Praise and worship like you never have before IMAGE Local Church

Praise and worship like you never have before

November 22, 2016 Comments Joanne Isaac

Anyone who has attended an Australian Catholic Youth Festival (ACYF) or World Youth Day (WYD) will know what it means to experience faith in new and transformative ways.

MEGA GALLERY: Closing the Jubilee Year of Mercy IMAGE Local Church

MEGA GALLERY: Closing the Jubilee Year of Mercy

November 21, 2016 Comments Joanne Isaac, Kate Bennett

Hundreds gathered at Sacred Heart Cathedral on Sunday afternoon, the Feast of Christ the King and the end of the liturgical year, for a beautiful and inclusive liturgy for the close of the Jubilee Year of Mercy.

Church Celebrates 30th Anniversary of Saint John Paul II’s visit to Alice Springs IMAGE Local Church

Church Celebrates 30th Anniversary of Saint John Paul II’s visit to Alice Springs

November 21, 2016 Comments Aoife Connors

On Sunday 27th November 2016, church leaders, parishes and Indigenous communities gathered together to commemorate the 30th Anniversary of Saint John Paul II’s (JPII) visit to Alice Springs in the heart of Australia on 29th November 1986.

Ministering on the ocean wave IMAGE Local Church

Ministering on the ocean wave

November 16, 2016 Comments Tracey Edstein

Fr Stephen Hill of Mayfield recently carried fulfilled the role of chaplain on a cruise ship, for his sins!

Bishop blesses Adoration Chapel in Wallsend IMAGE Local Church

Bishop blesses Adoration Chapel in Wallsend

November 10, 2016 Comments Elizabeth Hicks

The recent blessing of the Perpetual Adoration Chapel at St Patrick’s Catholic Church in Wallsend was an ‘answer to prayer’.

Bringing hope, this year's Global Gift IMAGE Local Church

Bringing hope, this year's Global Gift

November 08, 2016 Comments Nicole Clements

Hope is one of humanity’s most precious aspirations. It can transform lives and bring joy. Around the world the need for hope is on display in many poor and vulnerable communities, and there is no better time to reflect on this than at Christmas.

Dedication of St John’s Chapel: “There are so many good things about this day” IMAGE Local Church

Dedication of St John’s Chapel: “There are so many good things about this day”

November 08, 2016 Comments Tracey Edstein

Bishop Bill captured the spirit of the occasion when St John’s Chapel, formerly St John’s Cathedral, was dedicated before a large assembly on Sunday, 6 November. He said, “There are so many good things about this day, not least that we have a church full of singers!”

Deaf Pride Mass IMAGE Catholic Schools

Deaf Pride Mass

November 03, 2016 Anonymous

The annual Deaf Pride Mass, an initiative of St Dominic’s Centre, Mayfield, was held on Saturday 29 October, at Sacred Heart Cathedral, Hamilton, to mark National Week of Deaf People.