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.
2021-11-19 - USCCB FALL MEETING, EUCHARISTIC COHERENCE?, NEW BOOK!, BUILD BACK BETTER?
Nov 19, 2021
PHIL LAWLER, editor of Catholic World News shares his thoughts on this week's US Bishops' Fall Assembly in Baltimore. MOST REV. THOMAS PAPROCKI, Bishop of Springfield, Illinois shares his thoughts on this week's US Bishops' Fall Assembly in Baltimore, particularly the bishops' new teaching document on the Eucharist. BILL DONOHUE, president of The Catholic League discusses his new book, The Truth About Clergy Sexual Abuse. REP. CHRIS SMITH, US Congressman from New Jersey discusses the latest on the Biden Administration's 2 trillion dollar spending bill.
2021-11-12 - EUCHARISTIC COHERENCE, THE TRADITIONAL LATIN MASS, THE DYING CITIZEN, CELEBRATING 25 YEARS!
Nov 12, 2021
MOST REV. MICHAEL OLSON, Bishop of Fort Worth and member of the USCCB Committee on Doctrine talks with Raymond about next week's USCCB Fall Assembly and the draft document on Eucharistic Coherence that will be up for debate and a vote. MOST REV. SALVATORE CORDILEONE, Archbishop of San Francisco and member of the USCCB Canonical Affairs Committee discuss the upcoming USCCB Fall Assembly, the discussion of Eucharistic Coherence and the latest controversy over the status of the Traditional Latin Mass. VICTOR DAVIS HANSON, New York Times besteslling author and historian shares with us his new book, The Dying Citizen: How Progressive Elites, Tribalism, and Globalization Are Destroying the Idea of America. Our Silver Anniversary Celebration continues with special moments from some of the great actors & directors featured on The World Over with Raymond Arroyo over the past 25 years.
2021-11-05 - THE PAPAL POSSE, LINCOLN & DOUGLASS, 25 YEARS!
Nov 5, 2021
ROBERT ROYAL, editor-in-chief of TheCatholicThing.org, and FR. GERALD MURRAY, canon lawyer and priest of the Archdiocese of NY join us with analysis of the big news of the week, including Pope Francis' recent meeting with US President Joe Biden...did the pro-choice President get a pass on Holy Communion? BRIAN KILMEADE, New York Times bestselling author and FOX News host talks about his new book, The President and the Freedom Fighter: Abraham Lincoln, Frederick Douglass, and Their Battle to Save America's Soul. Our 25th Anniversary Celebration continues with special moments from some of the fantastic authors featured on The World Over with Raymond Arroyo.
2021-10-29 - THE WORLD OVER 25th ANNIVERSARY SPECIAL
Oct 29, 2021
Join us for a trip down memory lane as we celebrate 25 years of The World Over with Raymond Arroyo. We share some incredible moments from the last quarter century including Raymond's interviews with popes, presidents and some amazing talents...PLUS his very first appearance on EWTN.
2021-10-22 - SYNODALITY!, DEATH ROW CHAPLAIN, REBUILDING AFTER IDA, GOD'S NOT DEAD
Oct 22, 2021
GERHARD CARDINAL M√úLLER, former prefect of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith at the Vatican shares his thoughts on the German "Synodal Path" and the Vatican's Synod on Synodality. REV. EARL SMITH, former Chaplain at San Quentin State Prison in California and author of Death Row Chaplain discusses his ministry to prisoners and professional athletes and the challenges facing young men in today's culture. ROSIE KENDRICK, principal of St. Stephen Catholic School in New Orleans updates us on the progress of rebuilding her school after Hurricane Ida. DAVID A.R. WHITE and ANTONIO SABATO, JR, both actors and producers, join us with a preview of their new movie, God's Not Dead: We the People.
