YOUR DIOCESE

Online Information Session: Relationships Matter IMAGE Your Diocese

Online Information Session: Relationships Matter

June 02, 2020 Rosemary McAllister

Are you interested in relationships and the research around why they are successful or what happens when personal dedication erodes?

LATEST IN CATHOLIC SCHOOLS

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Ain’t nobody here but us chickens

June 03, 2020 Stephanie Gosling

National Simultaneous Storytime (NSS) is held annually and involves a picture book, written and illustrated by an Australian author and illustrator, being read simultaneously all around the country. 

LITURGY MATTERS

LITURGY MATTERS: Celebrants or Consumers? It matters! IMAGE Liturgy Matters

LITURGY MATTERS: Celebrants or Consumers? It matters!

June 02, 2020 Louise Gannon rsj

The ‘liturgical cafeteria’ opened for business in a new and expanded form at the same time businesses, jobs, shops, theatres, parks, sport and a range of other activities closed.

DOOHAN DISCOURSE

DOOHAN DISCOURSE: The Solemnity of Pentecost, Year A IMAGE Doohan Discourse

DOOHAN DISCOURSE: The Solemnity of Pentecost, Year A

June 02, 2020 Fr Andrew Doohan

The homily for Pentecost Sunday (Year A) preached by Bishop Bill during the live-streamed 9.30 am Mass from (an all-but-empty) Sacred Heart Cathedral, Hamilton.

FAITH MATTERS

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You’ve gotta have Faith

May 26, 2020 Natasha Brotherton

Faith:

  1. complete trust or confidence in someone or something
  2. A strong belief in the doctrine of a religion, based on spiritual conviction rather than proof
  3. The name of a No. 1 album and song released by George Michael in 1987.

LATEST IN OPINION & COMMENT

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TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: Electricity

June 02, 2020 Teresa Brierley

This week will see a change to the isolation requirements of the past couple of months, with all of the students returning to school and for diocesan staff the beginning of a six week period of transitioning back into the workplace.

AURORA

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VET to the rescue

June 03, 2020 Lizzie Snedden

The Hays Job Report for January 2020-June 2020 identifies early childhood teaching as Australia’s most in-demand education role.

LATEST IN SOCIAL SERVICES

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Turn unemployment into care

May 25, 2020 Gary Christensen

Even as many of us struggle to cope and adjust to the challenges coronavirus presents, it would be remiss of us to forget the thousands of children in NSW who, through no fault of their own, live in foster care placements.

MN YOUTH

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A life-changing experience

June 02, 2020 Rose-Marie Mahoney

It was late at night on the day the Pastoral Placement Program application was to close that I decided to apply for the position.

LATEST IN DARA

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Fair wind blows with gratitude

May 26, 2020 Brooke Robinson

The diocesan Development and Relief Agency (DARA) recently received a generous donation from the Newcastle branch of the Maritime Union of Australia (MUA).

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.  

YEAR IN REVIEW

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Partnership puts belief in leadership

December 12, 2019 Dermot Nestor

In an effort to develop leadership through the prism of theology, the Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle is partnering with Australian Catholic University to offer a Graduate Certificate in Mission and Culture (GCMC) in 2020.