The Catholic Spirit Launches New Website

By Tim Bishop

WHEELING—The Catholic Spirit is proud to announce the launch of its  new-look website, The site was launched Aug. 12.

The new site was designed by the diocese’s Senior Internet Technologies Engineer, Rob Wickham.

“The Catholic Spirit is an important ministry for this diocese and it is important for us to have a strong online presence,” Wickham said.

The new website offers readers a more current and organized layout. News content has been categorized to make it easier for viewers to navigate the site.

“The Catholic Spirit is committed to bringing the latest news of our diocese and of our church on the national and global levels to the Catholic people of the Mountain State,” said Colleen Rowan, editor of The Catholic Spirit. “Our newly designed website will allow us to do that and so much more. This will give us the opportunity to post more photos of our wonderful events and gatherings, such as the ordinations of our priests and deacons. We hope that our readers enjoy this new site, and we thank all of them for their continuing support.”

The site will be updated continuously to include all stories and pictures that appear in The Catholic Spirit. Check out our new look at