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Pope Francis clears John Paul II, John XXIII for sainthood | Fox News

It looks like both Pope John Paul II and Pope John XXIII (the pope who called the Second Vatican Council) are to be canonized: Pope Francis clears John Paul II, John XXIII for sainthood | Fox News. Pope John Paul … 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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