LATEST FROM AURORA MAGAZINE

A synodal church? IMAGE Aurora Magazine

A synodal church?

August 02, 2017 Comments Bishop Bill Wright

Some readers will be aware of Pope Francis’ ongoing remarks on the desirability of ‘synodality’ in the church or, indeed, of a ‘synodal’ church. To many, this is unfamiliar language, although quite strong memories persist of the diocesan synod held in 1992-93.

LATEST IN SOCIAL SERVICES

Transforming the lives of people living with a disability IMAGE Social Services

Transforming the lives of people living with a disability

August 15, 2017 Comments Lizzie Snedden

CatholicCare Social Services Hunter-Manning has launched a video to help the community better understand what the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) is, and how it’s transforming the lives of people living with a disability.

LATEST IN LOCAL CHURCH

BBI’s eConference reflects on the hope of Pope Francis in troubled times IMAGE Local Church

BBI’s eConference reflects on the hope of Pope Francis in troubled times

August 17, 2017 Comments Michael Kenny

Communities across Australia and as far away as Peru, Mexico and Japan have engaged in an interactive discussion about the unique leadership style of Pope Francis at the 13th National eConference on 10 August organised by BBI-The Australian Institute of Theological Education.

LATEST IN EARLY EDUCATION

Singleton Waste Management Excursion IMAGE Early Education

Singleton Waste Management Excursion

August 11, 2017 Comments Rebecca Shearer

On Monday 7 August, the Creative Cubs went on an excursion to the Singleton Waste Management Facility. This was a planned experience to extend on our interest in waste disposal, waste management and the concept of Reduce, Reuse and Recycle. 

LATEST OPINION & COMMENT

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: Do your little bit of good where you are IMAGE Opinion & Comment
TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: Acknowledging the need for living affirmation IMAGE Opinion & Comment

DARA

Delivering good: DARA officially launches IMAGE DARA

Delivering good: DARA officially launches

August 08, 2017 Kate Bennett

It’s been in the planning stages for some time, and last Thursday, 2 August, the Development and Relief Agency (DARA) was officially launched as the newest agency of the diocese at the Assembly of Catholic Professionals luncheon.

Introducing the Development and Relief Agency IMAGE DARA

Introducing the Development and Relief Agency

July 10, 2017 Bishop Bill Wright

With established agencies offering education, social services, banking, early education and pastoral services to the local community; the diocese will expand further with the announcement of the new Development and Relief Agency (DARA).