Monthly Archives: January 2019

Faith Formation Courses to be Offered in the North & South

By Colleen Rowan WEST VIRGINIA—The diocese is offering two courses in faith formation—one for the Northern Panhandle and one for the Charleston area. Blessed Sacrament Parish in South Charleston is the location…

World Marriage Day Celebration at St. Vincent’s in Wheeling

WHEELING—World Marriage Day will be celebrated at St. Vincent de Paul Church in Wheeling on Saturday, Feb. 9.  The event is open to members of St. Vincent de Paul and other area churches to celebrate…

Grief from a Faith Perspective, Bereavement Gathering Being Offered Monthly in Wheeling

WHEELING—Grief from a Faith Perspective, a bereavement gathering, is being held monthly at 6 p.m. on the last Monday of each month in the basement at St. Alphonsus Parish in…

Huttonsville’s Pastoral Center Renamed the Mary Help of Christians Pastoral Center

HUTTONSVILLE—The Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston has announced that the Bishop Hodges Pastoral Center in Huttonsville has been renamed the Mary Help of Christians Pastoral Center. The change has been ratified by Archbishop William…

Scholarships Available for National Catholic Youth Choir

COLLEGEVILLE, Minn.—When Olivia Kochunas (NCYC Alum 2015. 2016) of St. William’s Catholic Church in Warren, Ohio went to Minnesota for a youth choir camp, she knew there would be lots…

Is God calling you to Priesthood?

By Colleen Rowan Do you want a life of heroic sacrifice? Is God calling you to be a priest of Jesus Christ? The Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston’s Vocations Office is inviting men…

Diocesan Official Appointments

Archbishop William E. Lori has made public the following appointments: Father Joseph Konikattil is appointed designated pastor of Fairmont Catholic School for a term of three years, effective Jan. 1….