Monthly Archives: July 2021

Diocesan Official Appointments

Bishop Mark E. Brennan has made public the following appointment: After consultation with Very Rev. Joby John Edamuriyil, C.S.T., provincial superior of the St. Thomas Province of the Little Flower…

Diocese’s Catholic Schools ‘Lead with Faith’ to Academic Success

Courtesy Photo The 2021 graduates of Notre Dame High School in Clarksburg toss their caps at graduation. The school announced July 21 that the graduates were offered approximately $1.7 million…

Wheeling Central Offering Summer Math Enrichment for Area Students

WHEELING— “It’s not too late to register for Mr. Perdziola’s Math Enrichment classes,” Central Catholic High School officials posted on the school’s Facebook page. “Classes begin in the next couple…

‘Jesus Christ Superstar’ to be Performed at St. Agnes in Shepherdstown

SHEPHERDSTOWN—The musical, “Jesus Christ Superstar,” by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice, will be performed at St. Agnes Parish in Shepherdstown outside on the lawn. Show dates are Thursday through…

Pishner Releases New CD, ‘Songs of Hope for the Heart

BRIDGEPORT—Stephen Pishner, director of Music and Liturgy at All Saints Parish in Bridgeport, has just recently released a new recording on CD. Called “Songs of Hope for the Heart,” the…

Rebuilding Together at the Margins

By Katie Hinerman Klug, CCWVa Marketing Communications Specialist In addition to providing direct assistance to those in need, Catholic Charities West Virginia (CCWVa) also engages the youth in West Virginia…

Obituary Sister Mary Brendan Conlon, OSU

Ursuline Sister Mary Brendan Conlon, 93, died on July 16, 2021, at Nazareth Home-Clifton. Born in Cumberland, Maryland, and named Mary Catherine, she entered the Ursuline Sisters of Louisville in…

employment opportunities

Catholic Charities Neighborhood Center in Wheeling, WV, is hiring a Volunteer Recruitment and Engagement VISTA. The VISTA will be responsible for working with the Volunteer Manager to increase volunteerism at…

Blessed Sacrament Parish’s Outreach in Coalburg Surpasses 25 Years

By Colleen Rowan The people of Blessed Sacrament Parish in South Charleston have a long-time commitment of outreach to those in need in the rural Kanawha County community of Coalburg….

St. Roch-A-Thon in Charles Town to Raise Funds for Pandemic Recovery

CHARLES TOWN—Two road races, a cornhole tournament and the chance for children to bounce out their energy for a good cause are coming to Charles Town. The St. Roch-A-Thon is…