The Doohan Discourse: 11th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year B IMAGE Your Diocese

The Doohan Discourse: 11th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year B

June 18, 2018 Fr Andrew Doohan

My homily for the 11th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year B) as preached during the 9am Mass at St Joseph’s Church, The Junction. The readings for the day were Ezekiel 17:22-24; 2 Corinthians 5:6-10; Mark 4:26-34.

The Doohan Discourse: 10th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year B IMAGE Your Diocese

The Doohan Discourse: 10th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year B

June 13, 2018 Fr Andrew Doohan

My homily for the 10th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year B) as preached during the 5pm Mass at Sacred Heart Cathedral, Hamilton. The readings for today were Genesis 3:9-15; 2 Corinthians 4:13 – 5:1; Mark 3:20-35.

St Michael the Archangel's Church at Wollombi IMAGE Your Diocese

St Michael the Archangel's Church at Wollombi

June 13, 2018 Ashleigh Banks

Saint Michael the Archangel Catholic Church, located in the bush-bound village of Wollombi, is one of the oldest functioning Catholic churches on mainland Australia.

Interfaith Forum: encountering faith IMAGE Your Diocese

Interfaith Forum: encountering faith

June 08, 2018 Britten Thompson

The Interfaith Forum series continued at St Joseph’s Conference Centre in Kilaben Bay. The series is an initiative of the Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle’s Ecumenical and Interfaith Council.

Children and grief IMAGE Aurora

Children and grief

June 06, 2018 Comments Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle

When children are grieving it is natural to want to support them.

Blacksmith Repair Day to foster a culture of reuse IMAGE Your Diocese

Blacksmith Repair Day to foster a culture of reuse

June 05, 2018 Comments Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle

The ancient art of blacksmithing will be on show at the first ever Blacksmith Repair Day to be held on 16 June at Branxton.

The Doohan Discourse: The Solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ, Year B IMAGE Your Diocese

The Doohan Discourse: The Solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ, Year B

June 04, 2018 Fr Andrew Doohan

My homily for the Solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ (Year B) as preached during the 5pm Mass at Sacred Heart Cathedral, Hamilton on Saturday 2nd June. The readings for were Exodus 24:3-8; Hebrews 9:11-15; Mark 14:12-16, 22-26.

How to fix the church? IMAGE Aurora

How to fix the church?

June 02, 2018 Comments Bishop Bill Wright

Census results that show declining numbers of Christians always attract some comment. There’s a section of the community that positively delights in rushing to explain why the church, or often ‘religion’ itself, has had its day in an enlightened, scientific and liberal age.