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Calling All Alumni of Sacred Heart School in Huntington 

HUNTINGTON—Did you attend Sacred Heart School in Huntington? If so, Sacred Heart Parish in Huntington would like to hear from you. The parish is holding a homecoming celebration in conjunction…

Clarksburg Families Invited to Spend a Week with Our Lady 

CLARKSBURG—In honor of the apparition of Our Lady of Fatima, each family at Immaculate Conception Parish in Clarksburg was invited to spend one week with the traveling Pilgrim Virgin Statue…

WV Institute for Spirituality’s Sister Ritamary Schulz to Expand Ministry in the South

CHARLESTON—The West Virginia Institute or Spirituality is pleased to welcome Sister Ritamary Schulz, ASCJ, back for full-time spiritual direction ministry. Sister Ritamary is hoping to provide prayer guidance at the…

Archbishop Lori Announces Changes in Financial Stewardship of the Diocese

WHEELING—Archbishop William E. Lori, Apostolic Administrator for the Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston, announced July 17 the appointment of a new independent auditor for the Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston, a decision made in…

Catholic Charities West Virginia Agency Revenue and Stewardship Statement

Dear Friends of Catholic Charities, Since 1931 Catholic Charities has offered services for those most in need across the state.  Our mission is clear and our work continues regardless of…

Catholic Charities to Celebrate 20th Anniversary of Webster Springs’ Outreach Center

WEBSTER SPRINGS—Catholic Charities West Virginia (CCWVa) will host an Open House at the Webster Springs Outreach Center to celebrate its 20th Anniversary on July 12. The open house will be…

Alex Nagem Appointed Interim CFO of the Diocese

By Colleen Rowan WHEELING—Archbishop William E. Lori, apostolic administrator for the Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston, appointed Alex Nagem as interim CFO (chief financial officer) for the diocese June 20. In this…

Blessed Sacrament Parish Wins National Stewardship Award

By Angie Iafrate SOUTH CHARLESTON—Blessed Sacrament Parish in South Charleston was named one of five national Cool Congregations Challenge winners by Interfaith Power and Light, an organization which mobilizes faith communities…

Catholic Charities West Virginia to Hold 5th Annual Charity Golf Scramble

PARKERSBURG—Catholic Charities West Virginia (CCWVa) will hold its 5th Annual Drive for Hope Charity Golf Scramble on Saturday, July 20 at the Worthington Golf Club in Parkersburg. Onsite registration will…

Novena to the Sacred Heart of Jesus at Bluefield, Princeton Parishes

MERCER COUNTY—Sacred Heart parishes in Bluefield and Princeton began a nine-day Novena to the Sacred Heart June 20, and invite area Catholic faithful to attend. On weekdays Mass in Princeton…