Category Archives: Vocations News

Quo Vadis Camp Set for June in Huttonsville

By Colleen Rowan HUTTONSVILLE—Once again this summer, boys in grades five through eight are invited to a fun-filled week of camp, while exploring their Catholic faith. Set for June 20-23…

The Tower of Babel and Finding Unity in Diversity

Father Justin Blanc In his spiritual classic The Imitation of Christ, Thomas à Kempis famously writes, “Man proposes, but God disposes.” The account of the tower of Babel in Genesis…

Retired Priests Help Where Needed

By Colleen Rowan WEST VIRGINIA—The collection for the Priests’ Health and Retirement Association (PHRA) will be held in all parishes and missions of the Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston March 7-8, giving…

Answering God’s Call—Sarah Riffon of Morgantown Reflects on Vocation to Religious Life

By Colleen Rowan “I felt this tugging at my heart and felt God saying, ‘This could be you,’” 20-year-old Sarah Riffon of Morgantown said as she recalled the moment she…

Priestly Fraternity in the DWC

Retreat Brings Bishop and Priests Together at Snowshoe. By Colleen Rowan Priests of the Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston and Bishop Michael J. Bransfield gathered for their retreat at Snowshoe June 3-7….