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An Archbishop Could Become a Saint. But First, His Body Must Be Moved.

Jun 11, 2019 - The New York Times

In life, Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen was renowned for being an Emmy-Award winning preacher who brought Catholicism into American living rooms as television became popular in the 1950s.

But in death, Archbishop Sheen has attained a different kind of fame: His body has been the subject of a bitter public tussle between two Catholic bishops, each wanting to have the remains entombed in their cathedrals.

Now, 40 years after having been laid to rest in a crypt at St. Patrick’s Cathedral ...