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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…

Eucharistic Adoration Chapel Marks 20th Anniversary

SHINNSTON—This month, the Blessed Margaret of Castello Eucharistic Adoration Chapel in Shinnston will celebrate its 20th anniversary Oct. 20. Established by St. Ann Parish in Shinnston, the chapel offers the…

26th Annual Women Bearing Gifts Retreat to Gather Retreatants in Huttonsville

HUTTONSVILLE—The 26th Annual Women Bearing Gifts Retreat will be held from Nov. 8-10 at Mary Help of Christians Pastoral Center in Huttonsville. It is a weekend experience of prayer and…

A Day of Reflection for Catholic Men to be Held

WHEELING—The Laymen’s Retreat League would like to invite all Catholic men to a Day of Reflection with Father Brian Crenwelge on Saturday, Oct. 12, beginning at 8 a.m. with a continental breakfast…

Buckhannon Parish Says Goodbye to Styrofoam 

BUCKHANNON—“Pope Francis has expressed deep concern for God’s creation and has invited us to do the same. God has given us a beautiful world, the Pope tells us, and it’s…

Our Lady of Peace School Steps Up Safety

WHEELING — Our Lady of Peace School in Wheeling is stepping up school safety and security efforts, because “keeping children safe while they are in our care is a top…

Wheeling University Announces Reinstatement of Several Academic and Athletic Programs, Adds New Online Programs

WHEELING—Wheeling University has announced plans to reinstate several academic and athletic programs that had been temporarily eliminated from their club and course offerings last March. Beginning in January of 2020,…

Holy Rosary Mission to Host Second Annual Feast Day Celebration

SISTERSVILLE—Holy Rosary Mission in Sistersville will be hosting its second annual patronal feast day celebration – Our Lady of the Rosary – on Sunday, Oct. 6 to honor the Blessed Virgin Mary….