Category Archives: News

Notre Dame High School presents “Once on this Island”

CLARKSBURG—Notre Dame High School proudly presents their 2019 All-School Musical ONCE ON THIS ISLAND at the McCrory Marketplace Grand Hall in downtown Clarksburg, WV (the space at the rear of…

Updated Statement from the Diocese

We are pleased and grateful that the Circuit Court of Wood County, West Virginia has concurred with the position of the Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston regarding the complaint brought by Attorney…

For Vocation Awareness Week, Clergy and Religious Share the Joy They Have in Their Ministries

By Colleen Rowan “The Priesthood of Jesus Christ is my life, my joy and my greatest love…” These are the words of Father Casey Mahone. The longtime pastor of Immaculate…

Conference on Substance Abuse Coming to Princeton

By Colleen Rowan PRINCETON—Creating Connections for Healing Conference on Substance Abuse this month will be held in Princeton. Set to be held at the Chuck Mathena Center Nov. 16, the…

‘Hymns of Hope’ Concert to Benefit Catholic Charities’ Southern Region

By Babette Pascasio PRINCETON—A variety of performers will be on stage for “Hymns of Hope” Sunday, Nov. 17, 3-5 p.m. at Chuck Mathena Center in Princeton to benefit the Southern…

Bishop Brennan Will Celebrate Holy Hour, Parishes Praying Novena for Vocations

By Colleen Rowan WEST VIRGINIA—Bishop Mark E. Brennan will celebrate a Holy Hour for Vocations during National Vocation Awareness Week. The Holy Hour will be held at St. James the…

PACE Conference Gathers Parish, School Personnel

Martina Hart Photo Mike Rasz from Envoy Benefit Solutions speaks at the PACE Conference in Charleston. By Martina Hart CHARLESTON — The Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston’s annual PACE (Parish Administration &…

Bishop Brennan to Celebrate Holy Hour for Vocations

CHARLES TOWN — Bishop Mark E. Brennan will celebrate a Holy Hour for Vocations during Vocations Awareness Week at St. James the Greater Parish in Charles Town on Saturday, Nov….

Vocations Awareness Week is November 3-9

The Catholic Church in the U.S. will celebrate National Vocations Awareness Week Nov. 3-9. This annual event is a special time for parishes in the U.S. to actively foster and…

Teens Encounter Christ (TEC) Retreats to be Held in Charleston and Fairmont

WEST VIRGINIA–Teens Encounter Christ (TEC) Retreats will be held for young people in Charleston and Fairmont. TEC #3: Nov. 9-11, 2019 at St. John XXIII Pastoral Center, Charleston, WV Directors:…