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St. Joseph Retreat Center Offers Virtual Look at Celtic Christianity: Origins and Saints

WEHEELING—Celtic Christianity: Origins and Saints virtual program with Bonnie Thurston will be held Jan. 30 from 1-3 p.m. This retreat is being presented by the St. Joseph Retreat Center in…

Bishop Brennan to Celebrate Mass, Lead Rosary Honoring the Legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr.

WHEELING—Honoring the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Bishop Mark Brennan will celebrate a special Mass on January 18 at 12:05 p.m. at the Cathedral of St….

Eastern Panhandle Catholics Going the Extra Mile for Neighbors in Need

By Colleen Rowan Catholic faithful of the Eastern Pahandle are going the extra mile to help their neighbors who are in need at this time. Clothing for people suffering financially,…

St. Joseph School in Martinsburg Announces Open Enrollment Dates

MARTINSBURG—Open enrollment has been announced for St. Joseph School in Martinsburg. For families whose children do not already attend, they can apply Monday, March 1, for the 2021-22 school year. …

Diocesan Tuition Assistance Process Open for 2021-2022 School Year

WEST VIRGINIA—For the 30th consecutive year, the Diocesan Tuition Assistance Program (TAP) is striving to keep Catholic school education affordable for Catholic families who desire it for their children but who…

St. Joseph Retreat Center Offering Virtual Year-long ‘2020 Vision Series’

WHEELING—“The dawning of a new year brings with it new hopes, dreams, and hopes for the future while allowing us to reflect on the challenges and blessings of the past,”…

Job opening

The Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston has an opening for Assistant Director of the Office of Evangelization & Catechesis.  This is a full time position.   This person will assist the Director…

From Homeless to Housed

By Katie Hinerman Klug, Catholic Charities West Virginia Marketing Communications Specialist Most of us can relate with the desire for a home-cooked meal. For Reggie Smith, he desired to cook…

Diocese’s Pre-K to Eighth-Grade Catholic Schools, Some of Its High Schools Reopen Jan. 19

By Colleen Rowan WEST VIRGINIA—The Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston’s pre-kindergarten through eighth-grade Catholic schools and some of its high schools will open their doors back up to students Jan. 19 for…

South Charleston Parish Makes Sure At-Risk Youth Are Not Forgotton at Christmas

By Colleen Rowan SOUTH CHARLESTON — For the past few years, Blessed Sacrament Parish has made sure the young residents at the James H. “Tiger” Morton Juvenile Center in Dunbar…