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Deacon Szabo to be Ordained to Priesthood

By Colleen Rowan CHARLES TOWN—Deacon Phillip Szabo is ready to serve the people of God as a priest. This will be the promise he makes when he is ordained to…

Catholic Sharing Appeal Invites Faithful to Be a Light for All

By Joyce Bibey WEST VIRGINIA—Gifts made to the 2021 Catholic Sharing Appeal in the Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston will provide vital support for parishes, Catholic schools, ministries, and outreach programs across West…

Month of Our Lady

Courtesy Photo Children who made their First Holy Communion at St. Joseph Parish in Huntington May 2 are pictured in front of a statue of Mary outside of the church….

Hurricane Parishioners Pray Rosary for Local Police

Courtesy Photo Members of Ascension Parish in Hurricane and Father Bill Matheny, pastor, pictured above, prayed the rosary for the safety of police and first responders in front of the…

Weirton’s St. Joseph the Worker Parish Celebrates Patron’s Feast Day in Special Ways This Year

By Colleen Rowan Weirton’s St. Joseph the Worker Parish celebrated its patron’s May 1 feast day in two very special ways. The parish had a St. Joseph’s Table to help…

One Mission One Day Giving Event for Diocese’s Catholic Schools Underway

By Colleen Rowan WEST VIRGINIA— “You can make a difference” for the Catholic schools of the Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston. This is the mes- sage of the One Mission One Day…

St. Joseph’s Table Supports Community Bread Basket in Weirton

Courtesy Photo For the Year of St. Joseph, Weirton’s St. Joseph the Worker Parish received donations such as canned goods and other food items from generous parishioners for the Community…

West Virginia Catholic Daughters ‘Zoom into Faith’ at State Convention

Courtesy Photo:  Court Martinsburg members after Mass at St. Joseph Parish in Martinsburg with Deacon Phillip Szabo. W E S T  V I R G I N I A —The…

A Celebration of WVU Medicine Wheeling Hospital

Colleen Rowan Photo Bishop Mark Brennan speaks at the April 9 celebration of Wheeling Hospital becoming a full member of the West Virginia University (WVU) Health System. Seated, from left,…

Cathedral of St. Joseph to Celebrate 95th Anniversary

Bishop Brennan Will Celebrate a Solemn Mass on the Anniversary April 21 at 6 p.m. The Cathedral of St. Joseph in Wheeling will celebrate its 95th Anniversary of Dedication with…