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This film would not have been possible without the support and generosity of so many. Thank you to the Catholic Diocese of Peoria for its vision and commitment, and to countless others who made financial gifts, shared their stories and donated their time to this project.

Many people took part in the interview process. Click here for a full list of participants.


Executive Producer
Msgr. Stanley Deptula
The Archbishop Fulton John Sheen Foundation

Production Oversight
William Engelbrecht
The Archbishop Fulton John Sheen Foundation

Writer, Director & Producer
Jason Salyers Converse Marketing, Inc.

Production Co-Producer
Amy Schlicksup
Converse Marketing, Inc.

Production Assistance
Robert Dolan
Dolan Productions

Camera Operators
Rick Kallien
Gary Wernette

Post-Production Management
The Arbor Group

Post Production
New World Post Productions

Audio Editing
Avatar Studios

Host/Voice Talent
Don Capone

Research Assistance
Jane Converse
Becky Krohe
Kerri Johnson
Jane Peverly
Allison West
Sara (Worrell) Woiwode


Sherry Brownrigg
Kennedy Brownrigg Group

Fr. Jim Cruz
Archdiocese of New York

Sister Connie Derby
Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen Archives

Bill McDonnell
Sheen Productions

Jack Mertes

Paul Noble

Reverend Monsignor Robert Ritchie
St. Patrick's Cathedral, NYC

Magee Hickey Salembier

Virginia “Janey” Schlicksup

Laurel Stein

Alexis Walkenstein
The Catholic Diocese of Palm Beach

Barbara Warren
Disney-ABC Domestic Television

John Woods
Catholic New York


St. Mary's Cathedral
Peoria, IL

Bishop's Residence
Peoria, IL

Home of Dr. & Mrs. Louis Varela
Houston, TX

PixelBox Studios
Milwaukee, WI

Home of Mr. & Mrs. Thomas Reeves
Franksville, WI

Archbishop's Residence
New York, NY


St. Patrick's Cathedral
New York, NY

Old St. Patrick's Cathedral
New York, NY

Society for the Propagation of the Faith
New York, NY

Home of Mr. Larry Hickey
New York, NY

Home of Dr. Yolanda Holliger
Wayne, NJ


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