The Priestly Life of America’s Bishop

The Priestly Life of America’s Bishop

This post is the third and final part of a series on Archbishop Fulton Sheen.   Archbishop Fulton Sheen was not just another televangelist in a long line of American religious personalities. His service to the Church was not simply to convince Americans that a man in a pectoral cross and ecclesiastical... [Read more...]

Fulton Sheen and the Playfulness of the Gospel

Fulton Sheen and the Playfulness of the Gospel

This post is the second part of a series on Archbishop Fulton Sheen.   St. Philip Neri once remarked to a Dominican friar, “All that I have of good I owe to your fathers of San Marco.” Could the same be said of Fulton Sheen? In his autobiography, Sheen speaks movingly (and amusingly) about... [Read more...]

5 Things Fulton Sheen Teaches Us About Social Media

5 Things Fulton Sheen Teaches Us About Social Media

This post is the first part of a series on Archbishop Fulton Sheen.   “Jesus loves you.” #JN3:16 #Easter #risn “Pray. Hope. Don’t worry.” #faith #believe “Preach the Gospel at all times” #Francis #peace #prayalways Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Tumblr, Pinterest... [Read more...]