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Faith in Action!

November 21, 2017 Helene O'Neill

The Hamilton Wesley Uniting Church with Hunter Women Artists and Friends present its annual Trees & Art for Charity.

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Ecumenical identity: a real possibility?

November 20, 2017 Comments Tracey Edstein

In introducing Dr John D’Arcy May, the chair of the diocese’s Ecumenical and Interfaith Council, Rev Christine Sheppard, said, “Isn’t it wonderful we can be together?”

She was, I’m sure, echoing the thoughts of many who had gathered to hear John explore the possibility of an “ecumenical identity”.

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A place to call home at Merewether

November 20, 2017 Shirley Crowe

Four local people with disability will have the opportunity to live in community at Merewether, thanks to the Uniting Church’s decision to lease a home it owns to L’Arche.

“God forgives, not with a decree, but with a caress” (Pope Francis) IMAGE Church

“God forgives, not with a decree, but with a caress” (Pope Francis)

November 13, 2017 Comments Tracey Edstein

As the Missionary of Mercy for the Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle, Fr Richard Shortall sj has traversed the diocese in his motor home, bringing a quiet presence, a listening ear and most of all, God’s overflowing mercy, to all who wished to encounter it.

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Caritas Global Gifts - We are One Human Family

November 13, 2017 Caritas Australia

Send a message to those you love, and give to those in need.

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“A lady of significance” shares her insights

November 03, 2017 Comments Tracey Edstein

When an accomplished woman speaks about ‘women in leadership’, it’s hard to know who needs to hear the message most – men or women? Fortunately, both were present at the final lunch of the Assembly of Catholic Professionals on Thursday 2 November.

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Recognising contribution of young people

November 01, 2017 Comments Cath Garrett-Jones

Students and young people from across the Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle are often engaged in activities that allow them to live out their faith in real and practical ways. From supporting music ministry to engaging with communities through social justice initiatives, attending youth days or helping out within their parish, students and young people have made extraordinary contributions to the life of the diocese.

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Nominate a woman of substance for Magdalene Award!

November 01, 2017 Comments Ellen Hazelton

A highlight of the International Women’s Day diocesan event in March was the announcement of the inaugural Magdalene Award winner, Margo Nancarrow of Rutherford. Margo has contributed, and continues to contribute, in the areas of liturgy, Special Religious Education, Catholic Women’s League and many others.