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A Decree from Bishop Mark Brennan

https://dwc.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/Extension-of-Easter-Duty-to-Nov-22-2020.pdf

Szabo Ordained Deacon

Mark Guiney Photo Bishop Mark Brennan ordains Rev. Mr. Phillip Szabo a deacon at St. James the Greater Church in Charles Town May 30. By Colleen Rowan CHARLES TOWN—With family…

Deacon Golna to be Ordained to Priesthood

By Colleen Rowan WHEELING—The Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston joyfully anticipates Deacon Justin Golna’s upcoming ordination to priesthood. He will be ordained by Bishop Mark Brennan at 11 a.m. June 27 at…

Faithful Happy to be Back in Church

Martina Hart Photo Wearing face masks and observing social distancing, Parishioners of the Basilica of the Co-Cathedral of the Sacred Heart in Charleston attend Mass May 23. The Diocese of…

Daily Living Returns to the Eastern Panhandle

Father Chapin Engler is pictured in the May 31 episode of Daily Living. By Colleen Rowan After a long hiatus, Father Chapin Engler’s Daily Living has returned to the Eastern…

PCHS Students Helping to Equip Those on Pandemic’s Frontlines with Face Masks and Shields

Courtesy Photo Siblings and Parkersburg Catholic High School students Helena and Paul Teltscher show the face masks and shields they have been making at their home for those working on…

Szabo to be Ordained Deacon

By Colleen Rowan CHARLES TOWN—Seminarian Phillip Szabo will be ordained a transitional deacon by Bishop Mark Brennan at 11 a.m. May 30 at St. James the Greater Parish in Charles…

A Hug for Our Lady

Courtesy Photo Little Adyson Toler gives the statue of the Blessed Mother a big hug at St. Matthew Church in Ravenswood on May 2. That day, she gave Our Lady…

One Mission One Day Raises More Than $229,000 for Catholic Schools

Courtesy Photo A student from St. Joseph Catholic School shows his appreciation for all who supported One Mission One Day.   By Colleen Rowan WEST VIRGINIA—One Mission One Day to…

Bishop Blesses Employees at Riesbeck’s

The Catholic Spirit Photo Bishop Mark Brennan blesses employees of Riesbeck’s Food Markets in Wheeling May 1. The day before, he blessed healthcare workers at Wheeling Hospital. By Colleen Rowan…