LATEST IN CATHOLIC SCHOOLS

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Polding Athletics 2018

September 21, 2018 Bernadette Duggan

The Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle recently hosted over 800 athletes at the Hunter Sports Centre in Glendale for the NSW Polding Athletics Championships.

LATEST IN EARLY EDUCATION

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Tag your St Nick's Kid on Instagram

September 18, 2018 Britten Thompson

Building a sense of community in each child is an important part of early education. At St Nick’s, we work to develop community engagement by embarking on excursions out into the surrounding neighborhood, inviting local community members to visit our centres and supporting local initiatives such as the recent drought appeal.

LATEST IN SOCIAL SERVICES

Short films aim to debunk misconceptions about foster care IMAGE Social Services

Short films aim to debunk misconceptions about foster care

September 20, 2018 Lizzie Snedden

In recognition of Foster and Kinship Care Week 2018 (9-15 September), Catholic Care Social Services Hunter Manning launched two short films aimed at debunking misconceptions and reinforcing the importance of foster care in our community.

LATEST IN DARA

Have your burger and support a good cause too! IMAGE DARA

Have your burger and support a good cause too!

March 02, 2018 Ashleigh Banks

Grill’d love to give back to local communities almost as much as we, the community, love their delicious burgers!

MN YOUTH

Pints With A Purpose - Two young men on a journey to priesthood IMAGE MN Youth

Pints With A Purpose - Two young men on a journey to priesthood

August 10, 2018 Brooke Robinson

For National Vocation Awareness week, Pints With A Purpose welcomed two young men studying to become priests. Solomon Omeiza is a seminarian for the Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle and Richard Sofatzis is a seminarian for the Archdiocese of Sydney. They are both 27 years old and are living and studying at the Seminary of the Good Shepherd in Homebush.

YOUR DIOCESE

Our Faith and God's Messages IMAGE Your Diocese

Our Faith and God's Messages

September 19, 2018 Brooke Robinson

The Interfaith Forum held in September was a great success with those who attended developing not only a greater understanding of the Muslim faith, but also new friendships.

AURORA

Review: Be Still Awhile Along the Track IMAGE Aurora

Review: Be Still Awhile Along the Track

September 05, 2018 Tracey Edstein

Just glancing at the contents pages of Jim Quillinan’s Be Still Awhile Along the Track is enticing. Dip into “A lesson from ants”, “The angels in our lives”, “Time for tomatoes” and “Running on empty?”

LATEST IN OPINION & COMMENT

Tuesdays with Teresa: A Day of Remembrance IMAGE Opinion & Comment

Tuesdays with Teresa: A Day of Remembrance

September 18, 2018 Teresa Brierley

I am writing this week’s message from the Gold Coast, where I am staying with one of my daughters who recently had a baby.

LATEST IN CHURCH

Pope Francis calls meeting of bishops to tackle church's abuse crisis IMAGE Church

Pope Francis calls meeting of bishops to tackle church's abuse crisis

September 14, 2018 Brooke Robinson

To tackle the church’s abuse crisis, Pope Francis has invited the president of every Catholic Bishop’s Conference in the world to a meeting which will take place in Rome from 21 to 24 February next year.