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The World and Everything in It is an Apple Podcasts top 100 News program delivering essential headlines, field reporting, interviews, and expert analysis. Find original coverage you can't get elsewhere, such as a weekly overview of every Supreme Court case, biblical cultural analysis, and key international stories. This podcast is a product of listener-supported WORLD Radio, which provides sound journalism grounded in God's Word.

The World and Everything in It is an Apple Podcasts top 100 News program delivering essential headlines, field reporting, interviews, and expert analysis. Find original coverage you can't get elsewhere, such as a weekly overview of every Supreme Court case, biblical cultural analysis, and key international stories. This podcast is a product of listener-supported WORLD Radio, which provides sound journalism grounded in God's Word.

Location:

Asheville, NC

Description:

The World and Everything in It is an Apple Podcasts top 100 News program delivering essential headlines, field reporting, interviews, and expert analysis. Find original coverage you can't get elsewhere, such as a weekly overview of every Supreme Court case, biblical cultural analysis, and key international stories. This podcast is a product of listener-supported WORLD Radio, which provides sound journalism grounded in God's Word.

Language:

English

Contact:

P.O. Box 20002 Asheville, NC 28802 6364388836


Episodes

5.29.20 Culture Friday, AKA Jane Roe, and Listener Feedback

5/29/2020
On Culture Friday, John Stonestreet takes questions from this year’s class of World Journalism Institute students; Megan Basham reviews the controversial documentary about Norma McCorvey, AKA Jane Roe; and you get to have your say on this month’s Listener Feedback. Plus: graduating without a license, and the Friday morning news. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate.

Duration:00:33:57

5.28.20 Museums and zoos reopen, and Cory Godbolt sentenced

5/28/2020
Anna Johansen reports on how museums have weathered the stay-at-home orders; Katie Gaultney talks to zookeepers about their coronavirus-related financial challenges; and Kim Henderson brings the last of her reports on the Cory Godbolt murder case. Plus: commentary from Cal Thomas, a preview of this week’s Listening In, a prayer for Lucas, and the Thursday morning news.

Duration:00:33:52

5.27.20 Washington Wednesday, World Tour, and Cory Godbolt goes on trial

5/27/2020
On Washington Wednesday, Nick Eicher talks to Federalist Society co-chairman Leonard Leo about how President Trump’s nominees are reshaping the federal judiciary; on World Tour, Onize Ohikere reports on international news; and Kim Henderson brings the third installment in her serial story about mass murder in smalltown Mississippi. Plus: commentary from Janie B. Cheaney, a return to the drive-in, and the Wednesday morning news. Support The World and Everything in It at wng.org/donate.

Duration:00:33:57

5.26.20 Pandemic hobbies, fighting for foster care, and community grief

5/26/2020
Sarah Schweinsberg discovers what new hobbies people have tried during coronavirus lockdowns; Steve West updates the religious liberty fight over adoption and foster care in Michigan; and Kim Henderson has the second installment of her serial report on mass murder in small town Mississippi. Plus: commentary from Ryan Bomberger, magnet fishing treasure, and the Tuesday morning news. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate.

Duration:00:32:19

5.25.20 Legal Docket, Moneybeat, and a small town mass murder

5/25/2020
On Legal Docket, Mary Richard unpacks oral arguments in a Supreme Court case involving the Electoral College electors who go rogue; on the Monday Moneybeat, Nick Eicher talks to David Bahnsen about the latest economic data; and Kim Henderson brings the first installment in a four-part series about a small town in Mississippi shattered by a mass murder. Plus: commentary from Les Sillars, and the Friday morning news. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate.

Duration:00:34:02

The Olasky Interview, Episode 11: Samuel Rodriguez

5/23/2020
Samuel Rodriguez is an evangelical leader and president of the National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference. In this 2012 interview, Marvin Olasky talks with Rodriguez about politics and conservatism in the Hispanic community.

Duration:00:37:46

5.22.20 Culture Friday, and Trial by Media

5/22/2020
On Culture Friday, Glenn Sunshine discusses how to disagree Biblically on hot-button issues; Megan Basham reviews the new documentary Trial by Media; and Kim Henderson honors a young Marine who died during World War II. Plus: USPS loses an important delivery, and the Friday morning news. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate.

Duration:00:33:57

5.21.20 Voting by mail, singing silenced, and eating at home

5/21/2020
Anna Johansen reports on the logistical and political barriers to having voters cast mail-in ballots in November; Bonnie Pritchett explains why some churches plan to hold off on congregational singing to make in-person services safer; and Jenny Rough talks to families enjoying extra time for cooking and eating together. Plus: commentary from Cal Thomas, a preview of this week’s Listening In, bumper tables, and the Thursday morning news. Support The World and Everything in It today at...

Duration:00:32:36

5.20.20 Washington Wednesday, World Tour, and remembering Ravi Zacharias

5/20/2020
On Washington Wednesday, Nick Eicher talks to public policy professor Scott Ganz about confusion over reopening guidelines given to state officials; we take a journey through international news on World Tour; and Katie Gaultney remembers apologist Ravi Zacharias. Plus: commentary from Joel Belz, raffling off a Picaso, and the Wednesday morning news. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate.

