Matthew Arnold

Matthew Arnold is a Roman Catholic speaker, author, and podcaster.

After his conversion to the Catholic Faith in 1996, he hosted Scripture Matters LIVE with Dr. Scott Hahn for EWTN Global Catholic Radio as well as Shield of Faith for Radio Maria.

Matthew’s “no nonsense” approach to Catholicism has informed, inspired, and entertained audiences on four continents for over twenty years.  Many of his audio and video presentations on the Catholic Faith are currently available in over 8,000 parishes around the world through the Augustine Institute’s Lighthouse Catholic Media program and on He is also the narrator of the daily feature The Bible in a Year on the Augustine Institute’s popular Amen App.

His autobiography, Confessions of a Traditional Catholic, is available at your local Catholic book store or through Ignatius Press and Pro Multis Media.

In March of 2017, he was honored with a “Catholic Man of the Year” award presented by Bishop Timothy Freyer of the Diocese of Orange in California.

A husband, father of six, and grandfather of two, Matthew’s weekly podcast, No Nonsense Catholic is available on iHeart Radio, Rumble and your favorite podcast platform.

Contact him to speak at your parish or event.