GALLERY: Peter Lewis draws a crowd at the Assembly of Catholic Professionals luncheon IMAGE Local Church

GALLERY: Peter Lewis draws a crowd at the Assembly of Catholic Professionals luncheon

March 09, 2017 Comments Geri Williams

Award-winning newspaper cartoonist and fine artist, Peter Lewis, spoke to more than 40 people at the first Assembly of Catholic Professionals (ACP) luncheon for 2017, on Thursday 9 March.

Shrove Tuesday in Aberdeen IMAGE Local Church

Shrove Tuesday in Aberdeen

March 08, 2017 Comments Carol Bowen

St Thomas’ Catholic Church in Aberdeen hosted the parishioners of St Alban’s Muswellbrook, St Paul’s Spring Creek, St Mark’s Aberdeen and St James’ Muswellbrook on Shrove Tuesday.

Indigenous survivor and artist speaks at Caritas Dinner IMAGE Local Church

Indigenous survivor and artist speaks at Caritas Dinner

March 07, 2017 Comments Tracey Edstein

“When the headlines have gone, Caritas is still there.”

With these words, member of the diocesan Caritas Team, Patricia Banister, introduced the work of Caritas Australia, the international aid and development organisation of the Catholic Church in Australia.

Light to the Nations 2017 IMAGE Local Church

Light to the Nations 2017

March 03, 2017 Comments Sr Rosie Drum MGL

Easter is a challenging and life-giving reminder of the eternal love of God for God’s people. This year at Light to the Nations you too can be immersed in the death and resurrection of Jesus and in the process, encounter the real and living God in the present day.

Australian Bishops offer Lenten reflections IMAGE Local Church

Australian Bishops offer Lenten reflections

March 02, 2017 Comments Aoife Connors

Are you doing something special for Lent this year?

Keeping Mercy in focus with the sweet taste of honey IMAGE Aurora Magazine

Keeping Mercy in focus with the sweet taste of honey

March 01, 2017 Comments Margaret Swift

The parishes of Taree and Wingham are operating a small-scale project to keep alive the message of the Year of Mercy.

Mercy’s out of the box and it’s not going back! IMAGE Aurora Magazine

Mercy’s out of the box and it’s not going back!

March 01, 2017 Comments Vivien Williams

For we who worship in the mainstream Christian churches, Matthew’s gospel is shaping our lives this year, definitively revealing Jesus as the living presence of God among us.

Caritas has a project named ‘compassion’ IMAGE Local Church

Caritas has a project named ‘compassion’

February 28, 2017 Comments Joanne Isaac

Caritas, the Catholic agency for international aid and development, today launched Project Compassion 2017 locally at Sacred Heart Cathedral. Gathered together for this special occasion were representatives from the 39 parishes and 56 schools of the Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle.