Monthly Archives: November 2018

Archbishop Lori Praises West Virginians for Ending Taxpayer Funding of Abortion

By Colleen Rowan WHEELING—The people of West Virginia have shown their devotion to the culture of life by voting to end taxpayer funding of abortion in the state, said Baltimore…

La diócesis celebrará la Hora Santa de Adoración en las iglesias participantes el 25 de noviembre

Por Colleen Rowan La Diócesis de Wheeling-Charleston tendrá una Hora Santa de Adoración, Jesucristo, nuestra esperanza y sanación, el 25 de noviembre a las 3 p.m. en las iglesias participantes….

Diocese of Steubenville Releases Names of Priests, One Seminarian Accused of Abuse

STEUBENVILLE, OHIO—The Diocese of Steubenville has voluntarily released Oct. 31, the names of 16 priests and a seminarian who have been credibly accused or admitted to sexual abuse of a…

Hour Hour of Adoration to be held across Diocese

Pictured is Exposition of the Most Blessed Sacrament at the Cathedral of St. Joseph in Wheeling. The diocese will have a Holy Hour of Adoration at participating churches across the…

Holy Hour of Adoration to be held across Diocese Nov. 25, 3 p.m. Visit dwc.org/HolyHour for a list of participating parishes.

Holy Hour of Adoration to be held across Diocese Nov. 25, 3 p.m. Visit dwc.org/HolyHour for a list of participating parishes.

Littles saints on parade in Morgantown

Courtesy Photos For the Solemnity of All Saints, students of St. Francis de Sales Central Catholic School in Morgantown hold their annual All Saints’ Day Parade.

Diocesan Official Appointment

Archbishop William E. Lori has made public the following appointment: Very Rev. Donald X. Higgs, Assoc. V.F., is appointed chaplain to Council No. 12630 of the Knights of Columbus for…

Catholic Sharing Appeal Breaks $2 Million Goal

By Colleen Rowan WEST VIRGINIA—The annual Catholic Sharing Appeal broke its $2 million goal, raising more than $2.3 million this year for Catholic education, Catholic Charities West Virginia and other…

Creating Connections for Healing in Response to Substance Abuse

By Colleen Rowan WEST VIRGINIA—The first in a series to promote healing and reducing stigma with substance abuse was held at St. Leo Parish in Inwood Oct. 6. “Faith, Hope,…

Pray for Deceased Loved Ones in November, Cemeteries Director Says

By Colleen Rowan The month of November is a special time in which Catholics pray for their deceased loved ones. Special Masses, prayer services and gatherings at churches and Catholic…