Podcast

The World and Everything In It

A daily audio news magazine featuring reports, interviews, and analysis from WORLD's editorial team. WORLD is your source for news and views presented from a biblical worldview perspective.

Episodes

  • 9.20.19 Culture Friday, and Downton Abbey

    Sep 20 2019

    Mary Reichard, Megan Basham, and Trevin Wax discuss celebrating celebrity conversions and how to use statistics; and Megan Basham reviews the new Downton Abbey movie. Plus: Word Play with George Grant. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate.

  • 9.19.19 Fighting Ebola in Congo, and the healing power of play

    Sep 19 2019

    Sarah Schweinsberg reports on an effort to record the untold stories of veterans; Mary Reichard talks to Charles Franzen about fighting Ebola in Congo; and Myrna Brown talks with two Atlanta men who make life a little happier for young hospital patients. Plus: a preview of Listening In and commentary from Cal Thomas. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate.

  • 9.18.19 Washington Wednesday, World Tour, and running in silence

    Sep 18 2019

    Nick Eicher talks with Angela Rachidi about some good news about poverty in America; Onize Ohikere reports on international news; and Laura Finch reflects on faith, prayer, and running a half marathon. Plus: commentary from Janie B. Cheaney. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate.

  • 9.17.19 Defending conscience rights, and Darwinism and its effects

    Sep 17 2019

    Mary Reichard talks to Tom Brejcha about the status of David Daleiden's court case; Anna Johansen reports on a fungus that threatens banana crops and the livelihood of banana producers; Leigh Jones explains how a Catholic hospital is fighting for religious liberty protections under Colorado's assisted suicide law; and J.C. Derrick talks to the vice president of Discovery Institute about Darwinism and its effects on the culture. Plus: commentary from Les Sillars. Support The World and Everything ...more

  • 9.16.19 Legal Docket, and the Monday Moneybeat

    Sep 16 2019

    Mary Reichard covers the other side of the most significant religious liberty Supreme Court case this term; Nick Eicher reports on trillion-dollar deficits and the likelihood of a drop in interest rates; and Paul Butler covers important dates from this month in history. Plus: commentary from Kim Henderson. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate.

  • 9.13.19 Culture Friday, and a 2019 sitcom preview

    Sep 13 2019

    Nick Eicher and John Stonestreet discuss how the church should handle mental illness and suicide; and Megan Basham reviews sitcoms premiering on television this fall. Plus: Myrna Brown shares the story of a singer who said one thing and thought another. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate.

  • 9.12.19 Dorian recovery, and creative neighboring

    Sep 12 2019

    Leigh Jones debunks reports of depleting oxygen levels; Mary Reichard talks with Aaron Ashoff from Samaritan's Purse about relief efforts in the Bahamas; and Jenny Rough meets a man making a difference in his Washington, D.C., neighborhood simply by taking the trash out. Plus: a preview of Listening In, and commentary from Cal Thomas. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate.

  • 9.11.19 Washington Wednesday, World Tour, and Queen Bean

    Sep 11 2019

    Nick Eicher talks to Will Inboden about national security 18 years after 9/11; Onize Ohikere reports on international news; and Sarah Schweinsberg visits a woman who uses her coffee truck for more than serving hot beverages. Plus: commentary from J.C. Derrick. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate.

  • 9.10.19 Ending the war in Afghanistan

    Sep 10 2019

    Jill Nelson reports on the failed peace process in Afghanistan; Mary Reichard talks to Jake Warner from ADF about a religious liberty victory for a Christian couple in Minnesota; and Kim Henderson visits the memorial for Peace and Justice in Montgomery, Alabama. Plus: commentary from Joel Belz. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate.

  • 9.9.19 Legal Docket, and History Book

    Sep 09 2019

    Mary Reichard explains the most significant religious liberty Supreme Court case this term; Nick Eicher reports on the trade war and how it can be likened to a long-term Cold War; and Paul Butler covers important dates from this month in history. Plus: commentary from Trillia Newbell. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate.

  • Friday morning news: September 6, 2019

    Sep 06 2019

    Megan Basham, Mary Reichard, and John Stonestreet discuss woke capitalism, the theology of getting fired, and cancel culture; Mary Reichard talks with Jeff Palmer about the recovery efforts underway in the Bahamas; and Megan Basham reviews a binge-worthy Netflix series. Plus: Ask the Editor with Marvin Olasky. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate.

  • 9.5.19 Gay genetics, and the state of American philanthropy

    Sep 05 2019

    Mary Reichard talks with Dr. Michelle Cretella about a study that found no direct genetic link to homosexuality; Anna Johansen reports on how universities are keeping up with essay mills; and Marvin Olasky talks with journalist and author Karl Zinsmeister. Plus: commentary from Cal Thomas. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate.

  • 9.4.19 Washington Wednesday, World Tour, and viral family videos

    Sep 04 2019

    Mary Reichard and Jamie Dean discuss the Democratic presidential field; Mindy Belz reports on international news; and Maria Baer examines what happens when a family video goes viral. Plus: commentary from Janie B. Cheaney. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate.

  • 9.3.19 Stopping robocalls, and the Classic Book of the Month

    Sep 03 2019

    Sarah Schweinsberg reports on states teaming up with phone companies to block robocalls; Anna Johansen reports on how the federal court has weighed in on the Electoral College; and Emily Whitten shares her pick for September's Classic Book of the Month. Plus: commentary from Kim Henderson. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate.

