2018 Magdalene Award recipient announced IMAGE Your Diocese

2018 Magdalene Award recipient announced

March 13, 2018 Tracey Edstein

Claire McWilliam of Toronto is the 2018 recipient of the Magdalene Award.

Fr Andrew Doohan appointed as Vicar General of the Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle IMAGE Your Diocese

Fr Andrew Doohan appointed as Vicar General of the Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle

March 13, 2018 Tracey Edstein, John Kingsley-Jones

Bishop Bill Wright has appointed Fr Andrew Doohan, Dean of Sacred Heart Cathedral, as Vicar General for the Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle.

Call waiting no longer IMAGE Your Diocese

Call waiting no longer

March 13, 2018 Tracey Edstein

As we celebrate the appointment of Father Andrew Doohan as the Vicar General of the Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle, we take a look back at the story of his ordination which was originally published in Aurora all the way back in 2007.

2018 World Day of Prayer: “All God’s creation is very good” IMAGE Your Diocese

2018 World Day of Prayer: “All God’s creation is very good”

March 13, 2018 Comments Irene Gover

On Friday 2 March people from the various church congregations on the Tilligerry Peninsula gathered together in Our Lady Help of Christians Church at Mallabula.

Sisters come together to invoke peace IMAGE Your Diocese

Sisters come together to invoke peace

March 09, 2018 Elle Tamata

The Sisters of Faith Dinner provided an opportunity for women of all faith traditions to enjoy the company of other women of faith over a lovely meal at the Cathedral Function Centre in the grounds of Sacred Heart Cathedral, Newcastle. The theme of the evening focused on the desire for – and the power of ‒ peace.

Teaching students to be world changers, Kingdom people and critical members of society IMAGE Your Diocese

Teaching students to be world changers, Kingdom people and critical members of society

March 07, 2018 Tracey Edstein

Fiona Duque is Religious Studies Co-ordinator at St Bede's Catholic College, Chisholm. She shares something of her story and her experience in such a key role in a Catholic school.

The life of Brian has arrived in Wollongong IMAGE Aurora

The life of Brian has arrived in Wollongong

March 07, 2018 Comments Tracey Edstein

Former Vicar General of the Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle, Brian Mascord, was ordained Bishop of Wollongong on 22 February at the WIN Entertainment Centre.

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

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

March 07, 2018 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.