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Archbishop Lori of Baltimore to Celebrate Red Mass in Wheeling

WHEELING—Archbishop William E. Lori of Baltimore will be the celebrant and homilist for the ninth annual Red Mass at the Cathedral of St. Joseph in Wheeling at 6 p.m. Jan….

Bishop Blesses New Renovations at Notre Dame High School, Clarksburg

Bishop Michael J. Bransfield blesses the newly renovated gymnasium at Notre Dame High School in Clarksburg Dec. 16. Colleen Rowan Photo By Colleen Rowan  CLARKSBURG—Just before Christmas, Notre Dame High…

Advent

John Sherwood Photo Father John Ledford blesses the Advent wreath at St. James Parish in Charles Town. With him is Rev. Mr. James Munuhe.

Race for Education

John Sherwood Photo Children in kindergarten through second grade at St. Joseph School in Martinsburg proudly show off their punch cards that were used to tally the number of laps completed as…

Catholic Charities West Virginia Opens New Center for Community Learning and Advancement in Huntington

Gregory Hart Photo Mark Sliter, executive director of Catholic Charities West Virginia, third from left, and officials of the Center for Community Learning and Advancement in Huntington cut the ribbon…

Basilica Celebrates Sesquicentennial

See full coverage in the Nov. 4 issue of The Catholic Spirit of the sesquicentennial celebration of the Basilica of the Co-Cathedral of the Sacred Heart in Charleston. (Martina Hart…

Respect Life Month

Colleen Rowan Photo Betsi Wolf and her children—8-year-old Gianna, 9-year-old Ivan and 3-year-old Abigail (pictured with her from left)—participate in the life chain in Berkeley Springs on Respect Life Sunday….

Mass Gathers WJU Students with the Bishop

Colleen Rowan Photo Bishop Michael J. Bransfield celebrates the Mass of the Holy Spirit at Wheeling Jesuit University. By Colleen Rowan WHEELING—Wheeling Jesuit University students gathered for the annual Mass…

Bishop Honors Religious of the Diocese

Colleen Rowan Photo Men and women religious of the diocese are pictured during a Mass, honoring them for their ministry, at St. Vincent de Paul Parish in Wheeling. By Colleen…