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Bishop Zubik, Spiritans Concelebrate Mass of the Holy Spirit at Duquesne

Duquesne University will host its annual Mass of the Holy Spirit to commemorate the start of the new academic year.

Pittsburgh Bishop Most Rev. David A. Zubik, D.D., and the Very Rev. Jeffrey T. Duaime, C.S.Sp., provincial superior for the Congregation of the Holy Spirit's (Duquesne's founding order) United States Province, will concelebrate Mass with members of the Spiritan community.

Duquesne's academic year begins on Monday, Aug. 26.

Sunday, Aug. 25, at 11 a.m.

Where:   The A.J. Palumbo Center, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.

Members of the media are asked to call Rose Ravasio at 412.396.6051/412.818.0234 to arrange free parking for the event.


Duquesne University

Founded in 1878, Duquesne is consistently ranked among the nation's top Catholic research universities for its award-winning faculty and tradition of academic excellence. The University is nationally ranked by U.S. News and World Report and the Princeton Review for its rich academic programs in nine schools of study for nearly 10,000 graduate and undergraduate students, and by the Washington Monthly for service and contributing to students' social mobility. Duquesne is a member of the U.S. President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll with Distinction for its contributions to Pittsburgh and communities around the globe. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Princeton Review's Guide to Green Colleges acknowledge Duquesne's commitment to sustainability.