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...f the Catholic Church in Southeastern Pennsylvania. If you are interested in donating materials to the CHRC, please contact Shawn Weldon, Curator of Manuscripts, first to identify which items are appropriate for preservation and to arrange transfer of the materials. Catholic Historical Research Center (CHRC) of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia

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Centenarian Priest Speaks of Bells and Prayer – Oral History Interview

...be Christians, if we want Christ living in us, we have to learn from Him, and His devotion to his own father. Click the link below to listen to his thoughts on prayer, or read the except below. http://www.pahrc.net/wp-content/uploads/2009/02/Monaghan-pt2.2-online-cip.wav We have to learn how to say prayers together. But we

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...sts sent by US Mail. We will continue to monitor the current health situation and update our patrons accordingly. Digital ExhibitTeaching the Faith Origins of Catholic Higher Education in Philadelphia Explore the Exhibit Newspaper Collection CHRC holds one of the largest collections of Catholic newspapers in the United States. View

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Thomas Nast Anti-Catholic Cartoons

...feelings and his fear these forces would destroy America. With a circulation on average of 100,000 and reaching peaks of 300,000 Harper’s Weekly not only was a vehicle for spreading these sentiments but was also a reflection of its readership’s feelings, since Nast would not have remained widely popular if

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