Monthly Archives: January 2020

Madonna Wins ICE Award

Today’s Catholic Teacher announced Madonna High School in Weirton is a recipient of the national Innovations in Catholic Education (ICE) Award for advances in curriculum and instruction. Madonna is one…

March for Life

Bishop Mark E. Brennan is pictured with young people from West Virginia at the March for Life in Washington, DC, Jan. 24.

Wheeling University Nursing Majors Getting Hands on Respiratory Training in Simulations Lab

Wheeling, WV – Wheeling University junior and senior nursing students are receiving hands on, respiratory care training inside the simulation lab to learn how to best treat patients. According to…

Celebrating Catholic Schools

By Joyce Bibey Catholic schools throughout the Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston are ready for an exciting week with a plethora of activities to highlight their students, teachers, and programs. West Virginia…

Vocations Office to Hold Second Annual Discernment Weekend Retreat

By Colleen Rowan KEARNEYSVILLE—Is God calling you to be a priest of Jesus Christ? Men who have asked themselves this question are invited to explore that possible call at the…

Choral Reading Workshops to be Held for Pastoral Musicians

By Colleen Rowan WEST VIRGINIA—Choral Reading Workshops for all pastoral musicians will be held in March in three separate locations in the state. Sponsored by the Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston, the…

Cathedral to Host World Day of the Sick Mass Feb. 11

WHEELING—Pope St. John Paul II in 1992 declared February 11 as World Day of the Sick, to coincide with the feast of Our Lady of Lourdes. Pope Francis calls the…

Gathering Fosters Discussion on Addiction and Recovery, Prayers for Those Suffering

By Martina Hart SOUTH CHARLESTON—Blessed Sacrament Parish in South Charleston hosted “Pathways to Recovery – Inter-Faith Day of Hope” on Jan. 11. The free seminar on the issue of substance…

Confirmation Schedule

Bishop Mark E. Brennan, Celebrant February 12, St. John the Evangelist Parish, Wellsburg, 5:30 p.m. March 14, St. Sebastian Parish, Kingwood; St. Zita Mission, Masontown; St. Edward the Confessor Mission,…

Oficina de Vocaciones realizará Segundo Retiro de Fin de Semana de Discernimiento

Por Colleen Rowan KEARNEYSVILLE — ¿Te está llamando Dios a ser sacerdote de Jesucristo? Los hombres que se hayan hecho esta pregunta están invitados a explorar ese posible llamado en…