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Child Care Resource Center Hosts Personal Protective Equipment Distributions

Courtesy Photo Catholic Charities Child Care Resource Center distributed over 8,000 gloves, 4,000 face masks and numerous other items to child care providers during PPE distribution events throughout northern West…

Photo Courtesy of the Dominican Sisters of St. Cecilia At the altar, Sister Albertine signs the vows she wrote out in advance. By Colleen Rowan “I feel like I’m supposed…

Powhatan’s Sacred Heart Mission Donates $500 to Scholarship Fund in Honor of Bishop Brennan

Courtesy Photo Bishop Mark Brennan is pictured with young people who received the sacrament of confirmation at Sacred Heart Mission in Powhatan. With them is Father Binny Thomas Mulackal, pastor….

St. Bernadette’s is Now a Parish

Courtesy Photo St. Bernadette Church, Hedgesville By Colleen Rowan HEDGESVILLE—Bishop Mark Brennan announced Sept. 3 that St. Bernadette Mission in Hedgesville has been raised to the status of a parish in…

A Letter from Bishop Brennan

Dear Faithful of the Wheeling-Charleston Diocese, It is with prayerful gratitude and a thankful heart that I reach out to you today. As our parishes begin to reopen, I have…

Deacon John Yaquinta Photo Pictured are aspirants to the permanent diaconate for the Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston. Seated, from left, are Michael Brumley, Ronald Piaskowski, William Klug, and Anthony Michael O’Leary….

Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary

Colleen Rowan Photo Our Lady’s Assumption is depicted in this beautiful stained glass window at Assumption of Our Lady Church in Keyser. The Solemnity of the Asssumption of the Blessed…

Charleston Woman among Eight Who Profess Perpetual Vows as Dominican Sisters of St. Cecilia

Courtesy Photo Sister Albertine Cevallos, O.P., pictured here, made her perpetual profession of vows as a Dominican Sister of Saint Cecilia in Nashville, Tennessee, on July 25. Eight young women…

Vocations Office Announces New Seminarians

Courtesy Photo Bishop Mark Brennan is pictured with new seminarians at the Cathedral of St. Joseph in Wheeling. With the bishop, from left, are Father Brian Crenwelge, director of Vocations…

Sister Jennifer Berridge Professes Vows

Joyce Bibey Photo Several of the Sisters of the Congregation of St. Joseph pause for a snapshot with their new Sister. From left to right are Sister Marguerite O’Brien, Sister…