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St. Matthias group helps faithful in recovery from alcoholism

CHARLESTON—Charleston area Catholics who are struggling with alcoholism have a new way to incorporate faith into their recovery. The St. Matthias Society, based at the Cathedral of St. John the Baptist, is a support group that uses the core principles of Catholicism to help guide men and women in their daily journey of sobriety. The […]

Bishop Guglielmone forms Catholic physicians’ guild

COLUMBIA—A new physicians’ guild is being established in the Diocese of Charleston, and Bishop Robert E. Guglielmone invites all doctors to attend its inaugural meeting. Scheduled for Jan. 30 at St. Peter Church, the half-day event will feature Bishop Guglielmone and several leaders of the Catholic Medical Association, who will discuss the history and purpose […]

St. Andrew School, Myrtle Beach, S.C. Junior Scholars, PSATs
St. Andrew students are SC scholars

MYRTLE BEACH—Eleven students from St. Andrew School have qualified as S.C. Junior Scholars based on their outstanding performance on the PSAT, which was administered in October. Pictured are eigth-graders Alison Lane, Meaghan Morrell, Ryan Flynn, Bobby Wilfong, Bianca Badescu, Michael Wynne, Pendleton Bogache, Michael Phillips, Gabrielle Callaghan and Emily Robitaille.

St. Peter School, Columbia
St. Peter School celebrates Thanksgiving

COLUMBIA—St. Peter School kindergartners celebrated the Thanksgiving holiday early with a performance of “Hooray for Thanksgiving” for parents and family. After the skit, each student shared his or her poster on “Thank You God for…”

St. Joseph School, Columbia, South Carolina bar mock trial competition, Midlands
Three win honors at S.C. mock trial

COLUMBIA—Three students from St. Joseph School earned honors in their respective trials at the South Carolina Bar Mock Trial Competition for the Midlands region. They are Chapman Giles, most effective attorney; Michaela Ott, most effective witness; and Claire Segars, most effective attorney.

St. Mary School, Greenville, National Blue Ribbon Status
St. Mary celebrates Blue Ribbon status

GREENVILLE—National Blue Ribbon status was awarded to two schools in the Diocese of Charleston for 2009. St. Mary in Greenville and Christ Our King-Stella Maris in Mount Pleasant received official notification Sept. 15 from U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan. St. Mary celebrated by inviting former Secretary of Education Richard Riley to an impromptu assembly […]

St. Joseph's Catholic School, cross country, Greenville
St. Joseph’s students are cross-country champs

GREENVILLE—St. Joseph’s Catholic School’s varsity girls’ cross-country team recently captured first place in the Greenville County Cross-Country Championships from among eleven public and private schools with runners in the tournament.

Celebrating 50 years: Msgr. McManus

The Miscellany profiles the three priests who will celebrate this year the 50th anniversary of their ordination to the priesthood: Rev. Jerome C. Powers, Rev. Msgr. J. Fleming McManus and Rev. Msgr. John A. Simonin Rev. Msgr. J. Fleming McManus Msgr. J. Fleming McManus was ready to be ordained when he was too young to […]

SCCCW installs Szymanksi as new Midlands president

By PAUL A. BARRA CHAPIN – Monica O. Szymanski, mother and an active member of the faith community of Our Lady of the Lake, has been elected president of the Columbia Deanery of the South Carolina Council of Catholic Women. She has served the SCCCW in various capacities since moving with her family to South […]

‘Enthusiasm’ translated into Spanish

CHARLESTON – Experiencing “Enthusiasm for the Faith” will be a more natural process for Spanish-speaking Catholics in the Diocese of Charleston now that the Synod Implementation document has been reprinted in that language. Sister Susan Schorsten, director of Social Ministries, said that there are approximately 30,000 residents in South Carolina who are of Hispanic origin […]

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    Dec 1 Black Catholics Heritage Celebration
    From the Calendar of African American Ministry
    Dec 15 Simbang Gabi for Filipino Catholics
    From the Calendar of Filipino Ministry
    Dec 25 Diocesan Television Christmas Special Fox 21
    From the Calendar of Ethnic Ministries
    Jan 412:00 am Class 2019 Ordination Retreat
    From the Calendar of Diaconate
    Jan 812:00 am Retiro Espiritual de Emmaus
    From the Calendar of Pastoral Juvenil
    Jan 1210:00 am Junta de Equipo Diocesano de Emmaus
    From the Calendar of Pastoral Juvenil
    Feb 911:00 am Ordination of Permanent Deacons
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