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University of Dayton’s Virtual Learning Community for Faith Formation Offering Two Courses

WEST VIRGINIA—Two five-week courses are being offered through the University of Dayton’s Virtual Learning Community for Faith Formation (VLCFF). These courses are hybrid models. They are composed of both weekly live…

IC Parish Nurses to Host Virtual Lenten Program with Spiritual Reflection, Fitness, and Fellowship

CLARKSBURG—The Immaculate Conception Parish Nurses will be hosting a virtual “Walk to the Cross” group throughout Lent. The purpose of the group is to promote spiritual reflection, fitness, and fellowship. The…

Health Care Organizations in Ohio County Team up to Provide COVID Vaccines to WV Residents

Sister Gabriella Wagner, 102, died peacefully at Mount St. Joseph in Wheeling on February 8, 2021 with a sister at her bedside. Sr. Gabriella (Angela) was born in Triadelphia on…

Bishop’s Letter on Financial audit

Visit www.dwc.org to see the audit Dear faithful of the Wheeling-Charleston Diocese, I am pleased to present to you a report on the independent audit of the Diocese’s financial status…

Diocese Increases Role of Laity through Diocesan Pastoral Council

WHEELING—Bishop Mark E. Brennan will be conferring with lay and religious representatives from across the diocese, as he has reestablished the Diocesan Pastoral Council that Bishop Joseph H. Hodges originally…

Lenten Guidelines

Lent is a special season within the Church year that focuses on the two-fold theme of repentance and Baptism. We prepare ourselves to celebrate the Paschal Mystery of Christ. Lent…

Diocesan Worship and Sacraments Director to Lead Lenten Zoom Series

By Colleen Rowan Beginning on Ash Wednesday, Feb. 17, Bernadette McMasters Kime, director of the Office of Worship and Sacraments for the diocese, will facilitate a Notre Dame Bible Study…

Diocesan Official Appointments

  Bishop Mark E. Brennan has made public the following appointments: Msgr. Eugene S. Ostrowski, V.G., has been appointed to a five-year term as a member of the College of…