Join the "You Can't Ask That" party IMAGE Your Diocese

Join the "You Can't Ask That" party

October 08, 2018 Sharon Murphy

Our liturgical year will come to a close in November. Over the liturgical seasons many have journeyed with our parishes, schools and agencies through their preparation of liturgies that nourish and transform us in the mystery of Jesus Christ. That journey is to be celebrated by all.

Nominations open for Mary Magdalene Award 2019 IMAGE Your Diocese

Nominations open for Mary Magdalene Award 2019

October 03, 2018 Jessica Ward

The Council for Australian Catholic Women contact group in the Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle is seeking nominations for the Magdalene Award.

Living the Change IMAGE Your Diocese

Living the Change

September 28, 2018 Jessica Ward

Living the Change is a multi-faith global movement which draws upon spiritual traditions to inspire lifestyle choices which, when these choices are made collectively, will help slow global warming and allow our world to flourish.

Girls Who Skate IMAGE Your Diocese

Girls Who Skate

September 27, 2018 Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle

The multicultural Neighbourhood Centre is organising free skateboarding classes for young women from refugee backgrounds.

Bishop Bill to launch Social Justice Statement this Friday IMAGE Your Diocese

Bishop Bill to launch Social Justice Statement this Friday

September 25, 2018 John Kingsley-Jones

This Friday 28 September the Catholic Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle will launch the Australian Catholic Bishops Conference (ACBC) Social Justice Statement 2018-2019 A Place to call Home: Making a home for everyone in our land. The statement reflects the deep concern that the Bishops have about the number of homeless people in Australia and the insecurity of housing.

Our Faith and God's Messages IMAGE Your Diocese

Our Faith and God's Messages

September 19, 2018 Brooke Robinson

The Interfaith Forum held in September was a great success with those who attended developing not only a greater understanding of the Muslim faith, but also new friendships.

Christian Formation Course 2018 – Term 4 individual unit delivery IMAGE Your Diocese

Christian Formation Course 2018 – Term 4 individual unit delivery

September 19, 2018 Sharon Murphy

The Christian Formation Course is a great way for individuals to explore their faith or prepare for ministry.

Plenary Council 2020 Update - 150 animators trained IMAGE Your Diocese

Plenary Council 2020 Update - 150 animators trained

September 14, 2018 Brooke Robinson

The first step in the Plenary Council 2020 and Diocesan Synod process is now complete. This involved formation and training sessions for animators with 15 sessions held in August and September across the Diocese.