The Thank You Story

The Thank You Story Thank you, that makes my job easier. Thank you, this will help a lot of people. Thank you, your kind words are comforting. A simple thank you is always appropriate. But [...]

2019-03-20T09:31:02+00:00March 20th, 2019|

Wednesday, March 20

Not to Be Served, but to Serve The mother of Zebedee’s sons asks that her two boys sit at a place of honor with Jesus, one at his right hand and the other at his [...]

2019-03-04T11:49:46+00:00March 20th, 2019|

Statement from the Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston

The Diocese learned from media sources today that the Attorney General of the State of West Virginia, filed a civil lawsuit in the Circuit Court of Wood County, West Virginia, alleging that the Diocese has [...]

2019-03-19T20:26:36+00:00March 19th, 2019|

Tuesday, March 19

Solemnity of St. Joseph Patron Saint of the Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston Today we honor St. Joseph, husband of Mary and foster father of Jesus. In Scripture, Joseph is described as an upright and righteous man. [...]

2019-03-04T11:49:01+00:00March 19th, 2019|

Monday, March 18

Change of Heart Lent is a time for a change of heart. The Gospel offers concrete examples of how to do this: by not passing judgment on others, by not being critical of others, by [...]

2019-03-04T11:47:56+00:00March 18th, 2019|

Second Sunday of Lent, March 17, 2019

My Sacrifice Today’s Readings: Genesis 15:5–12, 17–18; Psalm 27:1, 7–8, 8–9, 13–14; Philippians 3:17—4:1; Luke 9:28b–36. Abram obeys the Lords commands, and he is blessed. God gave him direction and guided him to a new [...]

2019-03-04T13:23:49+00:00March 17th, 2019|

Saturday, March 16

Difficult Love Love your enemies. It is easy for us to love those who love us, but loving those who have harmed us is difficult. Loving our enemies is countercultural, so we look different than [...]

2019-03-04T11:46:42+00:00March 16th, 2019|

Reflection from the DAILY BREAD

Lent continues, and so do we in our attempts to be faithful in our own lives and circumstances. This reflection from the DAILY BREAD (Celebration Publications) is a good one, so I’m sharing. You can [...]

2019-03-15T10:27:24+00:00March 15th, 2019|

Saturday, March 15

Difficult and Messy We do not need to look too far to know that relationships are difficult and life can be messy. Within every family, group, or community, there are instances of tension. How do [...]

2019-03-04T16:14:54+00:00March 15th, 2019|