Monthly Archives: April 2016

Benefactors, Educators and Students of Catholic Schools to be Honored in Morgantown

MORGANTOWN—Students, benefactors and leaders in Catholic education from across West Virginia will convene for the 22nd annual Bishop’s Dinner for Catholic Schools April 17 at the Morgantown Event Center in…

Knights of Columbus State Convention to be Held in Wheeling

By Tim Bishop WHEELING—The 2016 West Virginia Knights of Columbus State Convention will be held in Wheeling this year from May 13 to 15. Carroll Council No. 504, the oldest…

Father Regis Schlick, OFM Cap.

Father Regis Schlick, OFM Cap., died on April 12, 2016, at UPMC Shadyside in Pittsburgh. He was 84. Born in Wheeling, W.Va., to Joseph and Catherine (Lynch) on July 1,…

Thirteen Men to be Ordained Permanent Deacons in Charleston

Martina Hart Photo Pictured, from left, are the permanent diaconate candidates during their installation as acolytes at St. John XXIII Pastoral Center in Charleston Nov. 7: Luis Pagano, St. Leo…

Papal Foundation Makes $10 Million Donation to Pope’s Efforts

Photo Courtesy of L’Osservatore Romano Pope Francis greets Bishop Michael J. Bransfield at the Vatican April 8. With them is Cardinal Donald W. Wuerl of Washington. By Gaby Maniscalco, Catholic…

Read Pope Francis’ apostolic exhortation on the family

CNS Photo/Paul Haring Pope Francis greets the crowd during his general audience in St. Peter’s Square at the Vatican April 6.  Read “‘Amoris Laetitia’ (The Joy of Love), on Love in…