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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Life Chains set for Oct. 2
Life Chain is celebrating its 29th anniversary this year. The peaceful and public witness takes place across South Carolina on Oct. 2, when participants will stand united in silent protest against abortion for about 90 minutes, holding signs and praying for the nation to end abortion.

Bishop's Annual Appeal
Your prayers and sacrificial support for the 2016 Bishop’s Annual Appeal truly makes a difference. It allows us to provide funding for critical programs and ministries. Click here for more information about the appeal and to view the video.