MCCORMICK—Good Shepherd Mission in McCormick is now officially a church. Bishop Robert E. Guglielmone announced the parish’s canonical status in a decree released Dec. 20. “Such growth can only be achieved by the Grace of […]
CHARLESTON—The Diocese of Charleston celebrated the Christmas season by welcoming another priest into the fold. Father Filip Peter Wodecki was ordained to the priesthood on Dec. 28 at the Cathedral of St. John the Baptist, […]
COLUMBIA–The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina has awarded five grants totaling $95,000 to nonprofit organizations serving the underserved in South Carolina, according to a Dec. 22 press release. The organizations included: Columbia Free […]
The saints came marching in, along with a prince and Our Lady. Those are the members of the United Catholic School Marching Band, which joined students from St. Paul the Apostle in Spartanburg, St. Mary […]
CHARLESTON—When the Battlin’ Bishops won their football championship recently, it was a big deal in more ways than one. It marked the first state title for the football program, giving them well deserved legitimacy at […]
COLUMBIA—Words of prayer, moving testimony, gospel music and the civil rights anthem “We Shall Overcome” rose from the steps of the Statehouse Dec. 18 as hundreds prayed for the overturn of a controversial new state […]
SIMPSONVILLE—Members of St. Mary Magdalene Church are learning more about the faith through “Catholicism,” a 10-part documentary by author, theologian and teacher Father Robert Barron. Father Barron is the founder of Word on Fire, an […]
Our Lady of Guadalupe was honored with music, prayer, processions, drama and dance at celebrations at many parishes Dec. 11 and 12.