Posts tagged "Archbishop Fulton Sheen"

Loving the Leaves on Valentine's Day by Archbishop Fulton Sheen

Loving the Leaves on Valentine's Day by Archbishop Fulton Sheen
                Valentine’s Day is approaching and the flower of the day is usually roses.  Archbishop Fulton Sheen has a different perspective. “The tragedy of the world is that so many are unloved. Roses always look beautiful and smell sweet, and hence they are a prize to be possessed.... Read more »

Religious Liberty: Obamacare's First Casualty

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Please watch the video and then read Fr. Joahnnes Jacobse’s here which accompanies the video. Watching the news the night Obamacare was passed, I didn’t hear one word on any of the news stations about the impact on the Catholic Church except of course on Raymond Arroyo’s show on EWTN. Perhaps, as Catholics we should take... Read more »

Servant of God: Fr. Augustus Tolton

Servant of God:  Fr. Augustus Tolton
Father Augustus Tolton has been declared a “servant of God” by the Catholic Church.  That means an investigation phase can “go forward” according to Auxiliary Bishop Joseph Perry, postulator of the cause. It is the first step of four to sainthood.  The following stages of canonization are:  Venerable, Blessed and then Saint (after a second... Read more »
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Loving the Leaves on Valentine's Day

Loving the Leaves on Valentine's Day
“The tragedy of the world is that so many are unloved. Roses always look beautiful and smell sweet, and hence they are a prize to be possessed. Sweetbriar, however, has fragrant leaves, and they are never so fragrant as when it rains. The common people of the world are like these leaves; they have something... Read more »

Archbishop Fulton Sheen on the Divine Sense of Humor

Archbishop Fulton Sheen on the Divine Sense of Humor
Archbishop Fulton Sheen on the  Divine Sense of  Humor   Take a few minutes and watch the  Master at work!

If I Were Not Catholic...

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I remember watching Archbishop Fulton Sheen as a little girl.  Little did I know I would join the Church years later.
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Lovely Lady: Keep Teaching Me How to Pray

Lovely Lady:  Keep Teaching Me How to Pray
Dearest Mother, Today, on the feast day of your presentation, I believe all our thoughts are geared toward the upcoming holidays.  People are preparing to cook this week and to start their shopping for a gift-giving holiday that is supposed to celebrate the birth of your Son. I know you like being in the background.... Read more »