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Judge the Catholic Church not by those who barely live by its spirit, but by the… - Fulton Sheen. The Church is a hospital for sinners, not a museum for saints. Don't judge the effectiveness of the cure by those who refuse to take their medicine.

Società Unita

Gospel MK 3:7-12 Jesus withdrew toward the sea with his disciples. A large number of people followed from Galilee and from Judea. Hearing what he was doing, a large number of people came to him also...

Evil may have its hour, but God will have His day." Ven Fulton Sheen Remember this especially now in the hour in which we live!

Evil may have its hour, but God will have His day." Ven Fulton Sheen Remember this especially now in the hour in which we live!

Fulton J. Sheen celebrating the Holy Mass.

Bishop Sheen Celebrates Usus Antiquior

In his private chapel at his residence in NYC.

O Jesus, let me see the connection between my sins and your Calvary. Let me not weep for you apart from me, but for you on account of me. Let me see that if I had been less proud, the crown of thorns would have been less piercing; that if I had been less selfish, the cross would have been less heavy; that if I had been less sinful, the road to Calvary would have been shorter. Give me the grace to weep for my sins [...] - Ven. Fulton Sheen

O Jesus, let me see the connection between my sins and your Calvary. Let me not weep for you apart from me, but for you on account of me. Let me see that if I had been less proud, the crown of thorns would have been less piercing; that if I had been less selfish, the cross would have been less heavy; that if I had been less sinful, the road to Calvary would have been shorter. Give me the grace to weep for my sins [...] - Ven. Fulton Sheen

Venerable Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen, pray for us!

Bishop Sheen Celebrates Usus Antiquior

In his private chapel at his residence in NYC.

“To a great extent the level of any civilization is the level of its womanhood. When a man loves a woman, he has to become worthy of her. The higher her virtue, the more her character, the more devoted she is to truth, justice, goodness, the more a man has to aspire to be worthy of her. The history of civilization could actually be written in terms of the level of its women.” Venerable Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen

The Value of Womanhood

“To a great extent the level of any civilization is the level of its womanhood. When a man loves a woman, he has to become worthy of her. The higher her virtue, the more her character, the mo…

"Picture then the High Priest Christ leaving the sacristy of heaven for the altar of Calvary. He has already put on the vestment of our human nature, the maniple of our suffering, the stole of priesthood, the chasuble of the Cross." - Ven. Abp. Fulton J. Sheen

The Sign of the Cross

Dedicated to the Holy Cross of our Lord Jesus Christ. In Cruce Salus. -=:†:=- I was baptised on the feast of St John Joseph of the Cross in the Church of the Holy Cross, with my patroness being St...

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“A Man on a Cross” Fulton Sheen--  The Venerable Archbishop Fulton Sheen once gave a talk on the Devil and at the end of it he said that when there is silence, day or night, he is startled by a cry. The first time he heard it, the cry came down from the cross. When he went out and searched, he found a man in the “throws of crucifixion.” He tried to take the man down, tried to take the nails out of his feet, but the man said, “Let them be; for I cannot be taken down until every man, woman…

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Characters of the Passion: Lessons on Faith and Trust - Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen

By Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen This inspiring book by one of Christianity's most prolific authors brings to life many of those who played important roles in the "Eternal Drama of the Cross." This "journey" to Calvary dramatically introduces the reader to a deep and personal knowledge of faith.

Venerable Fulton Sheen, Neilson Carlin

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“Lenten practices of giving up pleasures are good reminders that the purpose of life is not pleasure. The purpose of life is to attain to perfect life, all truth and undying ecstatic love—which is the definition of God. In pursuing that goal we find happiness. Pleasure is not the purpose of anything; pleasure is a by-product resulting from doing something that is good. One of the best ways to get happiness and pleasure out of life is to ask ourselves, ‘How can I please God?’ and, ‘Why am I…

Catholic Quote of the Day -- from Venerable Fulton J. Sheen — Integrated Catholic Life™

“Lenten practices of giving up pleasures are good reminders that the purpose of life is not pleasure. The purpose of life is to attain to perfect life, all truth and undying ecstatic love—which is the definition of God. In pursuing that goal we find happiness. Pleasure is not the purpose of anything; pleasure is a by-product resulting from doing something [...]