Monthly Archives: October 2013

Remembrance of Our Beloved Dead in November

During the month of November, Catholics are asked to take special care in the remembrance of our beloved dead. During the first weekend of November each year, we observe Cemetery…

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Beckley At St. Francis de Sales Parish in Beckley, a living rosary will be formed Oct. 27 at 7 p.m. (meet in the gymnasium at 6:45 p.m. to participate). ……

CCUSA Otorga Subvención a Programa de Mentores de CCWVa en Condado McDowell

Por Colleen Rowan WELCH—Catholic Charities West Virginia (CCWVa) está lanzando un nuevo programa de mentores para jóvenes “en riesgo” en el Condado McDowell con la ayuda de una subvención concedida…

St. Joseph Catholic School, Huntington, Seventh-Grader Wins National Essay Contest

HUNTINGTON—St. Joseph Catholic School in Huntington is proud to announce that seventh-grader Caleigh Morris recently won the 2013 Olive Garden Pasta Tales National Essay Contest. In the spring of 2013,…

Corpus Christi School to Hold Race for Education

WHEELING—Corpus Christi School in Wheeling will be having its third annual Race for Education to raise funds for the school. The race will be held Oct. 25 in Garden Park…

Bluefield Knights Volunteer Culinary Services for Organization that Supports Children with Cancer

Courtesy Photo Members of Council No. 1404 of the Knights of Columbus in Bluefield are pictured with the meal they provided for the Johnathon Powell Hope Foundation annual golf tournament….

Voices Raised in Defense of the Unborn

John Sherwood Photo Rev. Mr. David Galvin, permanent deacon at St. James Parish in Charles Town, and members of the parish hold a life chain on Respect Life Sunday, calling…

Banner of Papal Keys Arrives at Basilica

Martina Hart Photo Msgr. P. Edward Sadie, V.F., rector of the Basilica of the Co-Cathedral of the Sacred Heart in Charleston, and artist Kathi Dery display the banner of the…

Grace-Filled Moments

From Bishop Bransfield— October brings the beauty of the Fall colors throughout West Virginia. Since I last wrote to you, I have been fortunate to enjoy several beautiful events in…

Faith and Fun in the Mountains

Camp Bosco, Formerly Camp Tygart, Marks almost 50 Years of Fun for Children in a Faith-Centered Environment     Courtesy of Diocesan Archives In this photo from the late 1960s,…