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Wheeling Hospital Updates Surgery, Visitation Guidelines

WHEELING — Wheeling Hospital has been working around the clock for the past several weeks to prepare for the COVID-19 pandemic. Hospital officials and staff are confident they have the…

Nationwide Service to Report Sexual Misconduct Involving U.S. Bishops Launched

WHEELING, W.Va.– In May 2019, Pope Francis released his apostolic letter, Vos estis lux mundi (“You are the light of the world”) to address the issue of sexual abuse and…

Catholic Schools Superintendent Offers Families Words of Commitment in Time of Uncertainty

By Colleen Rowan WEST VIRGINIA—Superintendent of Catholic Schools Mary Ann Deschaine offered words of commitment in this time of uncertainty. “Your children, our teachers, support staff, and volunteers are our…

Wheeling University to Close Residence Halls, Extend Online Instruction

WHEELING — Following the announcement by Gov. Jim Justice of the first confirmed case of coronavirus in West Virginia and his additional measures to contain its spread, Wheeling University has…

Catholic Charities West Virginia Responds to COVID-19

WEST VIRGINIA—Like other nonprofit corporations, businesses, and households, Catholic Charities West Virginia (CCWVa) and other human services providers are responding to the COVID-19 virus. “We are working closely with the…

Charity in Action Awards bestowed

WHEELING—Catholic Charities West Virginia honored the recipients of its 2020 Charity in Action Award on March 7 at the 10th Annual Shining a Light on Hope Gala in Wheeling. Those…

You Are Loved

Dedicated to the Most Precious Blood and Most Sacred Heart By Adam Marquart How Much Are You Loved? Upon talking with others about Good and Evil, I have found that…

Principal needed at Corpus Christi School

WHEELING—Corpus Christi School, a Catholic school in the Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston, has a rich history of providing faith-based, Catholic education to students Preschool through 8th grade, for over 104-years. Our school is…

New Protocols Enhance Safe Environment Program

By Colleen Rowan WHEELING—Expanding the Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston’s Safe Environment Program, Bishop Mark Brennan is requiring additional protocols to increase safety and reduce risk in Catholic schools and parishes. In…

Catholic Sharing Appeal Surpasses $2 Million Goal

By Colleen Rowan WHEELING—The Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston’s 2019 Catholic Sharing Appeal (CSA), titled “Sowing Seeds of Hope,” has surpassed its $2 million goal. “The support of the faithful has been…