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Voices for Life Raised at State Capitol

Courtesy Photo Father Brian Crenwelge, pastor of Mater Dolorosa Parish in Paden City and Holy Rosary Mission in Sistersville, offers the invocation at the Pro-Life Rally at the Capitol in…

Mass for Healing at the Cathedral

Colleen Rowan Photo On the Memorial of Our Lady of Lourdes and World Day of the Sick, Msgr. Kevin M. Quirk, J.C.D., J.V., administers the sacrament of the anointing of…

Young Catholics Gather for Youth Rally in Wheeling

Courtesy Photo Young Catholics are gathered at the Middle & High School Rally and Confirmation Gathering in Wheeling at Central Catholic High School’s gym. The next gathering will be at…

Charity in Action Awards to Honor Compassionate Commitment

WHEELING—As part of its annual Impressions of Hope Gala, Catholic Charities West Virginia (CCWVa) will recognize two groups and an individual who have performed meaningful service and demonstrated deep compassion…

Catholic Schools Week

Students, teachers, and staff of St. Vincent de Paul Parish School in Wheeling gather at St. Vincent de Paul Church following the Mass opening Catholic Schools Week Jan. 27. With…

Helping Out

Charleston Catholic High School students collected items each day of Catholic Schools Week to support different charities. They are pictured with the collected items. Martina Hart Photo

Is God calling you to Priesthood?

By Colleen Rowan Do you want a life of heroic sacrifice? Is God calling you to be a priest of Jesus Christ? The Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston’s Vocations Office is inviting men…

Christmas Message from Archbishop Lori

With the culmination of Advent and the Christmas season upon us, I am glad to have this opportunity to reflect during this Holy time of year on where we have…

Second Collection at Christmas Masses to Benefit Catholic Charities West Virginia’s Annual Appeal

By Colleen Rowan WEST VIRGINIA—The traditional second collection at Christmas Masses at churches in the Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston will go toward Catholic Charities West Virginia’s (CCWVa) annual appeal. On a Mission…

Conference Series on Response to Substance Abuse Continues around the State

Martina Hart Photo Lindsay Acree, Pharm D., assistant professor, Pharmacy Practice at the University of Charleston, discusses how to administer naloxone for opioid overdoses at the Social Ministries Conference at…