Mary MacKillop’s feast day honours an amazing Australian woman IMAGE Your Diocese

Mary MacKillop’s feast day honours an amazing Australian woman

August 07, 2018 Brooke Robinson

Mary MacKillop was the first Australian to be canonised as a saint - St Mary of the Cross MacKillop.  She was canonised on 17 October, 2010 - just over 100 years after her death on 8 August 1909. Since then the day of her death has become her feast day and each year there are celebrations.

The influence of mindset and coping on psychological attributes in athletes  IMAGE Your Diocese

The influence of mindset and coping on psychological attributes in athletes

August 07, 2018 Sallie Scoggin

I’m member of the Diocese of Maitland’s Human Resources team and when I first started in HR, I experienced performance anxiety when speaking in public or doing training workshops – this is because I am a natural introvert.

Children can teach us about God IMAGE Your Diocese

Children can teach us about God

August 01, 2018 Brooke Robinson

The Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle was privileged to have Rev James McEvoy, priest of the Archdiocese of Adelaide, as theologian-in-residence. Fr James is a passionate speaker and very obviously loves what he does.

Interfaith Dialogue - What Mary means to Christians and Muslims IMAGE Your Diocese

Interfaith Dialogue - What Mary means to Christians and Muslims

July 26, 2018 Brooke Robinson

The Diocesan Ecumenical and Interfaith Council welcomed over 60 people to the Interfaith Dialogue at St Mary’s Campus Maitland to discuss what Mary, the mother of Jesus, means to each faith.

Christian Formation Course 2018 – individual unit delivery IMAGE Your Diocese

Christian Formation Course 2018 – individual unit delivery

July 19, 2018 Sharon Murphy

The Christian Formation Course is a great way for individuals to explore their faith or prepare for ministry. The 2018 course is underway, made up of eight units introducing participants to our Catholic tradition.

Sunday service gets NAIDOC Week underway IMAGE Your Diocese

Sunday service gets NAIDOC Week underway

July 09, 2018 Brooke Robinson

A well-attended gathering of congregation members from the Anglican, Catholic and Uniting churches at Christ Church Cathedral on Sunday 8 July saw NAIDOC Week off to a great start.

The Doohan Discourse: 14th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year B IMAGE Your Diocese

The Doohan Discourse: 14th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year B

July 09, 2018 Fr Andrew Doohan

My homily for the 14th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year B) as preached during the 5pm Mass at Sacred Heart Cathedral, Hamilton on the 8th July 2018. The readings were Ezekiel 2:2-5; 2 Corinthians 12:7-10; Mark 6:1-6.

Dare! Dare Dare! Dare! IMAGE Your Diocese

Dare! Dare Dare! Dare!

July 02, 2018 Comments Tracey Edstein

This day is an opportunity to reflect, pray, share and enjoy the companionship

and inspiration of faithful women; to see the light within, to experience

the light within others and together to light up the world.