Monthly Archives: June 2016

Bishop Approves Special Collection for Flood Victims

Bishop Michael Bransfield has approved a special collection to support recovery efforts related to the historic flooding that has struck 44 counties in West Virginia this week. Parishes and missions in…

Bishop Bransfield asks Faithful to Pray for those Affected by Flooding

The bishop asked the state’s Catholics to join him in prayer during historic flooding in West Virginia.   “We pray for those affected by this natural disaster, including those who have…

St. Michael Parish School in Wheeling Announces New Principal

Tim Bishop Photo St. Michael Parish School in Wheeling announced that Jamie Wilson Kovalski has been named principal of the school. She is pictured here with Dr. Vincent de Paul…

Diocesan Official Appointment

Bishop Michael J. Bransfield has made public the following appointments:   Father Brian Crenwelge is appointed associate rector of the Basilica of the Co-Cathedral of the Sacred Heart in Charleston,…

Ordained—Father Cody Ford & Father Brian Crenwelge

Colleen Rowan Photo Newly ordained priests Father Cody Ford, left, and Father Brian Crenwelge, right, are pictured with Bishop Michael J. Bransfield following their ordination to the priesthood June 4…

Father Jude Molnar, TOR

Father Jude Molnar, TOR, has passed away. May he rest in the sure hope of Christ’s Resurrection.

Sister M. Roberta (Elisabeth) Frohnapfel, SAC

Sister M. Roberta (Elisabeth) Frohnapfel, SAC a member of the Pallottine Missionary Sisters, died Wednesday, June 1, 2016, at the age of 90 at St. Mary’s Convent Infirmary in Huntington, W.Va….