  • 9.2.19 Legal Docket, and History Book

    Sep 02 2019

    Mary Reichard explains how The Federalist Society has been successful in influencing judicial nominations; Nick Eicher reports on another salvo in the trade war; and Paul Butler covers important dates from this month in history. Plus: commentary from Andre Seu Peterson. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate.

  • 8.30.19 Culture Friday, and After the Wedding

    Aug 30 2019

    Nick Eicher and John Stonestreet discuss the problem of Jeffrey Epstein's enablers and what happens when evil is kept in the shadows; and Megan Basham reviews the new film After the Wedding. Plus: your listener feedback. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate.

  • 8.29.19 Objections to assisted suicide, and a special summer camp

    Aug 29 2019

    Leigh Jones reports on assisted suicide in New Jersey; Hannah Harris and Mary Reichard discuss drug shortages in Canada; and Sarah Schweinsberg visits a summer camp for kids with disabilities. Plus: a preview of The Olasky Interview. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate.

  • 8.28.19 Washington Wednesday, World Tour, and growing wedding flowers

    Aug 28 2019

    Nick Eicher and Maya MacGuineas discuss the federal debt; Onize Ohikere reports on international news; and Kim Henderson tells the story of a bride who grew her own flowers for her special day. Plus: commentary from Joel Belz. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate.

  • 8.27.19 Refugee resettlement, and The Perils of Indifference

    Aug 27 2019

    Sarah Schweinsberg reports on how refugee resettlement programs are struggling; Katie Gaultney explains what's going on with the fires in Brazil; and an excerpt of a notable speech delivered 20 years ago by Holocaust survivor and Nobel Laureate, Elie Wiesel. Plus: commentary from Marvin Olasky. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate.

  • 8.26.19 Legal Docket, and the Monday Moneybeat

    Aug 26 2019

    Mary Reichard explains how a seemingly minor legal dispute can reveal serious problems with how the law is used; Nick Eicher reports on whether the president can issue binding orders via Twitter; and Paul Butler covers important dates from this month in history. Plus: commentary from Trillia Newbell. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate.

  • 8.23.19 Culture Friday, and Quality Time

    Aug 23 2019

    Nick Eicher and John Stonestreet discuss Planned Parenthood funding and how to combat social media addiction; and Megan Basham reviews a new comedy special from comedian Jim Gaffigan. Plus: Word Play with George Grant. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate.

  • 8.22.19 Single evangelicals and sex, and a forgotten graveyard

    Aug 22 2019

    Anna Johansen reports on the high rate of ADHD diagnoses among children and whether their birthdate plays a role; Mary Reichard talks to David Ayers about how many young, single evangelicals are engaging in premarital sex; and Jenny Rough visits a graveyard honoring former slaves. Plus: a preview of The Olasky Interview, and commentary from Cal Thomas. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate.

  • 8.21.19 Washington Wednesday, World Tour, and serving in San Juan

    Aug 21 2019

    Mary Reichard talks with Craig Leen and Luke Goodrich about proposed labor rules; news from around the world; and Laura Edghill reports on a Navy Chaplain serving the Coast Guard in San Juan, Puerto Rico. Plus: commentary from Janie B. Cheaney. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate.

  • 8.20.19 Waging war against social media addiction, and securing synagogues

    Aug 20 2019

    Katie Gaultney and Mary Reichard discuss social media addiction and what to do about it; and Sarah Schweinsberg reports on how synagogues are rethinking security. Plus: Marvin Olasky interviews Daniel Darling and commentary from J.C. Derrick. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate.

  • 8.19.19 Legal Docket, the Monday Moneybeat, and History Book

    Aug 19 2019

    Mary Reichard'with an assist from Ronald Reagan'explores some unusual legal history; Nick Eicher reports on Wall Street's rough week; and Paul Butler covers notable dates from this month in history. Plus: commentary from Les Sillars. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate.

  • 8.16.19 Culture Friday, and The Family

    Aug 16 2019

    Nick Eicher, Megan Basham, and Trevin Wax discuss the prevalence of conspiracy theories and Hillsong United songwriter Marty Simpson's fall from faith; and Megan Basham reviews a Netflix documentary exploring a conspiracy theory about a Christian group. Plus: commentary from Kim Henderson. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate.

  • 8.15.19 Sanctuary churches, and designing clothes for disabled people

    Aug 15 2019

    Maria Baer reports on a church in Ohio joining the controversial sanctuary church movement; Mindy Belz explains the details surrounding the death of a deported refugee; and Sarah Schweinsberg visits a woman whose goal is to make the daily routines of disabled people a little easier. Plus: a preview of The Olasky Interview, and commentary from Cal Thomas. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate.

  • 8.14.19 Washington Wednesday, World Tour, and After the Spotlight

    Aug 14 2019

    Nick Eicher talks with Karlyn Bowman about the reliability of opinion polls; Mindy Belz reports on international news; and J.C. Derrick visits a former baseball star. Plus: commentary from Joel Belz. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate.

  • 8.13.19 Rising anti-Semitism, and the role of a father in a crisis pregnancy

    Aug 13 2019

    Sarah Schweinsberg reports on the rise of anti-Semitism worldwide; Anna Johansen explains why the shrinking middle class is a good thing; and Kim Henderson reports on efforts in Alabama to minister to dads facing unexpected pregnancies. Plus: commentary from Jamie Dean. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate.

  • 8.12.19 Legal Docket, and the Monday Moneybeat

    Aug 12 2019

    Mary Reichard explains the International Criminal Court; Nick Eicher reports on the state of the stock markets and the trade war; and Paul Butler covers important dates from this week in history. Plus: commentary from Trillia Newbell. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate.