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Deacon Golna Reflects on His Upcoming Priesthood Ordination

The Catholic Spirit Photo Deacon Justin Golna is pictured in an interview for The Roch-umentary video series. By Colleen Rowan WHEELING—Ordination to priesthood cannot come soon enough for Deacon Justin…

Feast of Corpus Christi

John Sherwood Photo Members of St. James the Greater Parish in Charles Town participate in a Eucharistic procession on the feast of Corpus Christi.

Father O’Donnell Leaves WV for New Role in DC Parish

Experiences in Social Justice Ministries Fuels New Focus By Joyce Bibey He has spent the vast majority of his priesthood building bridges towards a better society. Now it is time…

Blessings for Graduation

Courtesy Photo Princeton Senior High School graduate Matthew Hillyer receives a special blessing from his parish pastor, Father Sebastian Devasya, pastor of Sacred Heart Parish in Princeton. Vickie Blankenship, the…

Priest and Parishioner Receive Chapel of Four Chaplains Legion of Honor Award

Courtesy Photo Father Joe McLaughlin, pastor of Holy Rosary Parish in Buckhannon, third from left, and Knights of Columbus Brother John Walsh, third from right, receive the Chapel of Four…

Powhatan Church Serves 72 Families in Need

Courtesy Photo Sacred Heart Mission in Powhatan served 72 families in need in May during its monthly food distribution. Mission officials and food recipients are pictured at the church during…

A Decree from Bishop Mark Brennan

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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…