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Project Offers a Virtual Look at the ‘History of Catholic Education in Parkersburg’

By Colleen Rowan PARKERSBURG—A new online project offers a unique look at the “History of Catholic Education in Parkersburg” from 1859 to today. This virtual window into the past was…

Franciscan Sisters, TOR, Invite All to Join in Their Virtual Lenten Retreat

TORONTO, Ohio—The Franciscan Sisters, TOR, of Penance of the Sorrowful Mother in Toronto, Ohio, are excited to invite all to their annual Lenten Retreat, held virtually on Saturday, March 27….

Knights of Columbus Invite All to Free Webinar with Catholic Author Joe Jordan

The Knights of Columbus invite all to participate in a free online webinar: “Living a Life of Significance” with best selling Catholic author and Knights of Columbus member Joe Jordan….

Pandemic Has Not Deterred Wheeling’s Society of St. Vincent de Paul in Outreach

WHEELING—The Society of St. Vincent de Paul, St. Mary’s Conference, Elm Grove (Wheeling) had a busy and productive year of service in 2020, despite Covid restrictions. Members made 191 in-home…

‘Catholic Appalachian Experience’ Zoom Program Open to All

SHEPHERDSTOWN—Bishop John Stowe and Father Marc Bentley, both of the Diocese of Lexington, will be special guests of St. Agnes Parish in Shepherdstown and will be presenting (virtually) an introduction…

Wheeling Hospital Offers Post-COVID Outpatient Rehab Program

WHEELING—Recovery from COVID-19 is an ongoing process for many, especially after a stay in the hospital, and Wheeling Hospital has initiated a rehabilitation program to help post-COVID patients. Post-COVID symptoms…

Fairmont Catholic Grade School Opens Pre-K, Kindergarten Enrollment for 2021-2022

FAIRMONT — Enrollment for pre-kindergarten and kindergarten is open at Fairmont Catholic Grade School for the 2021-2022 school year. Fairmont Catholic is dedicated to providing students in pre-kindergarten through eighth-grade…

Ss. Peter and Paul Students in Oak Hill Supporting Gabriel Project for Lent

OAK HILL—Students at Ss. Peter and Paul Catholic School in Oak Hill are supporting the Gabriel Project of West Virginia for their Lenten service project. The organization provides assistance to…

Dreams: ‘Speech of the Soul’ to be Explored in Online Event Presented by St. Joseph Retreat Center

WHEELING—The St. Joseph Retreat Center in Wheeling will present Dreams: “Speech of the Soul,” a virtual retreat Feb. 26-27. “This program journeys into the world of dreams, exploring their images…

Opportunities for Prayer at the Cathedral during Lent

Lent is just around the corner!  Why not give yourself the opportunity to make this the best Lent ever?  The 40 days of Lent provide many ways for everyone to…