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Catholics urged to pray novena for Archbishop Sheen’s beatification

Catholics urged to pray novena for Archbishop Sheen’s beatification

| Tom Dermody | December 10, 2019 | 0 Comments

Supporters of the canonization cause for Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen have been invited to take part in a novena starting Dec. 12 to “petition God unceasingly to remove all obstacles” for the beatification of the media pioneer, author and evangelist.

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Beatification for Archbishop Sheen postponed

Beatification for Archbishop Sheen postponed

| December 3, 2019 | 0 Comments

Bishop Daniel R. Jenky of Peoria said Dec. 3 Vatican officials have told him that the upcoming beatification of Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen has been postponed.

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Archbishop Sheen’s upcoming beatification greeted with joy, thanksgiving

Archbishop Sheen’s upcoming beatification greeted with joy, thanksgiving

| Tom Dermody | November 20, 2019 | 0 Comments

With joy and thanksgiving, officials and faithful throughout the Diocese of Peoria and around the globe welcomed the announcement Nov. 18 that Pope Francis has called for the beatification of Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen in Peoria Dec. 21.

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Archbishop Sheen will be beatified Dec. 21 at Peoria’s cathedral

Archbishop Sheen will be beatified Dec. 21 at Peoria’s cathedral

| November 18, 2019 | 0 Comments

Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen will be beatified Dec. 21, Bishop Daniel R. Jenky of Peoria announced late Nov. 18.

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Mom says miracle in Sheen cause that saved her son a gift to whole Church

Mom says miracle in Sheen cause that saved her son a gift to whole Church

| Jennifer Willems | July 7, 2019 | 0 Comments

As Bonnie Engstrom watched lifesaving measures being taken for her son, who had been born just moments before without a pulse or drawing breath, she asked for help from the person whose prayerful support she had sought throughout her pregnancy: Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen.

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With miracle confirmed in Sheen cause, plans for beatification can begin

With miracle confirmed in Sheen cause, plans for beatification can begin

| Jennifer Willems | July 6, 2019 | 0 Comments

With “overwhelming joy,” Bishop Daniel R. Jenky of Peoria announced July 6 that Pope Francis had approved a miracle attributed to the intercession of Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen.

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New York state court rules Sheen remains should be transferred to Peoria

New York state court rules Sheen remains should be transferred to Peoria

| Tom Dermody | November 18, 2016 | 1 Comment

The Supreme Court of the State of New York ruled Nov. 17 in favor of the family of Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen regarding their request to allow the transfer of the sainthood candidate’s remains to Peoria, where he was raised and ordained a priest.

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