Tag Archives: Fulton J. Sheen

William F. Buckley and Fulton Sheen on Firing Line! 1970

This is great. William F. Buckley had Archbp Fulton Sheen on Firing Line in 1970. I especially enjoyed Buckley’s comments about the National Catholic Reporter! (aka Fishwrap, aka National Schismatic Reporter) Listen at 34:30!

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ACTION ITEM! Help a traditional deacon get to priesthood. Watch marvelous Fulton Sheen video of 1950 Roman Holy Year

Back in April, I wrote about a seminarian in a traditional group, the Institute of Christ the King, who had posted a video about wartime Vatican City, 1941, narrated by Fulton Sheen.  This seminarian, now ordained to the diaconate, was … Continue reading

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The beatification of Fulton J. Sheen, patron of faithful priests persecuted by bishops

Now that the wrangling over the body of Fulton Sheen has been resolved by a secular court, and the body of the Venerable has been transferred from this sometimes tomb in New York City to it’s resting place in Peoria, … Continue reading

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PASCHALCAzT 52 – Easter Friday: Graces unused are not often repeated

It’s Easter Friday. Christ is risen! Alleluia!  Yes, you can eat meat today! From a super early sermon, by Melito of Sardis (+ c. 180).  Try to keep up! And Fulton Sheen gives us an important, very important reminder.

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PASCHALCAzT 48 – Easter Monday: Year by year by year

It’s Easter Monday. Christ is risen! Alleluia! Today we hear from Fulton Sheen about a new Easter point of view.

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PASCHALCAzT 47 – Easter Sunday: Leave the shrouds in the tomb

It’s Easter Sunday. Christ is risen! Alleluia! Today we hear from Fulton Sheen something that might disturb us, even on this beautiful day. Then, from the 7th century, a rush of joy.

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LENTCAzT 2019 45 – Good Friday: The ultimate pulpit

Today is Good Friday. The Roman Station is Santa Croce. Fulton J. Sheen underscores three vocations at the foot of the Cross.

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LENTCAzT 2019 44 – Holy Thursday: Sin is in the blood

Today is Holy Thursday. The Roman Station is St. John Lateran. Fulton J. Sheen introduces an aspect of the Agony in the Garden.

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LENTCAzT 2019 43 – Wednesday of Holy Week: In a cataclysm, something must be salvaged.

Today is Wednesday of Holy Week.  Spy Wedneday.  The Roman Station is St. Mary Major. Fulton J. Sheen contrasts Mary and her alabaster box and money box Judas.

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LENTCAzT 2019 42 – Tuesday of Holy Week: It wasn’t a suggestion

Today is Tuesday of Holy Week.  The Roman Station is Santa Prisca. St. Gregory of Nazinazus scares the tar out of us.

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LENTCAzT 2019 41 – Monday of Holy Week: Cleansing costs

Today is Monday of Holy Week.  The Roman Station is Santa Prassede. Fulton Sheen opens up the dialogue of Jesus with the Greeks who want to see Him.  This is an important moment as the Passion draws near, for it … Continue reading

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LENTCAzT 2019 40 – Palm Sunday: Something borrowed

Today is Palm Sunday. Holy Week begins. The Roman Station is San Giovanni in Laterano. Podcast #40! Fulton Sheen gives us the Lord’s lesson in contrasts.

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LENTCAzT 2019 30 – Thursday of the 4th Week of Lent: Lust for MORE

These daily 5 minute podcasts are intended to give you a small boost every day, a little encouragement in your own use of this holy season. Today is Thursday of 4th Week of Lent. Laetare still echoes in our ears, but in … Continue reading

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LENTCAzT 2019 27 – Monday of the 4th Week of Lent: The Betrayer

These daily 5 minute podcasts are intended to give you a small boost every day, a little encouragement in your own use of this holy season. Today is the Monday of the 4th Week of Lent. Laetare still echoes in our ears, … Continue reading

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LENTCAzT 2019 23 – Thursday of the 3rd Week of Lent: Pain is God’s megaphone

These daily 5 minute podcasts are intended to give you a small boost every day, a little encouragement in your own use of this holy season. Today is the Thursday of the 3rd Week of Lent. Fulton Sheen talks about the … Continue reading

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