Category Archives: Peoria

August 24, 2016 – Tridentine Mass at Saint Mary’s Cathedral, Peoria, Illinois

From the bulletin of Saint Andrew Parish, Fairbury Illinois.  Fairbury has its own Latin Mass on Sunday’s @ 11:00 AM, with the excellent priest Father Scott Archer. August 24, 2016 – Tridentine Mass at Saint Mary’s Cathedral, Peoria, Illinois – Founders … Continue reading

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Bishop Daniel Jenky’s Homily for the Catholic Men’s March Mass

Below is the homily that my bishop, Bishop Daniel Jenky, gave for the Mass for the Catholic Men’s March. It was a march from the riverfront to the Cathedral, followed by a Mass.  800 men took place in the march.

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The Catholic Post : Featured Article – Bishop Jenky reflects on his first meetings with Pope Francis

This Catholic Post article talks about one of my favorite bishops, His Excellency Daniel Jenky (my bishop!), and his meeting with Pope Francis as part of the delegation from Notre Dame on January 29 & 30. The Catholic Post : … Continue reading

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Peoria Bishop: Politicians who support abortion rights reject Jesus – chicagotribune.com

Peoria Bishop: Politicians who support abortion rights reject Jesus – chicagotribune.com. I will hear this letter read this weekend at Mass, as I am in Bishop Jenky’s diocese.  As I have said before, God bless my bishop!  Bishop Jenky is … Continue reading

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Fulton J. Sheen Movie Trailer

From SheenFilm.org, there is now a movie documentary available on the life of Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen.  The trailer to it is linked below.  The trailer also has one of my favorite bishops (who also happens to be my bishop) in … Continue reading

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Archbishop Fulton Sheen beatification could come ‘very quickly’ |

Archbishop Fulton Sheen beatification could come ‘very quickly’ |. From Catholicism Pure and Simple, a report on how Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen’s sainthood cause could advance very rapidly. As noted in the story, there will be a Sept 9 thanksgiving … Continue reading

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CNS STORY: Pope approves Archbishop Sheen’s heroic virtues, step toward sainthood

CNS STORY: Pope approves Archbishop Sheen’s heroic virtues, step toward sainthood. Archbishop Fulton Sheen was a native of El Paso, IL, in the diocese of Peoria.  He was a great communicator of Our Lord’s gospel, on the radio, on television, … Continue reading

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