Monthly Archives: August 2019

Bishop Brennan Installed as Ninth Bishop of Wheeling-Charleston

West Virginians meet their new Catholic bishop as humble, holy man WHEELING, W.Va. (CNS) — People from around the Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston already have a good feeling about their new…

Episcopal Installation of Bishop Brennan to be Shown Live

WEST VIRGINIA—The Installation Mass of Bishop Mark E. Brennan as the ninth bishop of the Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston will take place on August 22, 2019 at 2 p.m. in the…

Bishop Brennan Commends Principals and Pastors for Their Vocation in Catholic Education

Martina Hart Photo Michele Martin, principal of St. Paul School in Weirton, left, and Colleen Hoyer, principal of Charleston Catholic High School, present the gifts to Bishop Mark E. Brennan…

Knights of Columbus Supreme Convention

At the Knights of Columbus Supremee Convention in Mineapolis are, from left, Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston seminarian Derek Rader; Archbishop William E. Lori, apostolic administrator of Wheeling-Charleston and chaplain of the…

‘Christ Will Never Forsake His Church,’ Bishop Brennan Tells Wheeling Serrans

By Colleen Rowan WHEELING—Despite the current scandals and the hurt caused by some, the life of the church continues on, “because Christ will never forsake his church,” Bishop Mark E….

West Virginia Catholic Schools Are Ready to Move Mountains This School Year

By Colleen Rowan The Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston’s 25 Catholic Schools are ready to move mountains in Catholic education. With the new theme for this academic year, “MOVING MOUNTAINS-EMPOWERED BY KNOWLEDGE-TRANSFORMED BY…

Kids enjoy horseback riding at Mary Help of Christians Pastoral Center in Huttonsville this summer. Courtesy Photo By Colleen Rowan This year was one of the best yet for youth…

Wheeling University Reauthorized by West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission

Aug 16, 2019 — Wheeling University today announced that it has been fully reauthorized by the West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission (WV HEPC) and will welcome students for the…

CDU Partners with Shepherd University

SHEPHERDSTOWN—On July 23 Catholic Distance University signed a memorandum of understanding and an articulation agreement with Shepherd University, a state university in West Virginia. The agreement allows students who earn…

Cuisine With A Cause to Benefit Catholic Charities W.Va.

MARTINSBURG—Catholic Charities West Virginia (CCWVa) invites the public to enjoy some of the Eastern Panhandle’s best food at its eighth annual Cuisine With A Cause scheduled for Monday, Sept. 9,…