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Catholic Studies Research Guides
Duquesne University was founded in 1878 by the Congregation of the Holy Spirit to provide college educations for the children of immigrants working in the mills in Pittsburgh. It is the largest, most comprehensive Catholic university in Pennsylvania.
Electronic Collections in CRRA Member Libraries
Important Catholic Resources at Gumberg Library
Other Resources (Print and Electronic)
Cardinal John J. Wright Collection
Includes the Cardinal’s addresses, papers, sermons, writings, and personal library, with substantial material from Vatican Council II.
A publication of the Catholic Historical Society of Western Pennsylvania
Holy Spirit Collection
The Gumberg Library collects texts on the person of the Holy Spirit, as well as on the related topic of the Holy Trinity. Click here to see all works in that collection
Holy Spirit Lectures
This ongoing series of lectures and colloquia encourages the exploration of ideas pertaining to the theology of the Holy Spirit within an ecumenical context and in dialogue with contemporary issues.
Started in 1841, The Pittsburgh Catholic is the official newspaper of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Pittsburgh