Who: It was Bishop Salvatore Matano of Rochesterwho asked to delay the beatification of Fulton Sheen. Why: Sheen could be named in a report by the attorney general, or accused of insufficiently handl…More
Who: It was Bishop Salvatore Matano of Rochesterwho asked to delay the beatification of Fulton Sheen.
Why: Sheen could be named in a report by the attorney general, or accused of insufficiently handling allegations of abuse during his tenure as Rochester’s bishop (1966 to 1969).
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Rochester bishop requested Fulton Sheen beatification delay, sources say

Vatican City, Dec 4, 2019 / 02:00 pm (CNA).- The beatification of Archbishop Fulton Sheen was delayed at the request of Bishop Salvatore Matano of …
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Ultraviolet
Bishop Matano is suddenly concerned about abuse cover-ups? That guy? www.snapnetwork.org/ny_new_catholic…
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AgentRose
No surprise. Could his sin be that of being faithful to Christ? After all, we don't want to look bad.
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Eva
Raymond Arroyo says that the possible "cover-up" is only part of the reason why Sheen’s cause has been delayed. More to come.
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Tesa
Considering the period, anything's possible.
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