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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
Today on Perspectives, Pope Francis meets with the priests of the Diocese of Rome, a miracle attributed to the late great Archbishop Fulton Sheen, Quebec goes to the polls and a new mobile app to help Catholics during lent. ...read more
The Archbishop Fulton Sheen Foundation recently made it known that there is a possible miracle to support Archbishop Sheen’s cause. ...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
To mark the 50th anniversary of Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen’s book “Life of Christ,” Doubleday is releasing a new paperback edition. The nearly 700 page book explores the life, crucifixion and resurrection of Jesus. The popular Archbishop’s autobiography, “Treasure in Clay,” will also be republished. It details his life as the bishop of Rochester, New ...read more
Did you know actor Martin Sheen took his name from the great television preacher Archbishop Fulton Sheen? Did you know Archbishop Sheen’s TV program drew in as may 30 million people on a weekly basis?!?! To learn more about this extraordinary priest and pioneer in communications watch this evening’s new edition of Catholic Focus, airing ...read more