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Conference on Substance Abuse Coming to Princeton

By Colleen Rowan PRINCETON—Creating Connections for Healing Conference on Substance Abuse this month will be held in Princeton. Set to be held at the Chuck Mathena Center Nov. 16, the…

‘Hymns of Hope’ Concert to Benefit Catholic Charities’ Southern Region

By Babette Pascasio PRINCETON—A variety of performers will be on stage for “Hymns of Hope” Sunday, Nov. 17, 3-5 p.m. at Chuck Mathena Center in Princeton to benefit the Southern…

Bishop Brennan Will Celebrate Holy Hour, Parishes Praying Novena for Vocations

By Colleen Rowan WEST VIRGINIA—Bishop Mark E. Brennan will celebrate a Holy Hour for Vocations during National Vocation Awareness Week. The Holy Hour will be held at St. James the…

PACE Conference Gathers Parish, School Personnel

Martina Hart Photo Mike Rasz from Envoy Benefit Solutions speaks at the PACE Conference in Charleston. By Martina Hart CHARLESTON — The Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston’s annual PACE (Parish Administration &…

Bishop Brennan to Celebrate Holy Hour for Vocations

CHARLES TOWN — Bishop Mark E. Brennan will celebrate a Holy Hour for Vocations during Vocations Awareness Week at St. James the Greater Parish in Charles Town on Saturday, Nov….

Vocations Awareness Week is November 3-9

The Catholic Church in the U.S. will celebrate National Vocations Awareness Week Nov. 3-9. This annual event is a special time for parishes in the U.S. to actively foster and…

Teens Encounter Christ (TEC) Retreats to be Held in Charleston and Fairmont

WEST VIRGINIA–Teens Encounter Christ (TEC) Retreats will be held for young people in Charleston and Fairmont. TEC #3: Nov. 9-11, 2019 at St. John XXIII Pastoral Center, Charleston, WV Directors:…

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….