Monthly Archives: April 2018

Central Catholic High School Renames Gym to Honor Bishop

Colleen Rowan Photo In appreciation for his ongoing support of Central Catholic High School and its students, as well as Catholic education throughout the state, school administrators have renamed the…

Catholic Charities W.Va. Opens Office in Weirton

Colleen Rowan Photo Cutting the ribbon to open the new Catholic Charities West Virginia (CCWVa) office in Weirton April 19 are, from left, Father Dennis R. Schuelkens, Jr., pastor of…

Excellence in Catholic Education to be Celebrated at Bishop’s Dinner in Morgantown

MORGANTOWN—Students, teachers, benefactors and leaders in Catholic education from across West Virginia will convene for the 24th annual Bishop’s Dinner for Catholic Schools April 22 at the Morgantown Event Center…

Catholic Sharing Appeal Begins

By Colleen Rowan With a $2 million goal, the annual Catholic Sharing Appeal has begun with the theme Almost Heaven. “Because our diocese encompasses the entirety of our state, we…

Job Openings

Formation Associate for Marriage and Family Life Ministries for the Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston. This position will provide pastoral care and leadership across a range of existing ministries to engaged couples…

Catholic Charities Neighborhood Center to Hold 22nd Annual Spaghetti Dinner

WHEELING, W.Va. – The Catholic Charities Neighborhood Center in Wheeling will hold its 22nd Annual Spaghetti Dinner April 15 from 11:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. “The Spaghetti Dinner supports the important…

This Wonderful Season in the Life of the Church

Holy Week and the Easter Season are always a really beautiful experience for me, as your Bishop. Our people really have great faith and I enjoy being able to see…

Colleen Rowan Photo Bishop Michael J. Bransfield confirms Casey Bonaddio at the Easter Vigil at the Cathedral of St. Joseph in Wheeling March 31. See April 6 issue for full…

Inwood Parish to Host Faith, Hope, Love: Continuing to Build the Web of Life Conference

INWOOD—Faith, Hope, Love: Continuing to Build the Web of Life will be held April 28 from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at St. Leo Parish in Inwood. The conference is…

Wheeling Jesuit University Offering New Commuter Tuition Rate

WHEELING—Attending college is no longer an uphill battle thanks to Wheeling Jesuit University’s new, affordable commuter tuition rate. The university launched the Fr. Clifford Lewis S.J. Scholars Program, which offers…