Did you know your Easter Eggs can either support or help end slavery? IMAGE Your Diocese

Did you know your Easter Eggs can either support or help end slavery?

April 01, 2019 Brooke Robinson

As part of an awareness campaign this Lent, the Australian Catholic Religious Against Trafficking in Humans (ACRATH) is drawing attention to the use of child slavery in West Africa, which produces cocoa beans for chocolate.

Memorial gives voice to the silent  IMAGE Your Diocese

Memorial gives voice to the silent

March 28, 2019 John Kingsley-Jones

The haunting words of the song We Sing For Those Whose Song Is Silent brought an end the dedication of a memorial to the survivors and victims of sexual abuse at the former Marist Brothers High School in Hamilton.

Easter Service Times now available on web and app IMAGE Your Diocese

Easter Service Times now available on web and app

March 28, 2019 Brooke Robinson

Easter service times are now available on mn.catholic.org.au and the Diocesan App.

A work space for Confirmation liturgy preparation in the Upper Hunter IMAGE Your Diocese

A work space for Confirmation liturgy preparation in the Upper Hunter

March 26, 2019 Sharon Murphy

Parish liturgy teams will know the pain of refining liturgies by email communication. The time taken to develop the liturgy this way lacks the benefit of personal dialogue or accessing a wider wisdom.

Bishop's Staff explore ministries across the Diocese IMAGE Your Diocese

Bishop's Staff explore ministries across the Diocese

March 22, 2019 Brittany Gonzalez

Each year the Catholic Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle’s Bishop, Bishop Bill, graciously provides staff from across Curia – Chancery, Catholic Schools Office, CatholicCare Social Services, Shared Services, St Nicholas Early Childhood, DARA and the CDF – with the opportunity to experience the many facets of the Diocese at a local level.

St Oscar Romero to be honoured at Way of the Cross IMAGE Your Diocese

St Oscar Romero to be honoured at Way of the Cross

March 22, 2019 Brooke Robinson

As Easter draws closer, the community is invited to join in the tradition of the Church by walking the Way of the Cross at Kilaben Bay on Sunday 7 April. In praying the stations, we imagine ourselves accompanying Jesus on his journey.

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Sisters of faith gather to celebrate women in leadership

March 22, 2019 Brooke Robinson

Around 85 women gathered in the Victor Peters Suite in Hamilton on Tuesday night to celebrate being sisters of faith.

Calvary Mater Newcastle: collaborating for a cure IMAGE Your Diocese

Calvary Mater Newcastle: collaborating for a cure

March 20, 2019 Calvary Mater Newcastle

Local charity Hope4Cure Foundation and public hospital Calvary Mater Newcastle have joined forces to support women and their families experiencing ovarian and gynaecological cancer in the Hunter region.