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S+L BLOG: Archbishop Fulton Sheen

In Vatican City this morning His Holiness Pope Francis held his weekly general audience in St. Peter’s Square. Arriving by pope mobile, the Holy Father took time to greet the many of tens of thousands who had come to the audience. After making the long ascent up the steps of the basilica, the pope opened ...read more
Two months before his death in 1979, Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen met Pope John Paul II in New York’s St. Patrick’s Cathedral. The two embraced, and the now Blessed John Paul II said to the legendary Catholic writer and broadcaster: “You have written and spoken well of the Lord Jesus Christ. You are a loyal ...read more