COMMENTARY: The Iowa senator in 1863 introduced a national fast day.
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The prophetic Sheen again sounds as he were looking at today’s society, finding hope in an unusual example amid violence and runaway science
Joan Sheen Cunningham’s book puts Archbishop Sheen's life in a new perspective with accounts of his childhood, his talent for public speaking, and the family's devotion to Catholicism.
COMMENTARY: Fond memories of the holy archbishop, who loved Mary, the Eucharist and the priesthood.
Surprise, joy mark the holy priest’s hometown’s efforts ahead of the blessed event for the local Church and beyond.
COMMENTARY: Especially in the case of one of the greatest evangelists of his time, the evangelical dimension of a beatification is essential.
The Diocese of Peoria, Ill., said, ‘It seems entirely fitting that the Beatification will take place at the end of this 100-year anniversary of his ordination to the priesthood.’
The family who sought the intercession of their hometown priest is overjoyed by the blessed event-to-be, as are other devotees.