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Annual Pro-Life Rally at West Virginia Capitol Set for Feb. 24

By Colleen Rowan CHARLESTON—Each year, people from all walks of life and religious denominations from across West Virginia come together in Charleston to call for an end to abortion and…

Open Houses Planned at St. Joseph School in Martinsburg

MARTINSBURG — St. Joseph School will host two open houses so people can learn how Catholic education challenges children to recognize and develop their God-given gifts. From 6 to 7:30…

Holy Spirit Conference Coming to Pipestem Once Again

By Colleen Rowan PIPESTEM — The annual Holy Spirit Conference is set for March 13-15 at Pipestem Resort State Park with the theme “Ignite the Fire Within.” Conference Director Ann…

Young Catholics Invited to Ignite Their Faith at Youth Rallies

WEST VIRGINIA — Middle and high school teens are invited to join in an exciting day of laughter, singing, learning, prayer, playing, and more with 200 other teens at the Ignite…

Madonna Wins ICE Award

Today’s Catholic Teacher announced Madonna High School in Weirton is a recipient of the national Innovations in Catholic Education (ICE) Award for advances in curriculum and instruction. Madonna is one…

Wheeling University Nursing Majors Getting Hands on Respiratory Training in Simulations Lab

Wheeling, WV – Wheeling University junior and senior nursing students are receiving hands on, respiratory care training inside the simulation lab to learn how to best treat patients. According to…

Vocations Office to Hold Second Annual Discernment Weekend Retreat

By Colleen Rowan KEARNEYSVILLE—Is God calling you to be a priest of Jesus Christ? Men who have asked themselves this question are invited to explore that possible call at the…

Choral Reading Workshops to be Held for Pastoral Musicians

By Colleen Rowan WEST VIRGINIA—Choral Reading Workshops for all pastoral musicians will be held in March in three separate locations in the state. Sponsored by the Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston, the…

Cathedral to Host World Day of the Sick Mass Feb. 11

WHEELING—Pope St. John Paul II in 1992 declared February 11 as World Day of the Sick, to coincide with the feast of Our Lady of Lourdes. Pope Francis calls the…

Confirmation Schedule

Bishop Mark E. Brennan, Celebrant February 12, St. John the Evangelist Parish, Wellsburg, 5:30 p.m. March 14, St. Sebastian Parish, Kingwood; St. Zita Mission, Masontown; St. Edward the Confessor Mission,…