In the early XIXth century the Duke of Wellington, speaking of infantry battles, is said to have exclaimed, “All soldiers run away. The good ones come back.”
Bishop Fulton J Sheen
…praying the holy rosary with his office staff.
Wise words from Sheen’s book, “Lift Up Your Heart”
A Lesson from a Retreat for the Priests of Gary, IN
In 1971, Sheen appeared on “Firing Line” and spoke about St. Augustine.
Taking the Time to Ponder
Archbishop Sheen said nary a word about any liturgical reforms following the Council.
In spite of all the progress our civilizations have made, the self-appointed “expert liturgists” are regressing.
Pointers on Public Speaking
Archbishop Sheen did not produce this Missal alone: it was a joint effort by many, especially the Jesuit priests Rev. Philip Caraman and Rev. James Walsh.
Here at Watershed, Bishop Sheen is one of our favorites.