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Sharing in the Good News in a Most Unusual & Difficult Time

By Colleen Rowan Beginning his celebration of Easter Sunday Mass in an empty Cathedral of St. Joseph in Wheeling, Bishop Mark Brennan welcomed all of the faithful watching from home…

Catholic Charities West Virginia Adapts Services during Pandemic

Courtesy Photo CCWVa opened a shower trailer and hygiene station on 18th Street in Wheeling with HoH-Share Inc. Msgr. Paul Hudock, second from left, blessed the facility on Holy Thursday….

Wheeling Hospital Providing Telehealth and Free, Next-Day Pharmacy Deliveries

WHEELING — To ensure that patients receive quality time with their healthcare providers during the COVID-19 crisis, Wheeling Hospital’s Physician Practice Division members have turned to telehealth. Medical Park Pharmacy…

Bishop Brennan’s Easter Message

(Visit www.dwc.org for a video Easter message from Bishop Brennan) A message from Most Reverend Mark Brennan My brothers and sisters in Christ, as your Bishop I wish you joy…

A Message from Bishop Mark Brennan

My brothers and sisters in Christ. I want to speak to you briefly about the ongoing impact of the coronavirus on Catholic life throughout the Wheeling-Charleston Diocese. I want to…

Two Central West Virginia Churches Increase Outreach through Food Pantries

Courtesy Photo Clay County children receive food bags. More Than 1,700 Food Bags Filled for Children in Clay County By Colleen Rowan MAYSEL—Two priests and the people of their parish…

Catholic Schools in West Virginia are Becoming Stronger in Times of Challenge

Courtesy Photo Kindergartener Gabriella Narrish loves her virtual classroom so she can see her Our Lady of Peace School teachers and classmates. By Joyce Bibey WEST VIRGINIA—While the classrooms in the…

Catholic Charities West Virginia Continues to Serve Amid Pandemic

Courtesy Photo Food pantry boxes are pre-packed by staff member Keith Miller at the Catholic Charities Neighborhood Center in Wheeling. Food is pre-packed in bags or boxes prior to pantry…

Trusting Mindset and Renewed Energy Increases South Charleston Parish’s Ministries

Joyce Bibey Photo Father John Finnell, pastor of Blessed Sacrament Parish in South Charleston, points out the more than 50 ministries at his parish. By Joyce Bibey SOUTH CHARLESTON—It could…

Good Shepherd, Welty Residents Adjusting Well to New Routines

Photo Provided Carol Bowman, certified activities director at Good Shepherd Nursing Home, helps resident Shirley Davis enjoy a virtual visit with her daughter, Robin. While Good Shepherd has curtailed visiting…