FAQ

...copies. General research requests requiring more than 3 hours of research cannot be performed by CHRC staff. Back to top Q: Have any of the materials from the collection been digitized? A: Finding aids for the bishops’ papers and some other manuscript collections are available on online catalog. Through our

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Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception

...rough the 1920s until 1931 when the crypt level was completed; however, because of the Great Depression, funding dried up so work the upper level was halted.[15] Due to the delay, Shahan would to be unable to see the end of the project as he passed way in 1932. However,

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Medical Mission Sisters

...lyn Flieger, RN, and Marie Ulbrich, RN.[1] Dengel formed this new order because of her experience working at a hospital in northern India (in what is now Pakistan), providing medical assistance to women and children.[2] Dengal hoped the order would be made up of women trained as doctors or nurses

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Papal Infallibility

...f which involves “mysteries hidden in God, which unless divinely revealed, cannot be known.”[1] While this may seem to put reason and faith in conflict, the Council contended that “there can never be any real discrepancy between faith and reason since the same God who reveals mysteries has bestowed the

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