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The World's First Love - Book

Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen

"Among his many books, Sheen cherished this book as his personal favorite."
-Fr. Andrew Apostoli, C.F.R.

With his characteristic eloquence and brilliance, Venerable Fulton Sheen presents a moving portrayal of the Blessed Virgin Mary that combines deep spirituality with history, philosophy, and theology. While considering the different phases of Mary's life, he discusses various problems common to mankind of every age and reveals clearly that every problem can be resolved.

Venerable Sheen emphasizes the unique dignity, strength, and gifts of women and their ability to help heal the world's problems. He stresses mankind's need of the Mother of God and her burning love for all her children. He also gives profound insights into all the Marian beliefs ranging from the Immaculate Conception to the Assumption to the miracle of Our Lady of Fatima. All the major aspects and events of Mary's life are lovingly portrayed in this world portrait that is a never failing source of information, consolation, and inspiration.

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Abridged edition
Pages: 182


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