Monthly Archives: November 2021

Communion Statement Aims to ‘Retrieve and Revive’ Understanding

By Carol Zimmermann, Catholic News Service BALTIMORE (CNS) — The U.S. bishops approved their statement on the Eucharist with 222 “yes” votes Nov. 17, the second of two days of…

Bishop Brennan Visits Catholic Schools, Celebrates Mass for Students

Photo by Ben Queen of Ben Queen Photography Bishop Mark E. Brennan bestows the final blessing at the Mass he celebrated at Immaculate Conception Church in Clarksburg Nov. 2 for…

Thanksgiving Interfaith Service Set for Nov. 24 at the Cathedral of St. Joseph

WHEELING—Bishop Mark Brennan will host this year’s Interfaith Thanksgiving Service at 7 p.m., Wednesday, November 24 at the Cathedral of St. Joseph in Wheeling. Rabbi Joshua Lief, of Temple Shalom…

Gomez: Church Must Proclaim Christ ‘Boldly’ in Response to ‘Woke’ Movements

By Catholic News Service LOS ANGELES (CNS) — The Catholic Church must proclaim Jesus Christ “boldly” and “creatively” in the face of new secular movements that promote “social justice,” “wokeness”…

St. Paul School Students Help Bring Holiday Joy to Those in Need in Weirton

St. Paul School students know the importance of serving the community of Weirton. Not only do they volunteer for over 300 hours of community service annually, they know the importance…

Advent Evening of Reflection to be Held at Cathedral

WHEELING—The Cathedral of St. Joseph in Wheeling invites all to attend “Prepare the Way of the Lord: Longing for a Savior” — an Advent Evening of Reflection on Thursday, Dec….

Sister Mary Irene Sorber to Facilitate Advent Discussion at Basilica Co-Cathedral

CHARLESTON—Sister Mary Irene Sorber, SCC, from the West Virginia Institute for Spirituality in Charleston will facilitate an Advent Biblical Discussion group Dec. 8, 15, and 22 in the Gathering Space…

Follansbee’s St. Anthony Parish will Host Advent Candle Sale

FOLLANSBEE—Advent candles will be on sale for $10 a set after both Sunday Masses on Nov. 21 and 28. This sale is a fundraiser for the St. Thomas Aquinas Homeschool…

Parish Gift Shop in Huntington Has New Items in Time for Christmas

HUNTINGTON—The perfect “religious” gifts are at Our Lady of Fatima Parish Gift Shop in Huntington, parish officials said. With a holiday flair and a first ever Fatima motif, a new…

SJS Dad Runs NYC Marathon

By Meg Partington Wearing shoes designed by his 6-year-old daughter and a shirt bearing the name of his home state, Jarred Spataro crossed the finish line of the New York…