The Australian Catholic Youth Festival: pilgrimage and Closing Mass IMAGE MN Youth

The Australian Catholic Youth Festival: pilgrimage and Closing Mass

December 10, 2017 Britten Thompson

Bishop Mark Edwards OMI got the final day of the Australian Catholic Youth Festival under way by leading Morning Mass. Bishop Edwards is the Auxiliary Bishop of the Archdiocese of Melbourne and is the Episcopal Vicar for Tertiary Education and Youth.

The Australian Catholic Youth Festival: vibrancy, vitality and youthful exuberance IMAGE MN Youth

The Australian Catholic Youth Festival: vibrancy, vitality and youthful exuberance

December 09, 2017 Clay Burke

With day one of the Australian Catholic Youth Festival done and dusted, you might think the vibrant energy of the 20,000 attendees would begin to quell. You would be mistaken. If anything, day two of the festival was filled with even more joy and jubilation than the previous day.

Australian Catholic Youth Festival – the vibe is electric IMAGE MN Youth

Australian Catholic Youth Festival – the vibe is electric

December 08, 2017 Clay Burke

We have more than 200 young people of the Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle among the 20,000 Catholic youths from across Australia at the Australian Catholic Youth Festival which started on 7 December.

Australian Catholic Youth Festival opening attracts 20,000 IMAGE MN Youth

Australian Catholic Youth Festival opening attracts 20,000

December 07, 2017 John Kingsley-Jones

The theme song - ‘Joyful Generation’ sung by Tim Hart - and musical entertainment by Canadian-born, Christian singer/songwriter, Matt Maher has set the scene for the Australian Catholic Youth Festival in Sydney.

 

The Australian Catholic Youth Festival starts today! IMAGE MN Youth

The Australian Catholic Youth Festival starts today!

December 07, 2017 Ashleigh Banks

The Australian Catholic Youth Festival commences tomorrow and we invite you to follow our updates of the festival on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

Welcome to the Year of Youth! IMAGE MN Youth

Welcome to the Year of Youth!

December 03, 2017 Ashleigh Banks

Australian Bishops have identified the liturgical year of 2018, beginning on the first Sunday of Advent (today!) as the national Year of Youth.

Spreading joy is the aim at the Australian Catholic Youth Festival IMAGE MN Youth

Spreading joy is the aim at the Australian Catholic Youth Festival

December 01, 2017 Ashleigh Banks

With less than one week until the Australian Catholic Youth Festival, the Australian Catholic Bishops Office for Youth has launched the official song for the festival.

Recognising contribution of young people IMAGE MN Youth

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.