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Mass of the Dedication of the New Altar and Blessing of the Renovated Sanctuary

With praise and thanksgiving to God Almighty
Bishop of Wheeling-Charleston
together with the faithful of the
Basilica of the Co-Cathedral of the Sacred Heart
in Charleston, West Virginia
cordially invite you to the
On Gaudete Sunday,
the seventeenth day of December,
in the year of our Lord, 2017 at 12 Noon.

The Holy Sacrifice of the Mass


  • Anticipated (Vigil) Mass: Saturday 5:30 PM
  • Sunday: 8AM, 10AM (Solemn Mass), 12PM, & 5PM
  • Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday:  8:00 AM
  • Tuesday, Thursday, Friday: 12:00PM
  • Wednesday: 5:30PM

Sacrament of Confession

  • Wednesday 5:00-5:20PM
  • Saturday 4:00-5:00PM or by appointment
  • **The Confessional is located in the Cry Room**

Adoration of the Most Blessed Sacrament

  • Saturdays 4:00-5:00PM

This Week’s Bulletin

Week of 01/21/18


Pastor: The Most Rev. Bishop Michael J. Bransfield
Rector: The Very Rev. Fr. Donald X. Higgs, Assoc. V.F.
Assoc. Rector: The Rev. Fr. Brian J. Crenwelge, MA, MDiv.

Office Hours: M – F  8:30AM-4:30PM

The Basilica is a pilgrimage site for the Diocesan Shrine of the Santo Niño, and the Annunciation and Tree of Life Gardens.

Learn More

Interested in learning more about the Catholic Faith or have been away from the Church for some time?

The Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (R.C.I.A.) began September 7th for those who are interested in learning more about the Catholic Faith. We meet in the Sacred Heart Center each Wednesday at 7pm. Contact us for more information. All are invited to attend!

Visit CatholicsComeHome.org for Frequently Asked Questions about Catholicism

Cathedral of St. Joseph

Did you know that the Co-Cathedral is one of two cathedrals in our diocese? Learn more about the Cathedral of St. Joseph in Wheeling: