Caritas has a project named Compassion IMAGE Year in Review

Caritas has a project named Compassion

January 29, 2019 Tracey Edstein

Addressing the People of God at the liturgy to launch Project Compassion 2018, Bishop Bill reminded the congregation that Pope Francis is continually urging us to be a church that goes out.

21st Annual Special Needs Mass: ‘The Holy Spirit celebrating our gifts’ IMAGE Year in Review

21st Annual Special Needs Mass: ‘The Holy Spirit celebrating our gifts’

January 29, 2019 Amanda Skehan

“It is that unity and difference that we celebrate tonight as we assemble to pray for the inclusive and integrated approach to children with special needs,” the words of Bishop Michael Malone’s homily 21 years ago, are as relevant now as they were then.

A Message from Sean Scanlon, Chief Executive Officer IMAGE Year in Review

A Message from Sean Scanlon, Chief Executive Officer

January 29, 2019 Sean Scanlon

The past year has been an eventful period. The Diocese embarked on significant changes in how it operates and these have proven challenging but are beginning to show benefits.

One of Newcastle’s own ordained  as the new Bishop of Wollongong IMAGE Year in Review

One of Newcastle’s own ordained as the new Bishop of Wollongong

January 24, 2019 Ashleigh Banks

The Most Rev Brian Mascord DD, the fifth Bishop of Wollongong “wasn’t overly keen on the priesthood” as a young man and never expected to be appointed a bishop.

Ten years feeding hearts, minds and souls IMAGE Year in Review

Ten years feeding hearts, minds and souls

January 24, 2019 Amanda Skehan

This year the school community of St Mary’s Catholic College, Gateshead, will celebrate the 10th anniversary of the operation of its Breakfast Club.

A Message from Father Matthew Muller, Chancellor IMAGE Year in Review

A Message from Father Matthew Muller, Chancellor

January 24, 2019 Fr Matthew Muller

In March 2017 Bishop Bill announced a reformation of our Diocesan Curia. One Mission - One Body - Many Parts, was what the bishop called the initiative.

The Refugee Hub - a place of welcome IMAGE Year in Review

The Refugee Hub - a place of welcome

January 23, 2019 Gary Christensen

The Refugee Hub is a place of welcome for both the newly arrived in Newcastle as well as to those who have been in Australia for some years. We aim to “walk the path” with the newly arrived, empower them, teach them and give them a pathway to independence.

The work of Catholic Mission IMAGE Year in Review

The work of Catholic Mission

January 23, 2019 Mark Toohey

The work of Catholic Mission continues to inspire people, young and old, across the Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle to make a positive difference in disadvantaged communities around the world.