2021-10-15 - THE SYNOD BEGINS!, THE POPE & PELOSI, SIGNED, SEALED, DELIVERED
Oct 15, 2021
ROBERT ROYAL, editor-in-chief of TheCatholicThing.org, and FR. GERALD MURRAY, canon lawyer and priest of the Archdiocese of NY discuss The Synod on Synodality that opened this week in Rome, and a high profile Anglican bishop becomes Catholic. MOST REV. SALVATORE CORDILEONE, Archbishop of San Francisco, CA discusses the recent meeting and photo op between Pope Francis and Nancy Pelosi...and how it affects the US Bishops' pro-life efforts. MARTHA WILLIAMSON, the former executive producer and head writer of Touched by an Angel on her newest family film in the Signed, Sealed, Delivered series for the Hallmark Channel.
2021-10-08 - SWISS GUARDS RESIGN, CHINA EYES TAIWAN, REAL LITURGICAL RENEWAL, A WORLD OVER SYNOD!
Oct 8, 2021
EDWARD PENTIN, Rome correspondent for The National Catholic Register reports from Rome on the resignations of Swiss Guard members due to the Vatican's vaccine mandate, an unexpected twist in a Vatican sex abuse trial, and the "Synodal Path" in Germany hits a dead end. STEVEN MOSHER, president of the Population Research Institute is here with an update on the Chinese Communist government's increased pressure on Taiwan. BISHOP ATHANASIUS SCHNEIDER of Kazakhstan weighs in on the Synod and previews his new book, The Catholic Mass: Steps to Restore the Centrality of God in the Liturgy. The World Over with Raymond Arroyo wants to hear from YOU! What are the top FIVE issues that YOU would like the Vatican's Synod to consider. Send them to us...@WorldOverLive on TWITTER...or EMAIL them to worldover@ewtn.com.
2021-10-01 - CHAOS AT THE BORDER, FAKE THEOLOGY?, CHALLENGING MANDATES IN COURT, A CHORAL CHRISTMAS
Oct 1, 2021
KEN CUCCINELLI, former Acting Deputy Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security discusses the migration/refugee crisis at the US border. Will the White House rein in the chaos? DR. JANET SMITH, moral theologian discusses the rise of theological arguments being used to persuade people of faith to accept COVID vaccinations. Sound theology, or emotional manipulation? GREGORY ERICKSON, Minnesota attorney discusses his case representing nearly 200 health care workers suing to challenge the state's vaccine mandate. Can these mandates stand up to legal scrutiny? MANUEL VAZ GUEDES, singer/seminarian shares a beautiful new CD of sacred music, Sancta Vox: Christmas Matins from Bavaria, sung by the Seminarians of Saint Peter Wigratzbad in Germany.
2021-09-24 - THE VATICAN'S "GREEN PASS", ROE v. WADE UNDER SCRUTINY, HENRIE DIRECTS!, MARCH FOR THE MARTYRS
Sep 24, 2021
CHAD PECKNOLD, professor of theology at The Catholic University of America with analysis of the Vatican's vaccine mandate, Nancy Pelosi's clash with Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone over abortion, and Pope Francis' ongoing thoughts on the worldwide Synod of Bishops. DORINDA BORDLEE, senior counsel of the Bioethics Defense Fund discusses the landmark Mississippi abortion ban going before the US Supreme Court in December. Could Roe vs. Wade be eventually overturned? DAVID HENRIE, actor-producer-director talks about his faith, how Pope Francis predicted a great blessing for his family, and directing his newest film, This Is the Year. GIA CHACON, human rights activist and founder of For the Martyrs joins us to discuss the worldwide persecution of Christians and the March for the Martyrs in Washington, DC on September 25th.
