Monthly Archives: October 2018

Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston to Release Names of All Priests That Have Been Credibly Accused of Abuse of Children of Which it is Aware Since 1950

WHEELING, W.VA.—Archbishop William E. Lori, Apostolic Administrator for the Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston, announced today that the Diocese will release the names of all priests, deacons and religious credibly accused of…

Month of the Rosary

Fr. Jojan Joseph had the Immaculate Conception ministries each day lead a rosary for 9 days with a public Square Rosary rally ending the novena of prayers on Oct.13 in…

Voices for the Unborn on Respect Life Sunday

Colleen Rowan Photo On Respect Life Sunday, faithful throughout the diocese lined the streets in their communities calling for the protection of unborn children from abortion. In front of St….

Cathedral Hosts 40-Hours Devotion in Reparation for Sins and for Healing of the Church

Colleen Rowan Photo A Eucharistic procession is held at the start of 40-Hours Devotion in Reparation for Sins and for Healing of the Church at the Cathedral of St. Joseph…

Catholic Conference of W.Va. on Amendment 1

From the Catholic Conference of West Virginia During this Respect Life Month, we keep in mind the needs of mothers and children, especially those living in poverty. An important source…

Novena for Vocations and More Planned for Vocations Awareness Week

By Colleen Rowan WEST VIRGINIA—“St. Irenaeus reminds us that the glory of God is the person fully alive,” said Father Dennis R. Schuelkens, Jr., director of Vocations and Seminarians for…

Holy Hour of Eucharistic Adoration for the Priesthood and Religious Life

WHEELING—On Nov. 4, from 4-5 p.m., a Holy Hour of Eucharistic Adoration for the Priesthood and Religious Life in Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston will be offered at St. Vincent de Paul Parish…

Congregation of St. Joseph Sisters to Hold 30th and Final Spaghetti Dinner & Craft Sale

WHEELING—Sisters of the Congregation of St. Joseph invite you to their 30th and Final Spaghetti Dinner and Craft Sale from noon to 6 p.m. Nov. 4 at Mount St. Joseph,…

Diocesan Official Appointments

Archbishop William E. Lori has made public the following appointments: Father William Matheny, Jr., is appointed temporary administrator of St. Patrick Parish in Hinton and Sacred Heart Mission in Rainelle…

Archbishop Lori Visits Charleston and Morgantown

Colleen Rowan photo, see story in Oct. 19 issue