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The Battle Over Archbishop Fulton Sheen’s Body

Yesterday, I posted Bishop Jenky’s statement about the suspension of the cause for the canonization of Archbishop Fulton Sheen. The Vatican has weighed in saying that the suspension is expected to be temporary, and so has the Archdiocese of New York. What jumps out at me in the statement from the Archdiocese of New York are […]

My soul is thirsting for you, O Lord my God

In today’s readings, the prophet Jeremiah is feeling as though God has duped him because he had thought the life of a prophet might have been easier. Jeremiah has become an object of laughter and mocking, but though he must endure this mocking, he cannot endure the attempt to contain the burning fire within his […]