Catholic Men’s Formation & Service Weekend Retreat

The West Virginia Knights of Columbus is sponsoring a weekend retreat on October 27-29, 2017 at Huttonsville Pastoral Center.  The retreat is a combination spiritual retreat for the men of the diocese and a service [...]

2017-09-20T11:10:23+00:00 September 20th, 2017|


In recent days, I read a quote that got my attention. It is authored by James Cromwell: “What is magnificent about humans is when they decide to turn and stand. If they respond with non-violence [...]

2017-09-18T11:27:47+00:00 September 18th, 2017|

Help for DACA Recipients

On September 5, 2017, President Trump rescinded the June 2012 Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) Memorandum to begin phasing out the DACA program. Almost 800,000 DACA recipients will be affected. Those whose status expires [...]

2017-09-14T15:37:58+00:00 September 14th, 2017|

St. John Church in Benwood, W.Va., to be Dedicated September 9

BENWOOD, W.Va.—Two years after fire destroyed their church, Benwood, W.Va., Catholics will join Most Rev. Michael J. Bransfield, bishop of the Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston, as he officially opens the new church by celebrating the Mass [...]

2017-09-06T14:43:40+00:00 September 6th, 2017|

St. John’s Home for Children 10th Annual Cornhole Tournament

Getting ready for St. John’s Home for Children’s 10th Annual Cornhole Tournament from left are: Executive Director Terry McCormick, Youth Care Worker Marcus Black, Case Manager Cassie Queen, and Secretary Amy Pramesa. WHEELING, [...]

2017-09-06T10:11:31+00:00 September 6th, 2017|