CHARLESTON—Callia Cox was elected junior supreme lady of the Junior Daughters Division of the Knights of Peter Claver during the biennial Junior National Convention held July 9-12 in Orlando, Fla. Her sister, Leigha, was also elected to the national board as mistress-at-arms. They are the daughters of Marcus and Rebecca Cox, who attend St. Patrick Church. The Junior Daughters is open to Catholic youth ages 7 to 18 who have received their first Holy Communion. Their goal is to build good character, develop leadership skills, and enhance their spiritual and social well-being. The conference draws from North and South Carolina, Georgia, Florida, Alabama and Mississippi.
The Diocese of Charleston is losing eight of its principals, some of whom have been in the leadership position for many years — a couple even spanning decades. Sandra Leatherwood, director for Catholic education, said […]
Lent begins each year on Ash Wednesday in the Catholic Church. The season covers the six week period that leads up to Easter Sunday.
Celebrating consecrated life GREENVILLE—A celebration of the Year of Consecrated Life was held for women religious recently. Hosted by the Poor Clare Monastery and sponsored by Bon Secours St. Francis Health System, the event included […]