The 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.
2022-01-21 - THE CARDINAL'S RECOVERY, PAPAL POSSE!, PROTECTING LIFE
THE CARDINAL'S RECOVERY 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 restrictions on the Traditional Latin Mass, their COVID vaccination mandate, and his own recovery from COVID 19. PAPAL POSSE! ROBERT ROYAL, editor-in-chief of TheCatholicThing.org, and FR. GERALD MURRAY, canon lawyer and priest of the Archdiocese of NY react to the interview with Cardinal Burke, analyze the big news of the week, and reflect on the legacy of the late ALICE VON HILDEBRAND. PROTECTING LIFE DR. NEIL SHAH, physician and candidate for Governor of Minnesota on why he is pro-life, and why support of the pro-life cause is vital to the health of the nation.
2022-01-14 - SCOTUS VAX RULING, REPORTING FROM ROME, VATICAN INSIDER, NEW NOVEL!, ENDYMION 2022!
THOMAS DUPREE, Washington, DC attorney and expert on Appellate and Constitutional Law discusses the state of arguments currently before the US Supreme Court on vaccine mandates. EDWARD PENTIN, Rome correspondent for The National Catholic Register reports on the latest news from The Vatican. MSGR. ANTHONY FIGUEIREDO, Vatican consultant for CBS News joins us with analysis of the personnel shakeups at the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith, the current state of the Vatican's financial scandal, and much more. MITCH ALBOM, New York Times bestselling author and journalist discusses his new novel dealing with faith and belief, The Stranger in the Lifeboat. Raymond Arroyo named Grand Marshal of the Krewe of Endymion's 2022 Mardi Gras parade in New Orleans...February 26.
2022-01-07 - LATIN MASS RESTRICTIONS, ABUSE CRISIS - 20 YEARS LATER, ILLNESS & DISCOVERY, WHAT MAY LIE AHEAD in 2022
FR. ROBERT SIRICO, president of The Acton Institute, with analysis of the ongoing restrictions being placed on the Traditional Latin Mass and a preview of Acton's upcoming documentary production of The Hong Konger: Jimmy Lai's Extraordinary Struggle for Freedom. BILL DONOHUE, president of The Catholic League shares his insights on the 20th anniversary of The Boston Globe's reporting on the clergy sexual abuse crisis, and his latest book, The Truth About Clergy Sexual Abuse. ROSS DOUTHAT, op-ed columnist for The New York Times discusses his new memoir, The Deep Places: A Memoir of Illness and Discovery. RAYMOND ARROYO shares his thoughts on what we might expect to see in the New Year.
2021-12-24 - WORLD OVER CHRISTMAS 2021!
THE WORLD OVER CHRISTMAS SPECIAL for 2021, featuring the legendary JOHNNY MATHIS, the NOLA PLAYERS and classic performances of Christmases past from KEELY SMITH, FRANK SINATRA, ANDY WILLIAMS, JOSE FELICIANO, AARON NEVILLE, and many more of your favorites from the last 25 years!
2021-12-17 - NEW RESTRICTIONS on the LATIN MASS?, MY DAD'S FUNNIER!, ALL AMERICAN CHRISTMAS
PETER KWASNIEWSKI, senior fellow at The St. Paul Center in Steubenville, OH, and FR. GERALD MURRAY, canon lawyer and priest of the Archdiocese of NY discuss new instructions expected from the Vatican on the implementation Pope Francis' moto proprio on the Traditional Latin Mass. KELLY CONWAY, daughter of comedy legend TIM CONWAY shares her new book, My Dad's Funnier Than Your Dad. SEAN & RACHEL DUFFY, FOX News personalities talk about their family's favorite Christmas traditions, and their new book, All American Christmas.
2021-12-10 - PAPAL POSSE, FIGHTNG FOR FREEDOM, KATHIE LEE CONTINUED
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 visit to Greece & Cyprus. REP. JIM JORDAN, US Congressman from Ohio discusses the latest news from Capitol Hill and his new book, Do What You Said You Would Do: Fighting for Freedom in the Swamp. KATHIE LEE GIFFORD, PART TWO of our interview with the singer, actress, TV legend about her new book, The Jesus I Know.
2021-12-03 - PRISON JOURNAL 3, THE JESUS I KNOW, FAITH IN THE PUBLIC SQUARE
GEORGE CARDINAL PELL, former Prefect of the Secretariat for the Economy at the Vatican and author of the new book, Prison Journal Volume 3: The High Court Frees an Innocent Man. KATHIE LEE GIFFORD, singer, actress, TV legend talks about her new book, The Jesus I Know: Honest Conversations and Diverse Opinions About Who He Is. DAN LIPINSKI, pro-life Democrat & former US Congressman from Illinois discusses the role of faith in the public square.
2021-11-19 - USCCB FALL MEETING, EUCHARISTIC COHERENCE?, NEW BOOK!, BUILD BACK BETTER?
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!
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!
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
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
GERHARD CARDINAL MÜLLER, 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
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!
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
2021-10-01 - CHAOS AT THE BORDER, FAKE THEOLOGY?, CHALLENGING MANDATES IN COURT, A CHORAL CHRISTMAS
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.