Father William K. Matheny, Jr., is appointed chaplain to Council # 9483 of the Knights of Columbus for the Fraternal Year 2019-2020, effective immediately. This is in addition to his current assignment as administrator of [...]
I was wondering… But now you’re not? How many of your emails, phone messages or conversations start with “I was?” I was hoping you would… I was trying to reach you… I was wondering if [...]
Intermission Half way through the performance, everything stopped. The lights came up. An announcer informed the audience of a 15-minute intermission. With few exceptions, everyone sat there waiting for the show to begin again. Intermission [...]
The Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston releases the following statement through its spokesperson, Tim Bishop regarding Wheeling University.
“The Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston is proud to support Wheeling University and its efforts to provide Catholic higher education in the state of West Virginia. We are confident that board leadership, in collaboration with the accreditation [...]
Stay until the traffic clears The end of the show/event is worth watching. You get to savor the experience. You can talk with those with you. You can help someone who needs it. Consider that [...]
Msgr. Joseph Peterson is appointed as rector of the Cathedral of St. Joseph in Wheeling, effective immediately. Residence at the cathedral rectory is effective June 19. Msgr. Kevin M. Quirk, J.C.D., is assigned as priest [...]
The following is a letter to the Editor that appeared in the Washington Post and was written by Bryan Minor, Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston Delegate for Administrative Affairs.
The July 19 Metro article “Facing boycott, W.Va. diocese to hire new auditor” distorted and omitted key facts about the Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston’s recent efforts to correct excessive spending that occurred during the tenure of [...]
Each day this week, I bought $2.00 worth of ice to put in our travel cooler. Each following day, I poured the melted ice down the drain. It turns out though, that each $2.00 bag [...]
Pope Francis has named the Most Reverend Mark E. Brennan, currently Auxiliary Bishop for the Archdiocese of Baltimore, as the ninth bishop of the Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston. Bishop Brennan, 72, was ordained a priest of [...]
Talk about it. Those taboo topics? Talk about them. Those uncomfortable moments? Talk about them. The unfortunate event? Talk about it. The elephant in the room? Talk about it. That thing you don’t want to [...]