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Charity in Action Awards to Honor Compassionate Commitment

CHARLESTON—Catholic Charities West Virginia’s (CCWVa) will host its second annual Charity in Action Awards Luncheon in Charleston on Oct. 25. The agency will honor three individuals who have demonstrated compassion through dedicated volunteer service to adult learners, refugee…

Morgantown Magnificat’s Gathering will Feature Catechist Carolyn Cannizzaro

MORGANTOWN—West Virginia’s Morgantown Magnificat chapter invites women from around the state to its next inspirational prayer breakfast, featuring Catechist and Worship Leader Carolyn Cannizzaro. Cannizzaro will share her story of…

Composition of Praise Ecumenical Gospel Choir Returns to Bridgeport’s All Saints Church for Free Concert

BRIDGEPORT—All Saints Church in Bridgeport once again, will be the site of a free concert, featuring the internationally known ecumenical gospel choir “Composition of Praise” from Washington, D.C., Sunday, Oct. 27 at 4 p.m….

Wheeling University Offers Learn Local Program for Commuters

WHEELING—With the announcement of the Learn Local Program, commuter students will now have access to West Virginia’s number one university and an incredible opportunity at Wheeling University. With out-of-pocket cost…

Religious Honored in Wheeling

By Colleen Rowan Women and men religious of the diocese were honored for their ministry and service at the annual Mass and Appreciation Dinner. This year’s gathering was held at…

Sister Erin McDonald to Profess Final Vows with Congregation of St. Joseph

WHEELING—The Congregation of St. Joseph is pleased to announce Sister Erin McDonald, CSJ, will profess final vows as a Sister of St. Joseph on Saturday, Oct. 5. The Liturgy will…

Vocations Awareness Day Returns to Franciscan University

STEUBENVILLE, OHIO—The ever-popular Vocations Awareness Day will take place at Franciscan University of Steubenville on Friday, Oct. 11, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in Finnegan Fieldhouse. Representing the Diocese…

Conference Will Examine End of Life Issues

BRIDGEPORT—The Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston and Catholic Charities West Virginia are co-sponsoring “Living to the End: Practical Issues at the End of Life” Oct. 16 from 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m….

Catholic Distance University in Charles Town Serves the Incarcerated Church

CHARLES TOWN — Catholic Distance University educates students throughout the nation and the world in Catholic Theology, the Liberal Arts, and faith development through high quality online programs. Since 1984,…

Diocese’s PACE Conference is This Month in Charleston

CHARLESTON—The Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston is offering its annual PACE Conference Oct. 23-24 at St. John XXIII Pastoral Center in Charleston. PACE stands for Parish Administration & Collaborative Education, and is…