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Roman Catholicism in Western Pennsylvania: Charismatic Renewal

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Charismatic Renewal

Catholic Charismatic Renewal

This renewal movement within the Catholic Church begain in 1967 in Pittsburgh, more specifically amongst faculty and students of Duquesne University of the Holy Spirit. From Duquesne, it spread to Notre Dame University, and then into the wider Church. Below are links to two web documents dealing with what came to known as the "Duquesne Weekend." Citations to books with substantial coverage of the beginnings of the movement at Duquesne are also given.

 

Webpage

Mansfield, Patti Gallagher. "The Duquesne Weekend." GOODNEWS Online. Web. 28 Sept. 2011.

Click here to read the account

 

Journal Article

Mansfield, Patti Gallgher. "The Catholic Charismatic Movement." Spiritan Horizons, Issue 10, Fall 2015. (The article starts on page 41.)

Click here for the article

 

Video

A New Pentecost: The Catholic Charismatic Renewal - This video give a quick history of the Catholic Charismatic Renewal including information about the Duquesne Weekend.

 

Books

Mansfield, Patti Gallagher. As By A New Pentecost: The Dramatic Beginnings of the Catholic Charismatic Renewal, 2nd rev. ed. Nooks Farm, Stonyhurst, UK: PROCLAIM! Publications, 1992. Call number: BX2350.57 .M36 1992ax   Location:3rd floor

 Mauer, Susan A. The Spirit of Enthusiasm: A History of the Catholic Charismatic Renewal, 1967-2000. Lanham, MD: UP of America, 2010. Print. Call number: BX2350.57 .M38 2010x   Location: 3rd floor

Ranaghan, Kevin and Dorothy Ranaghan. Catholic Pentecostals. Paramus, NJ: Paulist Press, 1969. Print. Call number: BX8763 .R3   Location: 3rd floor

 Coat of Arms of the Diocese of Pittsburgh

Coat of Arms of the Diocese of Pittsburgh.

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