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In Celebration of the Year of St. Joseph, Join a Diocesan Pilgrimage

  By Colleen Rowan There are still two Sundays left for the Catholic faithful of West Virginia to join in the Diocesan Pilgrimage for the Year of St. Joseph. The…

Morgantown Parish Invites Faithful to Rosary Congress Asking the Intercession of Our Lady

By Colleen Rowan St. John University Parish in Morgantown is inviting the faithful to partake in its Rosary Congress on Oct. 6 praying for the intercession of the Blessed Mother….

Courtesy Photo On the morning of Sept. 11, the Knights of Columbus Honor Guard from Assembly 1185 and Boy Scout Troop 5 hold a 9/11 Commemoration Ceremony in front of…

Getting Vaccinated and Wearing Masks are ‘Genuine Acts of Love,’ Bishop Brennan Says

By Colleen Rowan WEST VIRGINIA—“Getting vaccinated and wearing a good mask are genuine acts of love by which we protect our neighbor and our own health,” Bishop Mark E. Brennan…

Charleston Serra Establishes Fund to Support Seminarians in Memory of Father Leon Alexander

CHARLESTON — The Serra Club of Charleston has established a permanent fund in support of men studying for the Catholic priesthood. The organization has contributed nearly $4,000 as the seed…

Working Toward a Common Goal

By Trina Bartlett, CCWVa Eastern Regional Director The Catholic Charities West Virginia (CCWVa) Romney office has been making changes and forming partnerships to serve clients more efficiently. “We are happy…

As Covid Cases Surge, Bishop Brennan Asks All to Wear Masks in Diocese’s Churches

By Colleen Rowan WEST VIRGINIA—As Covid cases continue to surge in West Virginia, Bishop Mark E. Brennan is asking that masks be worn in all churches of the Diocese of…

Diocesan Pilgrimage in Honor of St. Joseph

Second Sundays in September-November By Joyce Bibey Celebrate the Year of St. Joseph with faithful from across the Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston by making a pilgrimage to significant churches in the…

U.S. Bishop Chairmen Respond to Evolving Crisis in Afghanistan

WASHINGTON—A widespread humanitarian crisis is unfolding in Afghanistan, with the Taliban swiftly seizing control of the capital on August 15. Thousands of people who have worked as interpreters, translators, and…

Day of Remembrance for Aborted Children to be Held at Ravenswood Parish

By Colleen Rowan RAVENSWOOD—Each year, St. Matthew Parish in Ravenswood holds a Day of Remembrance for Aborted Children to pray for babies who have lost their lives to abortion. The…