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Archbishop Lori Tours Wheeling’s Catholic Charities Neighborhood Center

Colleen Rowan Photo Archbishop William E. Lori talks to Grant Coleman, interim coordinator for the Catholic Charities Neighborhood Center in Wheeling March 2. Also pictured is Beth Zarate, chief executive…

More Than 200 to Enter the Church at Easter

Martina Hart Photo A candidate places his baptismal certificate in the Baptismal Ceremonial Book at the Basilica of the Co-Cathedral of the Sacred Heart in Charleston. By Martina Hart The Rite…

Relic’s Schedule in West Virginia Announced

By Colleen Rowan The schedule for the Heart of a Priest Pilgrimage of a major relic of St. John Vianney, patron saint of parish priests, in West Virginia during Holy…

WJU to Continue under Financial Exigency

By Colleen Rowan WHEELING—Wheeling Jesuit University announced March 27 that it will remain open under the Board of Trustees’ existing declaration of financial exigency. “Based on our analysis and planning…

Lent Begins

Colleen Rowan Photo A student from Central Catholic High School in Wheeling receives ashes on Ash Wednesday at the Cathedral of St. Joseph in Wheeling.

Archbishop Lori Meets with Priests in Morgantown

Tim Bishop Photo Story to come.

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…