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02 May 27th 1703 - Foundation of the Congregation -
01 Poullart Crosses the Street. - #12 rue Cujas -
Duquesne University Fr. Sawicki- Simulex 2015 -
DuqTV Founders Week 2015 - Sr Rosemary Nyirumbe
DuqTV - DU Campus Ministry Candy Bar Simulation - Fair Trade Week -
Duquesne University Walk for Water (Sun Oct. 2, 2014).
Faces of Courage (Medicines Delivery to Bangui in Central African Rep.)
Fr. Jean-Pascal Lombart\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\'s Appalachian Hike
Happy 136th Birthday Duquesne University!
Spirit \\\\\\\\\\\\\\\'n\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\' Coffee with St-Basil - 02:16
DU Spring Clean 2014
The Spiritans of Houston: Crossing Frontiers - (S.O.M.A.)
02 May 27th 1703 - Foundation of the Congregation -In the Steps of Claude Poullart des Places - 02 - The Foundation of the Congregation on May 27th 1703 - 01:38 This short video is part of the series: "On the steps of Poullart des Places in Paris, France", #2. It shows the place (5, rue Cujas) where the Founder of the Congregation of the Holy Spirit founded it on Pentecost 1703. Claude-François Poullart des Places consecrated himself and his 12 companions to the Holy Spirit at St-Étienne-des-Grès church (founded by Saint Denis, the first bishop of Paris, now destroyed), in front of the venerated statue of Our Lady of Good Relief (Notre-Dame de Bonne Délivrance).
01 Poullart Crosses the Street. - #12 rue Cujas -In the Steps of Claude Poullart des Places - 01 - Poullart Crosses the Street - Paris, Nb 12, rue Cujas - 04 min. 18' When Claude-François Poullart des Places, son of one of the wealthiest business men in France, decided to “cross the street”, he established his first community by leaving his comfortable status as a resident seminary student with the Jesuits in Louis-le-Grand College, Paris, and going to share the life of the poor seminarians whom he had begun to help by paying their tuition and renting rooms for them in an humble four storey boarding house nearby
Duquesne University Fr. Sawicki- Simulex 2015 -DU Simulex 2015 - 09:23 Simulex (simulation experience) Duquesne is a week-end long program held each spring. Through Duquesne University, the Spiritans provide an amazing program that brings awareness and wisdom to students who allow themselves to be put under pressure and tested. Their aim is to find the best resolution for peace. As Fr. Sawicki puts it: “The great value of Simulex is that it teaches the ability to make decisions in time sensitive manner in a very compressed period of time on very grave situations. At the end, this gives the students a sense of the complexity and difficulty of trying to solve the world’s problems.”
DuqTV Founders Week 2015 - Sr Rosemary NyirumbeDuqTV Founders Week 2015 - 01:52 During Founders Week (Jan. 31-Feb. 6, 2015) on Thu. Feb. 5 at 4:00 pm, Duquesne University students and staff were invited to discover one of the “Faces of Courage” (theme of the Week), in Sr. Rosemary Nyirumbe (GLPA'08), who was named to Time Magazine's list of the "Top 100 Most Influential People of 2014,”. Sr. Rosemary, an alumni of Duquesne (Rome), told her story of helping to rebuild the lives of young people traumatized by the civil war in Uganda. More info at: www.ProsForAfrica.com
DuqTV - DU Campus Ministry Candy Bar Simulation - Fair Trade Week -DuqTV Candy Bar Simulation - Oct.31 2014 - Duration: 04 min. 20 s. Students are invited to take part in Fair Trade Week to discover how the campus community can support fair wages and the improvement of living and working conditions of small farmers and producers in developing countries. - One way to do so was with this Candy Bar Simulation that brought awareness about who is really benefiting when someone buys a chocolate bar and how the food chain is organized.
Duquesne University Walk for Water (Sun Oct. 2, 2014).Walk for Water '14 - 03:25 Poullart des Places' Day. Students were invited to join Mission and Identity along with the Center for Student Involvement and the Duquesne University campus chapter of RotarAct for the kickoff event to Heritage week, Sept. 28 - Oct. 2, 2014. - They walked to raise awareness on the global water crisis as well as funds to go toward a water project.
Faces of Courage (Medicines Delivery to Bangui in Central African Rep.)Faces of Courage (Medicines Delivery to Central African Rep.): - 08:00 A good ex. of the international dimension of the Congregation of the Holy Spirit: Fr. J.-Yves Urfié was able to deliver a 4x4 and medicines to the Spiritans in Central African Rep. (CAR) involved in the Health Centres of Bangui. - Spiritan wise, CAR has just been given the status of a Province, this on Poullart des Places’ Day (Oct. 2 2014) and welcomed two confreres, an American and a French, to join in.
Fr. Jean-Pascal Lombart\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\'s Appalachian HikeDuqTV Appalachian Hike - 02:35 During his year at the Center for Spiritan Studies of Duquesne University in the USA, from May 8 to 28, 2014, Fr. Jean-Pascal Lombart, a French Spiritan Missionary who worked for 17 y. in Taiwan and is now in Paris, chose to go and walk alone on an Appalachian hike. Here are some of his impressions from this beautiful if somewhat physically challenging and spiritually enriching experience.
Happy 136th Birthday Duquesne University!DU 136th Birthday - 02:12 One of the events of -Heritage Week-, Duquesne University celebrated the bounds and legacy of its Spiritan heritage, celebration of who are the members of the University, students and staff, and the way they continue to build a community founded 136 years ago by the Spiritans whose motto is: - One Heart, One Spirit -.
Spirit \\\\\\\\\\\\\\\'n\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\' Coffee with St-Basil - 02:16St-Basil Coffee, a unique opportunity to support the Spiritans and their Works simply by buying high quality Fare Trade coffee. - This video provides a short history of how St-Basil Coffee came about and how it is linked to the Spiritans. - In order for your donations to go to the Spiritans, you simply have to type in the word: “SPIRIT” when you place your order.
DU Spring Clean 2014Spring Clean-Up '14 - 01' 45" (Saturday April 12th) is sponsored by Duquesne University Spiritan Campus Ministry in collaboration with on campus and community partners, Spring Clean-Up helps to strengthen Duquesne's long standing relationship with the local community. Spring Clean-Up helps everyone to become more environmentally and socially responsible while reflecting the Spiritan Mission Identity of Duquesne University.
The Spiritans of Houston: Crossing Frontiers - (S.O.M.A.)The video focuses on the works of the Spiritan Office of Mission Advancement (SOMA) of the US Province in Houston, TX. - In coordinating the Mission appeals, SOMA seeks to advance the Mission of the US Province and of the whole Congregation worldwide in the situations where Spiritans find themselves living. It emphasizes the whole missionary way of life and how it is interconnected with human and spiritual development.