In this episode Allan Smith joins me to discuss the great Fulton Sheen. Allan founded http://www.bishopsheentoday.com and keeps the legacy of Fulton Sheen alive by teaching his message to seminarians, parishes, and schools.
The Enduring Message Of Fulton Sheen
In this video we discuss the call of Fulton Sheen to the priesthood, his rise to fame in radio and TV, his personal devotions, and the cause for his sainthood. We discuss what we can learn from Bishop Sheen and how it can make us better Christians.
About Allan Smith
Al Smith is a husband, father, grandfather, a man of trade, and a business owner. He has served the Church for fifteen years as a Catholic evangelist, radio host, writer, Internet broadcaster, and retreat director. (http://alsmiththegasman.com/photos-videos/)
He is a gifted speaker giving presentations at seminaries, schools, parishes, and Catholic conferences. He is often featured on Catholic media such as EWTN Radio and Television, Radio Maria, The Catholic Channel, Relevant Radio, and Shalom TV.
He is the founder and director of the Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen Mission Society of Canada and has served on the Board of Directors of the Archbishop Fulton John Sheen Foundation in Peoria, Illinois, which promotes the cause of Fulton J. Sheen’s canonization process. (www.archbishopfultonjsheenmissionsocietyofcanada.org)
Al is also the founder and director of Bishop Sheen Today (www.bishopsheentoday.com) which is a media group responsible for promoting and publishing the works of the Venerable Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen throughout the world. Al’s award-winning website attracts millions of visitors each year, and the publishing arm of his apostolate distributes dozens of Sheen titles to a worldwide audience
Al is a writer with Catholic Exchange Magazine (https://catholicexchange.com/author/al-smith) and has produced three bestselling books distributed by Sophia Institute Press. (https://sophiainstitute.com)
- The Cries of the Jesus from the Cross – A Fulton Sheen Anthology (2018).
- Lord Teach us to Pray – A Fulton Sheen Anthology (2019).
- Archbishop Sheen’s Book of Sacraments – A Fulton Sheen Anthology (2021).
Many of these popular titles written by Archbishop Sheen can be found on Al’s Amazon Author Page at (https://amazon.com/~/e/B097CPVF9K)