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Charleston Gabriel Project in Need of Items

CHARLESTON—The Gabriel Project in Charleston is in need of immediate donations of gently-used winter infant and toddler clothes. All infant and toddler sizes are welcome, but newborn (0-3 months) is…

Catholic Daughters Making Blizzard Boxes for Shut-ins

FAIRMONT—The Catholic Daughters of the Americas Chapter in Fairmont will once again be making and collecting blizzard boxes for the Senior Center/Meals on Wheels. The small boxes consist of non…

At Audience, Pope Renews Commitment to Fight Abuse

By Junno Arocho, Esteves Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY (CNS) — After the Vatican released its extensive report on Theodore E. McCarrick, Pope Francis renewed the Catholic Church’s pledge to…

McCarrick Report Summary Cites Lack of Serious Investigations of Rumors

By Cindy Wooden, Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Although dogged for years by rumors of sexual impropriety, Theodore E. McCarrick was able to rise up the Catholic hierarchical…

Two DWC Parishes Receive OCP Grants to Enhance Music and Liturgy

By Colleen Rowan WEST VIRGINIA—Two parishes of the Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston are the recipients of grants from Oregon Catholic Press (OCP) to enhance liturgy and music. St. James the Apostle Parish…

Diocese Forming TEC (Teens Encounter Christ) Leadership Team

WEST VIRGINIA—The Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston is working to form a group of interested adults as an official, diocesan TEC (Teens Encounter Christ) Leadership Team. The new co-chairs of the team are…

Catholic Charities Honors Those with Compassionate Commitment to Humankind

WHEELING—Catholic Charities West Virginia (CCWVa) is proud to announce the recipients of its 2020 Charity In Action Award. The honorees are Danny Vance of Huntington, Margaret O’Neal of Charleston, Jim…

rginia Honors Those with Compassionate Commitment to Humankind

WHEELING—Catholic Charities West Virginia (CCWVa) is proud to announce the recipients of its 2020 Charity In Action Award. The honorees are Danny Vance of Huntington, Margaret O’Neal of Charleston, Jim…

As Many Expected, Presidential Contest not Settled after Election Day

WASHINGTON (CNS)—The U.S. remains uncertain about the winner of the presidential race after Election Day, as a counting of the vote continues, showing Democratic candidate Joe Biden ahead in electoral…

Pope Not Changing Church Teaching on Gay Unions, Secretariat of State Says

By Cindy Wooden, Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY (CNS) — The Vatican Secretariat of State has sent an explanatory note to nuncios around the world insisting that when Pope Francis…