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  • The World’s First Love, by the Most Reverend Fulton J. Sheen, PH.D., D.D., (New York, London, Toronto: McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc., 1952). With Imprimatur. [Link deleted due to copyright concerns. Advice on the work’s copyright status would be most appreciated.] An excerpt, “The World’s Happiest Marriage”, may be read online at Catholic Tradition. Another excerpt, “Mary and the Moslems”, may be read online at Ignatius Insight, The Truth Will Make You Free, and  Catholic Culture, which states that it previously appeared on the Mindszenty Report (St. Louis, Mo.: Cardinal Mindszenty Foundation, August 1991).

In belated observance of the Feast of the Intercession of the Theotokos in the Catholic churches of the Byzantine Rite, and the beginning of the month of the Holy Rosary in the Latin church.