Recognising contribution of young people IMAGE Aurora Magazine

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.

Joint initiative to deliver a leadership program by women and for women in the Catholic Church IMAGE Aurora Magazine

Joint initiative to deliver a leadership program by women and for women in the Catholic Church

November 01, 2017 Comments Kate Bennett

The Council for Australian Catholic Women, the Australian Catholic Bishops Conference, Catholic Mission and Australian Catholic University (ACU), are delighted to announce a joint initiative to deliver a specialised leadership program for women in the Catholic Church.

What do you think of Aurora? IMAGE Local Church

What do you think of Aurora?

October 25, 2017 Comments Tracey Edstein

You are invited to offer your thoughts on the diocese's monthly magazine, Aurora.

Something worth pondering: 500 years since the Reformation! IMAGE Local Church

Something worth pondering: 500 years since the Reformation!

October 24, 2017 Vivien Williams

A number of us well recall the time when the Reformation wasn’t exactly the topic Catholics might ponder. Yet, across the country this year, it has really fired passionate energy, with groups meeting to consider why it marked such an important moment in church history, why it is a timely topic for our consideration and what we continue to learn about the way the Spirit moves in our world.

“We have shared a great nourishing meal together” IMAGE Local Church

“We have shared a great nourishing meal together”

October 17, 2017 Katherine Muscat

Last Tuesday night a crowd of 50 gathered to engage in conversation with our Catholic and Anglican Bishops about morals, ethics and good decisions.  

‘We are better off as a team.’ IMAGE Local Church

‘We are better off as a team.’

October 11, 2017 Brooke Robinson

To celebrate Mental Health Day, the Diocesan Social Justice Council hosted a Mental Health Forum at Broadmeadow on 10 October.

Interfaith Service at Tighes Hill IMAGE Local Church

Interfaith Service at Tighes Hill

October 09, 2017 Lawrie Hallinan

Ten people attended an Interfaith Service was held in the Immaculate Heart of Mary Church, Tighes Hill, community garden at dusk on 4th Oct 2017.

Getting to know the Muslim Community IMAGE Local Church

Getting to know the Muslim Community

September 18, 2017 Comments Sofia Caneo

More than 50 people attended to the Muslim Interfaith Forum held on Wednesday at the Newcastle Mayfield Mosque.