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A Celebration of WVU Medicine Wheeling Hospital

Colleen Rowan Photo Bishop Mark Brennan speaks at the April 9 celebration of Wheeling Hospital becoming a full member of the West Virginia University (WVU) Health System. Seated, from left,…

Cathedral of St. Joseph to Celebrate 95th Anniversary

Bishop Brennan Will Celebrate a Solemn Mass on the Anniversary April 21 at 6 p.m. The Cathedral of St. Joseph in Wheeling will celebrate its 95th Anniversary of Dedication with…

Catholic Charities West Virginia Empowers Mountain Staters to a Pathway out of Poverty

By Katie Hinerman Klug, Marketing Communications Specialist “Start by doing what’s necessary; then do what’s possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible.” – St. Francis of Assisi As we…

‘See with the Eyes of Faith,’ Bishop Says on Easter Sunday

By Colleen Rowan Faithful of Wheeling-Charleston joined Bishop Mark Brennan for a joyful celebration of Easter Sunday Mass at the Cathedral of St. Joseph in Wheeling. Many attended in person,…

Dressed in Their Best for Easter Sunday

Courtesy Photo On Easter Sunday at St. Michael Parish in Wheeling, little ones who participated in the Children’s Liturgy of the Word take a moment to show off their Easter…

Huntington’s St. Peter Claver Parish Preparing Community Garden; Special Collection for Support Set for April 18

Courtesy Photo Pictured is last year’s Community Garden at St. Peter Claver Parish in Huntington. Preparations are underway for this year’s garden. A special collection for the garden will be…

Furthering Technological Literacy in West Virginia

By Katie Hinerman Klug, Catholic Charities West Virginia Marketing Communications Specialist Southern Region WELCH—Kevin, a resident of Northfork, had lost his job due to cutbacks related to COVID-19. He came…

Bishop Travels Diocese for Holy Week

Martina Hart Photo Bishop Mark Brennan blesses the faithful gathered for Palm Sunday Mass at St. Joseph Church in Huntington March 28. See story on Page 3. By Martina Hart…

Diocese Bestows Aquinas, St. Sebastian Awards

By Colleen Rowan Each year, the Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston honors young people enrolled in its Catholic schools for being model students. They are recognized at the annual Bishop’s Dinner for…

A Special Six-Part Series on the Diocesan Pastoral Council Bishop Mark E. Brennan has reestablished the Diocesan Pastoral Council originally created by Bishop Joseph H. Hodges in 1968. In this…