The Catholic Diocese of Charleston comprises the entire state of South Carolina with Charleston as its See city. Founded in 1820, it is one of the oldest Catholic dioceses in the United States.
Bishop Guglielmone
The Most Rev. Robert E. Guglielmone was ordained and installed as the 13th Bishop of Charleston on March 25, 2009, in the Cathedral of St. John the Baptist. His motto is "Walk Humbly With Your God".
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Bishop's Annual Appeal
The Bishop's Annual Appeal is a primary source of funding to help sustain and expand ministries in the 96 parishes, 22 missions, and 33 Catholic schools and agencies throughout the diocese. As stewards of God's gifts, you are asked to support the needs of our diocese through prayer, talents, and sacrificial giving.

Year of Consecrated Life
Pope Francis proclaimed 2015 a Year of Consecrated Life, to honor the great contributions of religious men and women. Read more about those who enrich our spiritual lives in so many ways whether it is in education, healthcare, caring for the poor, or through prayer.