2021-09-17 - THE PAPAL POSSE, HARMEET DHILLON, JESSE WATTERS
Sep 17, 2021
The Papal Posse...ROBERT ROYAL, editor-in-chief of TheCatholicThing.org, and FR. GERALD MURRAY, canon lawyer and priest of the Archdiocese of NY on tonight's World Over with analysis of Pope Francis' comments on being pastoral NOT political when administering Communion, the presence of "vaccine deniers" in the College of Cardinals and much more. . HARMEET DHILLON, attorney with The Center for American Liberty joins us on the World Over to respond to the Biden Administration's push for vaccine mandates...and whether such mandates forced on the American people are legal...or even constitutional. JESSE WATTERS, FOX News host and New York Times best selling author joins Raymond on the World Over to share his modestly titled new book, How I Saved the World.
2021-09-10 - TEXAS "HEARTBEAT" LAW, PRO-ABORTION CATHOLIC POLITICIANS, THE ASSAULT ON THE TLM, THE AFTEMATH OF IDA, 9/11...20 YEARS LATER
Sep 10, 2021
DAN PATRICK, Lt. Governor of the State of Texas discusses the intense backlash to the state's newly enacted restrictions on abortion. DAMIAN THOMPSON, associate editor of The Spectator talks about the ongoing assault on the Traditional Latin Mass, and previews the 2023 Synod of Bishops. STEVE SCALISE, Congressman from the State of Louisiana discusses the aftermath of Hurricane Ida and whether the new Infrasctructure Bill in Congress will do enough to address the damage to the state. FR. CHRISTOPHER NALTY, pastor of Good Shepherd/St. Stephen Catholic Church in New Orleans updates us on the hurricane damage to St. Stephen Catholic School and how students and parishioners are coping. A remembrance of the terrorist attacks on 9/11 as we approach the 20th anniverary of that terrible day.
2021-09-03 - HARRY CONNICK JR., WENDELL PIERCE, JAMES CARVILLE & MARY MATALIN
Sep 3, 2021
HARRY CONNICK JR., award winning singer-songwriter and performer talks about life during lockdown & his recent album of sacred songs, Alone with My Faith. WENDELL PIERCE, actor, native New Orleanian discusses his memoir, The Wind in the Reeds: A Storm, A Play, and the City That Would Not Be Broken. JAMES CARVILLE & MARY MATALIN, political power couple discuss, faith, politics, and their book, Love & War: Twenty Years, Three Presidents, Two Daughters and One Louisiana Home.
2021-08-27 - REMEMBERING FATHER NEUHAUS, DION SINGS THE BLUES
Aug 27, 2021
FR. RICHARD JOHN NEUHAUS, the late, founding editor of First Things, from a June 2002 episode of The World Over discusses the clergy sex abuse crisis and his book, As I Lay Dying. DION DiMUCCI, singer-songwriter and member of the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame talks about his life, career and most recent album, Blues With Friends.
2021-08-20 - WALID PHARES, MOST REV. DONALD DEGROOD, FR. TAD PACHOLCZYK
Aug 20, 2021
WALID PHARES, National Security and foreign policy expert joins us to discuss the takeover of Afghanistan by the Taliban in the wake of the US troop withdrawal. MOST REV. DONALD DEGROOD, bishop of Sioux Falls, SD on the controversial issue of religious exemptions from COVID vaccinations. FR. TAD PACHOLCZYK, director of education for the National Catholic Bioethics Center on the ethics of vaccination mandates.
2021-08-13 - RELIGIOUS EXEMPTIONS FOR COVID VACCINES, EWTN's 40th ANNIVERSARY, MORALLY RESPONSIBLE INVESTING
Aug 13, 2021
PHILIP LAWLER, editor of Catholic World News and author of Contagious Faith, and FR. ROBERT SIRICO, president of The Acton Institute discuss the controversy over religious exemptions from COVID vaccinations, the murder of a Catholic priest in France, and the big news stories of the week. RAYMOND ARROYO takes a look back at Mother Angelica & 40 years of EWTN to commemorate the network's 40th Anniversary on August 15th. GEORGE SCHWARTZ, CEO of Schwartz Investment Counsel and manager of Ave Maria Mutual Funds on the current state of the US economy & morally responsible investing.
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