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New York archdiocese again appeals ruling on Archbishop Sheen’s remains

May 20, 2019

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CWN Editor's Note: The Archdiocese of New York has again appealed a court ruling that the body of Archbishop Fulton Sheen should be transferred to the Diocese of Peoria. The appeal is the sixth legal effort by the New York archdiocese to block the transfer, and will further delay the cause for Archbishop Sheen’s beatification.

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  • Posted by: [email protected] - May. 22, 2019 10:35 PM ET USA

    This is a disgusting fight that is not religious but appears to be more about money. What a disgrace! Given that he is a Saint and based on what I know and used to watch his shows, Bishop Sheen must be sad. I pray that this is resolved soon.