Getting the Year of Youth off to a fun and vibrant start in East Maitland IMAGE Your Diocese

Getting the Year of Youth off to a fun and vibrant start in East Maitland

February 07, 2018 Britten Thompson

Youth from across the Hunter Valley are invited to join the Catholic Youth of St Joseph’s Catholic Church, East Maitland, to celebrate the official launch of the Year of Youth.

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Mums' Cottage movie night fundraiser

February 06, 2018 Britten Thompson

You are invited to join Mums’ Cottage, a ministry of the Sisters of St Joseph, for a fundraiser at Event Cinemas, Glendale to enjoy the movie “Finding Your Feet”. The movie stars Timothy Spall, Joanna Lumley and Imelda Staunton.

Lina’s Project comes to East Maitland IMAGE Your Diocese

Lina’s Project comes to East Maitland

February 02, 2018 Joanne Isaac

Last September the diocese facilitated a launch event for Lina’s Project at Newcastle City Hall. Over 500 people, including victims and survivors, their families and friends, clergy, religious, parishioners, principals, teachers, diocesan staff and members of the wider community were in attendance.

Maitland-Newcastle was represented in Commonwealth Games Queen’s Baton Relay IMAGE Your Diocese

Maitland-Newcastle was represented in Commonwealth Games Queen’s Baton Relay

February 02, 2018 Ashleigh Banks

The Catholic Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle is proud to announce that our Vice Chancellor  Administration, Sean Scanlon, was a baton bearer for the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games Queen’s Baton Relay this past Saturday.

Former St Francis Xavier's College student to realise her Olympic dream IMAGE Church

Former St Francis Xavier's College student to realise her Olympic dream

February 01, 2018 Britten Thompson

“I love skating. I couldn’t imagine doing anything else. Really, it’s just living a daily dream everyday.”

The Life of Brian  IMAGE Your Diocese

The Life of Brian

January 30, 2018 Ashleigh Banks

As we prepare to say farewell to Bishop-Elect Brian Mascord before he leaves the Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle, we take a look back at the life of Brian and what to expect from his ordination.

Massive turnout expected for Bishop-elect Brian Mascord’s ordination IMAGE Your Diocese

Massive turnout expected for Bishop-elect Brian Mascord’s ordination

January 24, 2018 Ashleigh Banks

Up to 4,500 people are expected to attend the Ordination of Brian Mascord as the new Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Wollongong - including the Papal Nuncio Australia, His Excellency Most Reverend Adolfo Tito Yllana.

You are invited to say 'farewell' to Bishop Elect Brian Mascord and to join us for his Ordination IMAGE Your Diocese

You are invited to say 'farewell' to Bishop Elect Brian Mascord and to join us for his Ordination

January 23, 2018 Britten Thompson

Late last year, the Holy Father, Pope Francis, announced that Fr Brian Mascord VG had been nominated as the fifth Bishop of Wollongong.