Monthly Archives: June 2018

Martin Smay Ordained to Priesthood

Colleen Rowan photo Bishop Michael J. Bransfield ordains Martin Smay to the priesthood at the Cathedral of St. Joseph in Wheeling June 30. See full coverage in the July 6…

Diocesan Official Appointments

Bishop Michael J. Bransfield has made public the following appointments: Msgr. Paul A. Hudock is appointed designated pastor of Central Catholic High School in Wheeling for a term of three…

Mary Ann Basile Angotti Ministries of Music Endowment Fund to Support Music Ministry in Youth

CLARKSBURG—The Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston is pleased to announce the creation of the Mary Ann Basile Angotti Ministries of Music Endowment Fund to help support the training of musicians and cantors…

2018 Graduating Classes of Diocese’s Six Catholic High Schools Offered $23 Million in Scholarships

WEST VIRGINIA—Members of the 2018 graduating classes of the Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston’s six Catholic high schools across West Virginia were collectively offered $23 million in scholarships. The newly graduated of…

A Wonderful Time of Year

June can be a wonderful time of year, with the school year having come to an end and vacations beginning for so many families. Throughout the summer, there are so…

Wheeling Jesuit University Announces Presidential Search

WHEELING—Wheeling Jesuit University’s (WJU) Board of Trustees announced that they have begun the search for WJU’s next President. The Board of Trustees recruited Dr. Debra Townsley to serve as interim…

Deacon Martin Smay to be Ordained to Priesthood

By Colleen Rowan WHEELING—Bishop Michael J. Bransfield will ordain Rev. Mr. Martin Smay to the priesthood at the Cathedral of St. Joseph in Wheeling at 11 a.m. June 30. Deacon…

Joseph Wiley Ordained Deacon

Bishop Michael J. Bransfield ordains Rev. Mr. Joseph Wiley a transitional deacon at the Cathedral of St. Joseph in Wheeling June 2. (Colleen Rowan Photo)