COLUMBIA—A crane lifts a cross into place at Cardinal Newman School during its recent topping out ceremony. Msgr. Richard Harris, vicar general who is pastor of St. Joseph Church, blessed the cross before it was placed on the building and participants sang “Lift High the Cross”. Students are scheduled to move into the building in January 2016. A “topping out” is a tradition held in the construction of a new building when the last beam is put in place. Usually, numerous elements of construction still remain for the inside of the building.
COLUMBIA—The 2019 South Carolina Catholic Men’s Conference drew praise from attendees. Tom Monahon of Aiken, a member of the Knights of Columbus, which co-sponsors the conference along with the Diocese of Charleston, said 172 men […]
The 14th Annual Marriage Anniversary Mass was held this year at St. Gregory the Great Church in Bluffton, SC. The Mass was celebrated by Bishop Robert E. Guglielmone.
CHARLESTON—Bishop Robert E. Guglielmone of the Diocese of Charleston released the following statement today regarding the June 17 shooting of nine people at Emanuel AME Church. “I am deeply saddened by the mass murder that […]