Monthly Archives: August 2015

Seminarians 2015—Diocese Announces Three New Seminarians

Bishop Michael J. Bransfield is pictured with the diocese’s seminarians and Father Dennis R. Schuelkens, Jr., director of seminarians for the diocese, far right. Pictured, from left, are seminarians Daniel…

Bishop Celebrates Mass at the Annual Upper Ohio Valley Italian Heritage Festival

Tim Bishop Photo Bishop Michael J. Bransfield processes after the conclusion of the Mass he celebrated during the annual Upper Ohio Valley Italian Heritage Festival in Wheeling. By Tim Bishop…

Catechetical Coordinator for Department of Formation & Mission Named

By Colleen Rowan WHEELING—The Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston’s Department of Formation & Mission has announced that April S. Bailey has been hired as a catechetical coordinator. The position is newly established…

Faith Formation Office Renamed Department of Formation & Mission Reflecting Focus on Catechesis, Evangelization

By Colleen Rowan WHEELING—The Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston is moving faith formation in a new direction renaming its Office of Faith Formation the Department of Formation & Mission to reflect its…

Camp Bosco Fun in Huttonsville

By Tim Bishop HUTTONSVILLE—Another fun-filled year of Camp Bosco is in the books at the Bishop Hodges Pastoral Center in Hunntonsville. More than 300 youth from around the state took…

Bishop Blesses New Kitchen at St. James, Clarksburg

Courtesy Photo Bishop Michael J. Bransfield is pictured with Father Alfred Obiudu, pastor of St. James Parish in Clarksburg, and parishioners in the new kitchen at the parish center July…

Bishop Blesses and Dedicates Braddock Apartments in Wheeling

By Tim Bishop WHEELING—Bishop Michael J. Bransfield blessed and dedicated the Braddock Apartments in Wheeling July 23 at a special ceremony for its residents and their guests. The Braddock Apartments…

Beautiful Celebrations of Our Faith

From Bishop Bransfield With the heavy rain finally behind us, these weeks of Summer can be enjoyable, especially with the Lord’s gracious assistance in allowing us to see all the…