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 - 2020-04-02 - Full Episode with Raymond Arroyo
DR. JANET SMITH, moral theologian on organizing an open letter asking the US Bishops to reopen churches and restore the Sacraments during the coronavirus pandemic. FR. STEPHEN HAMILTON, pastor of St. Monica's Catholic Church in Oklahoma talks about the drive-up masses he has been celebrating for his parishioners. REP. BRYAN STEIL, US Congressman from Wisconsin talks about the questionable appropriations contained in the 2.2 TRILLION economic stimulus package that purports to address the coronavirus pandemic. ANGIE THOMAS, attorney and associate director of Louisiana Right to Life discusses the case of the Shreveport abortion clinic that is defying a government order to temporarily close during the pandemic. DR. MEG MEEKER, pediatrician, author and parenting expert on how to talk to your kids about the coronavirus pandemic and how to keep the peace within the family while everyone is working and living at home.
World Over - 2020-03-26 - Full Episode with Raymond Arroyo
LARRY KUDLOW, chief economic advisor to President Donald Trump talks about the administration's economic vision for coping with the Coronavirus pandemic. MOST REV. STEVEN J. RAICA, the newly named Bishop-designate of Birmingham, AL talks about his appointment by Pope Francis as the fifth Bishop of Birmingham and his vision for the diocese, which is home to EWTN. MOST REV. JOSEPH STRICKLAND, Bishop of Tyler, TX discusses how he is leading and ministering to the people of his diocese during the pandemic. FR. BJORN LUNDBERG, pastor of Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic Church in Winchester, VA talks about how parish priests are finding innovative new ways to reach parishioners when the sacraments have been temporarily suspended. EDWARD PENTIN, Rome correspondent for The National Catholic Register reports from Rome on how the coronavirus pandemic has affected business and everyday life in the city and at the Vatican.
World Over - 2020-03-19 - Full Episode with Raymond Arroyo
MOST REV. MICHAEL BURBIDGE, Bishop of Arlington, Virginia updates us on what he and the US Bishops are doing to safeguard parishioners from the coronavirus outbreak. FR. GERALD MURRAY, pastor of the Church of the Holy Family in New York City tells us how he is managing his parish despite being in self quarantine after being exposed to the coronavirus. DR. RAY GUARENDI, EWTN Radio host and author of Raising Upright Kids in an Upside Down World offers some advice to parents on how to manage family and maintain sanity during the pandemic. NICHOLAS Di iorio, Community Engagement Officer at New York City Relief on their work serving those who struggle with homelessness.
World Over - 2020-03-12 - Full Episode with Raymond Arroyo
STEVE FORBES, chairman and editor-in-chief of Forbes Media discusses the impact of the coronavirus on the US economy and shares his thoughts on the 2020 presidential race. MICHAEL HORBERG, M.D., infectious disease specialist at Kaiser Permanente in Washington, DC separates coronavirus fact from fiction and shares tips on how to best prevent contracting the virus. NINA SHEA, director of the Center for Religious Freedom at the Hudson Institute, and FATHER JOSEPH FIDELIS, a priest of the Catholic Diocese of Maiduguri in Nigeria update us on the religious persecution that some are calling a religious genocide currently underway in Nigeria. JOHN RHYS-DAVIES, Welsh actor and star of such films as Raiders of the Lost Ark and the Lord of the Rings Trilogy discusses his role in the new film, I Am Patrick: The Patron Saint of Ireland.
World Over - 2020-03-05 - Full Episode with Raymond Arroyo
STEVEN MOSHER, China expert and president of the Population Research Institute with analysis of the current status of the Catholic Church in China under the Vatican-China agreement, and the recent attacks on retired Hong Kong Bishop, Cardinal Joseph Zen for his outspoken opposition to the agreement. GARY KRUPP, president of the Pave The Way Foundation discusses the recent opening of the Vatican's archives on the pontificate of WWII era Pope Pius XII. KATRINA JACKSON, attorney, pro-life Democrat and Louisiana State Senator discusses her sponsorship of pro-life legislation aiming to protect the health of women and the unborn that is at the center of an abortion case being heard by the US Supreme Court. FR. WILLIAM SAUNDERS , priest of the Diocese of Arlington, VA and author of the new book, Celebrating a Holy Catholic Easter: A Guide to the Customs and Devotions of Lent and the Season of Christ's Resurrection.
World Over - 2020-02-27 - Full Episode with Raymond Arroyo
DEMARIO DAVIS, linebacker for the NFL’s New Orleans Saints talks about his career in football, his Christian faith and his work on behalf of criminal justice reform. ROBERT ARTIGO, Author of Black and Pro-Life in America: The Incarceration and Exoneration of Walter B. Hoye and Pastor Walter B. Hoye join us to discuss the book and Pastor Hoye’s experience in jail and the personal events that led him to be such a strong advocate for life. 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 book, Child of the Dream: A Memoir of 1963. DEVON FRANKLIN, author and Christian movie producer talks about his new faith-based film, Breakthrough, now available on Blu-ray and DVD.
World Over - 2020-02-20 - Full Episode with Raymond Arroyo
SAM BROWNBACK, US Ambassador at Large for Religious Freedom at the State Department on newly formed International Religious Freedom Alliance. KEN CUCCINELLI, Deputy Secretary for the Department of Homeland Security, discusses new rules governing immigrant visas and updates us on how the administration is dealing with the coronavirus outbreak. DR. MEG MEEKER, talks about the pressures and challenges faced by parents raising daughters and her latest book, Raising A Strong Daughter in a Toxic Culture: 11 Steps to Keep Her Happy, Healthy and Safe.
World Over - 2020-02-13 - Full Episode with Raymond Arroyo
The Papal Posse, Robert Royal and Father Gerald Murray, are here with in depth analysis of Pope Francis’ Apostolic Exhortation on the Amazon Synod released this week. Joseph Cardinal Zen, Bishop Emeritus of Hong Kong discusses stricter new rules imposed on Churches by the Communist Chinese government to further restrict religious freedom in China.
World Over - 2020-02-06 - Full Episode with Raymond Arroyo
BILL MCGURN, columnist at The Wall Street Journal joins us with analysis of the acquittal of President Trump, the State of the Union Address and the ever increasing bi-partisan tensions here in Washington, DC. TRISTAN AZBEJ, Hungary's National Secretary for Aid to Persecuted Christians on what Hungary is doing to protect religious freedom. A special tribute to the late MARY HIGGINS CLARK, The New York Times bestselling novelist who passed away recently at 92 years of age. An encore presentation of a 2013 World Over interview.
World Over - 2020-01-30 - Full Episode with Raymond Arroyo
MIKE POMPEO, US Secretary of State discusses the Trump administration's proposed roadmap for peace in the Middle East in an exclusive interview. DR. WALID PHARES, national security and foreign policy expert on the pros and cons of the new Middle East peace proposal. JOE DiGENOVA, former US Attorney for the District of Columbia with analysis of the impeachment trial of President Trump in the US Senate. JEANNE MANCINI, president of the March for Life talks about the impact of President Trump's historic, pro-life speech at last week's March on the National Mall.
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.