YOUR DIOCESE

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Become a scripture teacher

December 05, 2019 Hunter SRE

Who created God?

Who was Jesus?

When did the world begin?

LITURGY MATTERS

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LITURGY MATTERS: A holiday reading suggestion

December 10, 2019 Fr Andrew Doohan

The holidays are fast approaching and I am beginning to look with delight at the pile of books I am waiting to read. Many of them theological – not just liturgy but also church and associated things. 

LATEST IN OPINION & COMMENT

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TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: Faith formation in everyday life

December 10, 2019 Sr Libbey Byrne rsc

On my days off, I like go to the movies. If it’s a good one, the story can live on in my heart in the weeks ahead and “teach me”. Sometimes it can even change my attitude and behaviour towards others.

LATEST IN CATHOLIC SCHOOLS

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Mini Vinnies fete raises Christmas appeal and mission money

December 10, 2019 Kirsten Bufi

In the lead up to the end of school term, the school community of St Francis Xavier’s Primary School, Belmont have been busy with celebrations, fundraisers and Christmas appeals.

LATEST IN EARLY EDUCATION

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Catholic Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle continues to expand its education network

July 03, 2019 Elizabeth Snedden

The Catholic Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle is expanding its education network, with the official launch today of St Nicholas Pathways.

Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle, CEO, Sean Scanlon, said the initiative was established to create meaningful pathways to employment and in particular, support the growing demand for early childhood educators.  

LATEST IN SOCIAL SERVICES

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Back from the edge

September 30, 2019 Lizzie Snedden

In 2005 there was a period when you couldn’t open a newspaper or turn on a television without hearing the name John Brogden. At only 36 he was the leader of the NSW Liberal Party and widely expected to become the next premier of NSW.

MN YOUTH

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Maitland-Newcastle heads to ACYF: Day 5 (Festival Day 2)

December 10, 2019 Alexander Foster

“It will be hard to match the energy of yesterday,” I heard a young pilgrim say as we walked into the day two opening plenary session of the Australian Catholic Youth Festival 2019. Hard, yes, but it happened.

AURORA

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Fires can’t destroy the heart of the people

December 09, 2019 Fr Greg Barker

Catastrophic fires burnt across NSW and Queensland throughout November and many readers will have firsthand experience of what it looked and felt like. It will remain raw for many of us for some time to come.

A pilgrim’s progress THUMB

A pilgrim’s progress

December 07, 2019

When Greta was the world THUMB

When Greta was the world

November 29, 2019

Living, learning, growing THUMB

Living, learning, growing

November 20, 2019

Life options from literacy THUMB

Life options from literacy

November 15, 2019

LATEST IN CHURCH

Australian churches unite to help millions fleeing conflict and disaster  IMAGE Church

Australian churches unite to help millions fleeing conflict and disaster

November 24, 2019 Deborah Ivison

1300 churches spanning 15 denominations across Australia have come together to stand-up to injustice and respond to the urgent needs of men, women and children who are fleeing conflict and disaster worldwide.

YEAR IN REVIEW

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From strength to strength

December 07, 2019 Lizzie Snedden

St Nicholas Early Education grew to three areas during the year. These were: Early Education centres, which provide care and education to young children in the years before schools; OOSH, which is care for school-aged children before and after school and during vacations; and the third area, St Nicholas Pathways, which is the training of students to work in the early education sector.

DARA – Year in Review  THUMB

DARA – Year in Review

December 07, 2019

Message from Teresa Brierley THUMB

Message from Teresa Brierley

December 07, 2019

Message from Graham Heath THUMB

Message from Graham Heath

December 07, 2019

Message from Gerard Mowbray THUMB

Message from Gerard Mowbray

December 07, 2019

Message from Gary Christensen THUMB

Message from Gary Christensen

December 07, 2019

Message from Sean Tynan THUMB

Message from Sean Tynan

December 07, 2019