Ven. Fulton J. Sheen - “We cannot have it both ways: if we are free, we are responsible: if we are not responsible, we are not free."

Ven. Fulton J. Sheen - “We cannot have it both ways: if we are free, we are responsible: if we are not responsible, we are not free."

Yep. This isn't just true in the public sphere. It's true also in our homes: how many of us had "Catholic" or "Christian" parents or family members who didn't actually live the faith other than as a Sunday duty, and who let others sin against us, leaving deep wounds, because they cared more about being "nice" to those people instead of loving a God Who would've given them the strength to stand up for what is right and protect us? Let's have a show of hands.

Yep. This isn't just true in the public sphere. It's true also in our homes: how many of us had "Catholic" or "Christian" parents or family members who didn't actually live the faith other than as a Sunday duty, and who let others sin against us, leaving deep wounds, because they cared more about being "nice" to those people instead of loving a God Who would've given them the strength to stand up for what is right and protect us? Let's have a show of hands.

Archbishop Fulton Sheen « A Heapin' Plate of Conservative Politics & Religion

Archbishop Fulton Sheen « A Heapin' Plate of Conservative Politics & Religion

I am always looking for new ways to encourage kids to pray, especially to get them out of the rut of talking/asking/praising about the same ...

I am always looking for new ways to encourage kids to pray, especially to get them out of the rut of talking/asking/praising about the same ...

"Beauty on the outside never gets into the soul, but beauty of the soul reflects itself on the face." -Venerable Fulton Sheen #FHBministries #truebeauty #fultonsheen https://www.facebook.com/ForeverHisBeloved/

"Beauty on the outside never gets into the soul, but beauty of the soul reflects itself on the face." -Venerable Fulton Sheen #FHBministries #truebeauty #fultonsheen https://www.facebook.com/ForeverHisBeloved/

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