Duration:00:32:05

5.19.20 Lockdowns vs herd immunity, and collecting virus stories

5/19/2020
Nick Eicher and Brian Basham detail Supreme Court opinions in cases involving terror victim lawsuits and trade disputes; Jill Nelson reports on the debate between Sweden’s herd immunity approach to the coronavirus and the strict lockdowns ordered in much of the rest of the world; Laura Edghill explains the new Title IX policy changes announced by the Education Department; and Myrna Brown makes a virtual visit to an Atlanta museum collecting coronavirus memories and experiences. Plus:...

Duration:00:33:54

5.18.20 Legal Docket, Monday Moneybeat, and History Book

5/18/2020
On Legal Docket, Mary Reichard details oral arguments in a Supreme Court dispute over who qualifies as a minister; on the Monday Moneybeat, Nick Eicher talks to financial analyst David Bahnsen about the latest economic news; and on History Book, Paul Butler recounts significant events from the past. Plus: commentary from Trillia Newbell, and the Monday morning news. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate.

Duration:00:33:58

The Olasky Interview, Episode 10: Ross Douthat

5/16/2020
Ross Douthat is an author and a New York Times columnist. In this classic interview from 2011, Marvin Olasky talks with Douthat about politics and Christianity in America. For the next two weeks you'll be hearing The Olasky Interview on The World and Everything in It on Saturdays. Episode 10 is available this week. We also released The Olasky Interview as a stand-alone series, and we publish new episodes each Tuesday. So if you want to listen sooner and help others find this program, you...

Duration:00:36:21

5.15.20 Culture Friday, a Jerry Seinfeld special, and Word Play

5/15/2020
On Culture Friday, John Stonestreet about civil disobedience and conspiracy theories; Megan Basham reviews a new comedy special from stand up veteran Jerry Seinfeld; and on Word Play, George Grant considers some of the new vocabulary the pandemic has brought us. Plus: quarantine choirs, raising a stink in Sweden, and the Friday morning news. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate.

Duration:00:34:02

5.14.20 Virtual graduations, online learning lawsuits, and Mollie Hemingway

5/14/2020
Megan Basham talks to Laura Edghill about college students suing for tuition refunds over the unexpected transition to online classes; Sarah Schweinsberg reports on how schools are trying to make graduation special for seniors who won’t get the traditional pomp and circumstance; and WORLD editor in chief interviews political commentator Mollie Hemingway on The Olsky Interview. Plus: commentary from Cal Thomas, a preview of this week’s Listening In, conga in costumes, and the Thursday morning...

Duration:00:33:26

5.13.20 Washington Wednesday, World Tour, and creative produce distribution

5/13/2020
On Washington Wednesday, Nick Eicher talks to Mindy Belz about the global response to the coronavirus pandemic and the opportunities that lie ahead in recovery; on World Tour, Onize Ohikere reports on international news; and Sarah Schweinsberg talks to farmers taking their produce directly to customers as traditional supply chains break down. Plus: commentary from Janie B. Cheaney, monkeying around an ATM, and the Wednesday morning news. Support The World and Everything in It today at...

Duration:00:32:33

5.12.20 Reopening churches, life in New York City, and family wrangling

5/12/2020
Anna Johansen reports on the balancing act pastors face as they weigh health concerns with the need to bring their congregations back together; Mary Reichard talks to WORLD’s Emily Belz about life in New York City amid the pandemic; and Bonnie Pritchett meets a dad who supports his children’s extracurricular activities by jumping in with both cowboy boots. Plus: commentary from Marvin Olaksy, a preview of this week’s episode of The Olasky Interview, Singapore’s experiment with Spot, and the...

Duration:00:34:03

5.11.20 Legal Docket, Moneybeat, and History Book

5/11/2020
On Legal Docket, Mary Reichard details oral arguments in the first cases ever heard by the Supreme Court by telephone; on the Monday Moneybeat, Nick Eicher talks to financial analyst David Bahnsen about the latest economic news; and on History Book, Paul Butler recounts significant happenings from the past. Plus: commentary from Andrée Seu Peterson and the Monday morning news. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate.

Duration:00:33:18

The Olasky Interview, Episode 9: Donna Rice Hughes

5/9/2020
Donna Rice Hughes is an author, speaker, and founder of Enough Is Enough. On this episode of The Olasky Interview, host Marvin Olasky talks with Hughes about her personal testimony, internet safety, and efforts to confront online pornography and trafficking. For the next three weeks you'll be hearing The Olasky Interview on The World and Everything in It on Saturdays. Episode 9 is available this week. We also released The Olasky Interview as a stand-alone series, and we publish new...

Duration:00:38:56

5.8.20 Culture Friday, Bad Education, and Christian music at home

5/8/2020
On Culture Friday, Megan Basham and Nick Eicher talk to John Stonestreet about America’s declining marriage rate and the effect that has on just about every part of life and culture; Megan reviews Bad Education, an HBO film about a public school embezzlement scandal; and Myrna Brown talks to Christian musicians about their efforts to share the gospel while stuck at home. Plus: a coronavirus video game, and the Friday morning news. Support The World and Everything in It today at...

Duration:00:32:39

5.7.20 Debating facemasks, COVID-19 in Russia, and a Mother’s Day medal

5/7/2020
Maria Baer reports on facemask mandates and who they are meant to protect; Megan Basham talks to Eric Mock from the Slavic Gospel Association about how COVID-19 is affecting Eastern Europe; and Bonnie Pritchett talks to a group of men who decided to give their wives a special honor this Mother’s Day. Plus: commentary from Cal Thomas, a preview of this week’s Listening In, driving without a license, and the Thursday morning news. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate.

Duration:00:33:58