Top Podcasts On Apple, Spotify Are About The Bible, Christianity | Eastern North Carolina Now

    Publisher's Note: This post appears here courtesy of the The Daily Wire. The author of this post is Katie Jerkovich.

    Some of the top podcasts in the United States so far in 2023 on streaming sites like Apple and Spotify discuss things like faith, the Bible, and Christianity, beating out ones from The New York Times, NBC, and more.

    In a tweet on Wednesday from Ascension Press, it shared that the number one podcast on Apple is the Catholic media's "The Catechism in a Year podcast" (with Fr. Mike Schmitz) [CIY].

    "You people are crushing it with your CIY & BIY listens!" the outlet tweeted. "Nearly a WEEK at the top of the charts and still going strong!"

    "What's your favorite takeaway so far? Tell us below!" it added. also showed that "The Catechism in a Year" was in the top spot on Apple Podcasts in the United States. It was followed in second place by "The Bible Recap," with the third spot occupied by "The Bible In A Year" (with Fr. Mike Schmitz) [BIY]. Rounding out the top five was NBC News' "Dateline NBC" and The New York Times' "The Daily."

    The same faith-based podcasts made it into the Spotify list for Top Podcasts In The United States. At the time of this publication, "The Catechism in a Year podcast" (with Fr. Mike Schmitz)," held the number 2 spot.

    In first place was "The Joe Rogan Experience" podcast and "The Bible Recap" in third place. In fourth place was "Real Ones with Jon Bernthal." And closing out the top 5 spot on Spotify was "The Bible In A Year" (with Fr. Mike Schmitz).

    "CIY" is described as the sequel to the successful 2021 podcast launch of "The Bible in a Year (with Fr. Mike Schmitz)," PR noted. In January 2021, "BIY" kicked off and took over the #1 spot on Apple that month. One year later, the Bible podcast landed in the top spot again. And as of 2023 it occupies the #3 position in all categories as of this writing, the outlet noted.

    "BIY" was also Chartable's top global podcast in Religion & Spirituality in 2022, and has been downloaded 430 million times, the outlet noted.
Go Back

Leave a Guest Comment

Your Name or Alias
Your Email Address ( your email address will not be published)
Enter Your Comment ( no code or urls allowed, text only please )

Oldest Woman Living In America Dies At 115 Years Old Daily Wire, Guest Editorial, Editorials, Op-Ed & Politics Far-Right Kooks, Lunatics, Terrorists, Anarchists: All The Names The GOP Establishment Has Called The House Freedom Caucus Over The Years


Latest Op-Ed & Politics

New business creation filings grew 40% in 2021 over 2020, for a total of 178,300 new businesses in the state.
The Penn Biden Center, a Washington think tank where classified documents were found in November, hosted an event encouraging deeper U.S.-China ties.
shift of ten percentage points from traditional conservatives in Lower Austria
University of Richmond changes name of law school, family demands $51 million back
A federal agency under the Biden Administration walked back comments it made earlier in the week that it was considering a ban on gas stoves in new construction or as a replacement product, citing concerns that the appliances may cause a rise in respiratory illnesses.
On Monday, the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) announced that a North Korea-associated hacking group had carried out a robbery of $100 million in cryptocurrency last year.
Theologians at the Claremont School of Theology put forward additional evidence that God has a sense of humor by pointing out that 1 out of every 20 pistachios tastes like flaming hot garbage.


Indiana taxpayers shelled out more than $100,000 to 1619 Project author Nikole Hannah-Jones for just over 24 hours of work, according to a contract obtained by The Daily Wire under public records laws.
There are several problems with ballot marking devices such as the one Buncombe County is considering.
Rep. George Santos (R-NY) is a world-class liar. He has told baldfaced lies about nearly everything — from being Jewish to (for some reason) leading the Baruch College volleyball team to wins over Harvard and Yale.
We all want what's best for our children. That's why it's important to educate them early on how to deny gender normativity and embrace dysphoria. What will people think if your child becomes a "normie?" That would be the worst!
According to a poll from late 2022, 50% of Americans trust the FBI either “hardly ever” or “some of the time.”
Former President Donald Trump defended his former vice president on Tuesday after news broke that classified documents had been found at Mike Pence’s home in Indiana.
A prosecutor in Georgia requested the findings of a special grand jury investigating whether former President Donald Trump and his allies illegally interfered in the 2020 election not be released as charges are considered.
In an incident some have labeled the Ukraine-Russia War's "Christmas Truce," Ukrainian and Russian soldiers have paused their fighting to capture a photo of their adorable matching American tanks.
According to a Tuesday report, United States officials have said that the Biden administration is moving in the direction of delivering a number of Abrams M1 tanks to Ukraine with a potential update on the plan this week.


At a forum hosted by the Charlotte Regional Business Alliance on Jan. 9, House Speaker Tim Moore and Senate President Pro Tempore Phil Berger discussed a host of issues leading up to the 2023 legislative session, which began on Jan. 11.
The trial for pro-life activist and Catholic father of seven Mark Houck started Tuesday before U.S. District Judge Gerald J. Pappert in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.
Though the national media often fails to give them attention, state tax reforms are underway across the country.
Republican lawmakers proposed a bill to replace the income, payroll, and estate taxes with a national sales tax while abolishing the IRS.
A local TikTokker was left angry today after she was unable to achieve her goal of drawing attention from men at the gym, who she could then berate on camera and shame publicly on social media.
Five former Memphis Police Department officers are in custody and face several charges after their involvement in the death of a 29-year-old male, who died earlier this month in a hospital days after a confrontation with authorities.
Gov. Roy Cooper is upset that North Carolina House Republicans might amend a rule regarding overriding governor vetoes.
Left-leaning media outlets misled their readers when they touted a new study that purported to show mental health benefits of child sex change treatments, according to one of the first journalists to cover the subject.
Pfizer Inc. dropped their new COVID variant and accompanying vaccine Thursday at midnight, much to the delight of CDC officials. The new vaccine is reportedly shown to be 90% effective against the COVID variant Pfizer created in their lab.


Back to Top