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Life is worth living : first and second series
Sheen, Fulton J. (Fulton John), 1895-1979.
Publication Information:
San Francisco : Ignatius Press, 1999.
Physical Description:
281 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
General Note:
Book contains the full-length scripts of more than forty programs from the author's television series, Life is worth living.

Originally published: New York, McGraw-Hill, 1953-.

"Original English editions copyrighted 1953 and 1954 Mission Foundation, Inc."-- verso t.p.
Added Uniform Title:
Life is worth living (Television program)
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Bishop Fulton Sheen's renowned and inspiring television series, Life Is Worth Living , was watched by millions of viewers from all walks of life and every religious belief. This book contains the full-length scripts of forty-four of those top-rated programs that drew thousands of letters weekly to Sheen from his viewers in response to the advice and insights he gave on his shows.Bishop Sheen's writings, tapes and videos are as popular today as when he was alive. His timeless insights offered in this book give wise, personal and inspiring guidance on the problems affecting our lives in today's world. His talks cover an amazing variety of subjects, from the character of the Irish to the handling of teen-agers. He discusses education, Christianity, relativity, and world affairs. He speaks about love, conscience, fear, motherhood, work. He tells amusing anecdotes, recites poetry, and ponders the fate of the free world as well as America's destiny.Among his many best-selling books, none has greater universal appeal than Life Is Worth Living . It offers a stirring and challenging statement of Bishop Sheen's whole philosophy of life and living. It is a book for everyone - of immediate concern to all people seeking understanding, belief, and purpose in these troubled times.