The Center for Spiritan Studies

James Chukwuma Okoye, C.S.Sp., Director
18 Chatham Sq., Wilms Bldg.
600 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15282
Phone: 412.396.4824
Fax: 412.396.1582

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    Goals and Objectives

    The Center for Spiritan Studies seeks to:

    • Prepare a new generation of Congregational experts in Spiritan history and spirituality
    • Encourage the inculturation of the Spiritan charism, particularly in Africa and Latin America, where the Congregation is rapidly expanding
    • Develop publications and other appropriate materials to train professed Spiritans and Spiritan Lay Associates to meet the demands of contemporary mission
    • Organize workshops, seminars and courses to ensure the continuity of the Spiritan ethos in educational institutions founded by Spiritans and operated today by Spiritans and lay people in partnership..
    • Promote Spiritan spirituality in the contemporary world