on civil rights here in the US if passed into law. AYAAN HIRSI ALI, research fellow at The Hudson Institute discusses her new book, Prey: Immigration, Islam, and the Erosion of Women's Rights
World Over - 2021-02-18 - Full Episode with Raymond Arroyo
GEORGE WEIGEL, theologian & biographer of John Paul II discusses new rules in China for the appointment of bishops and managment of clergy, and his brand new book, Not Forgotten: Elegies For, and Reminiscences Of, a Diverse Cast of Characters, Most of Them Admirable. BILL DONOHUE, president of The Catholic League with his take on President Biden's relaunched White House Office of Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships. MARK KRIKORIAN, director of The Center for Immigration Studies talks about the President's proposed new legislation on immigration reform. MARY HASSON, attorney and fellow at The Ethics & Public Policy Center on how the focus on gender ideology is affecting our children and society.
World Over - 2021-02-11 - Full Episode with Raymond Arroyo
STEVEN MOSHER, Asia expert, president of The Population Research Institute, and author of Bully of Asia discusses the state of US-China relations in the new Biden Administration, and the result of The World Health Organization's (WHO) investigation of the origin of COVID-19. DR. ALVEDA KING niece of Dr. Martin Luther King, Director of Civil Rights for the Unborn at Priests for Life discusses the cancel culture that has come to Catholic universities. FR. WILFRED EMEH, native of Cameroon and currently associate pastor of St. Agnes Parish in West Chester, PA on the ongoing violence in Cameroon and state of the Church there. DR. LIZ LEV, art historian and author of How Catholic Art Saved the Faith, talks about the Year of Dante celebrations in Italy, and the effect COVID-19 shutdowns are having on Rome's museums.
World Over - 2021-02-04 - Full Show with Raymond Arroyo
KEN CUCCINELLI, former Acting Deputy Secretary of the, Department of Homeland Security, now Visiting Fellow at The Heritage Foundation discusses the Biden administration's recent actions on immigration reform. MOST REV. SALVATORE CORDILEONE, Archbishop of San Francisco updates us on his ongoing efforts to get Catholics back to Mass despite COVID lockdowns, and the controversy brewing between pro-abortion Catholic politicians & the Church. KATHY MEARS, Acting President of The National Catholic Education Association and pediatrician and author DR. MEG MEEKER talk about the effects of the pandemic on the education and well-being of students. DR. RALPH MARTIN, president of Renewal Ministries an Director of Graduate Programs at Sacred Heart Seminary in Detroit discusses his new book, A Church in Crisis: Pathways Forward.
World Over - 2021-01-28 - Full Episode with Raymond Arroyo
ROBERT ROYAL, editor-in-chief of TheCatholicThing.org and visiting fellow at Thomas More College discusses President Joe Biden's Catholicism and how it may, or may not be, influencing his administration's policies. ALEXANDRA DeSANCTIS, journalist and staff writer at National Review and NOELLE MERING, columnist and author of the upcoming book Awake, Not Woke analyze a few of the executive orders coming out of the Biden White House, particularly those pertaining to the life, culture and women's issues. CHRIS CHMIELENSKI, Deputy Director of NumbersUSA Education & Research Foundation joins us with an update us on the state of immigration reform.
World Over – 2021-01-21 – Full Episode with Raymond Arroyo
MATT SCHLAPP, chairman of The American Conservative Union discusses this week's Inauguration of President Joseph Biden, the end of the Trump presidency, and how Biden's Catholicism may influence his presidency. DAN LIPINSKI, former US Congressman from Illinois and former co-chair of the Congressional Pro-Life Caucus, and MARJORIE DANNENFELSER, president of The Susan B. Anthony List discuss the future of the pro-life cause under the Biden Administration. NINA SHEA, director of The Center for Religious Freedom at The Hudson Institute, joins us with an update us on religious persecution in Africa
World Over - 2021-01-14 - Full Episode with Raymond Arroyo
SOHRAB AHMARI, op-ed editor for The New York Post, and CHAD PECKNOLD, columnist for First Things and professor of theology at Catholic University of America, discuss what is needed for social and political healing in the wake of last week's rioting at the US Capitol in Washington, DC. GARY KRUPP, founder of Pave the Way Foundation, discusses last week's Washington rioting and whether the numerous comparisons by some in the media to Nazi Germany are apt, or irresponsible. FR. TAD PACHOLCZYK, Ph.D, neuroscientist & director of education at the National Catholic Bioethics Center discusses the ethical profiles of the newly released COVID19 vaccines.
World Over - 2021-01-07 - Full Episode with Raymond Arroyo
BILL DONOHUE, president of The Catholic League and FR. ROBERT SIRICO, president of The Acton Institute share their thoughts on the violence that transpired this week by protesters in Washington, DC at the US Capitol. EDWARD PENTIN, Rome correspondent for The National Catholic Register and author of The Next Pope, reports on the latest news from Rome, including the controversy over Vatican financial transfers to the church in Australia. DAMIAN THOMPSON, associate editor of The Spectator in the UK on the societal effects of the COVID lockdowns being imposed in England and Scotland. STEVEN MOSHER, Asia expert and president of The Population Research Institute on state of US-China relations as we approach a new presidential administration, the ongoing crackdown on Hong Kong by Communist China and the increased persecution faced by Chinese Christians and religious minorities.