Celebrating faith at Chrism Mass IMAGE Your Diocese

Celebrating faith at Chrism Mass

March 18, 2018 Louise Gannon rsj

The Tuesday evening of Holy Week, 7.00pm in the Sacred Heart Cathedral. It is an amazing liturgy. People gather from all over the diocese. They come by bus and car and by 6.30pm the cathedral and its precinct are full of people, all catching up and preparing to be part of this most significant celebration of our faith.

Easter Service Times IMAGE Your Diocese

Easter Service Times

March 16, 2018 Ashleigh Banks

With Easter just around the corner, here is this year's Easter Service Times for your local church in the Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle.

 

Caritas visits the diocese IMAGE Your Diocese

Caritas visits the diocese

March 16, 2018 Comments Patricia Banister

On Thursday, 8 March, Fr George Sigamony, Manager of Community Engagement at Caritas Australia, began a five-day visit to the diocese.

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.