Interfaith Forum: Our Faiths and Prayers IMAGE Your Diocese

Interfaith Forum: Our Faiths and Prayers

March 29, 2018 Elle Tamata

The Interfaith Forum series of events is an initiative of the Catholic Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle’s Ecumenical and Interfaith Council.

Become the pleasing fragrance of Christ IMAGE Your Diocese

Become the pleasing fragrance of Christ

March 28, 2018 Comments Tracey Edstein

Even before you entered the Sacred Heart Cathedral for the Chrism Mass, celebrated on Tuesday 27 March, you became more and more “the pleasing fragrance of Christ”, as the pleasing scent of the sacred oils wafted outside.

The Doohan Discourse: Palm Sunday of the Passion of the Lord IMAGE Your Diocese

The Doohan Discourse: Palm Sunday of the Passion of the Lord

March 28, 2018 Fr Andrew Doohan

Join us in enjoying Fr Andrew Doohan’s homily for Palm Sunday of the Passion of the Lord, Year B, as preached during the 5.30pm Saturday evening Mass on 24th March at Sacred Heart Cathedral, Hamilton.

Reflecting on Mary Magdalene, first witness to the Resurrection IMAGE Your Diocese

Reflecting on Mary Magdalene, first witness to the Resurrection

March 27, 2018 Comments Louise Roach

I was present at the Mass to acknowledge International Women’s Day on 11 March. Being in the Cathedral is something that is always a moving experience for me.

Everyone belongs at Harmony Day  IMAGE Your Diocese

Everyone belongs at Harmony Day

March 20, 2018 Ashleigh Banks

Harmony Day is a day to celebrate Australian multiculturalism in general and on the successful integration of migrants into our society in particular.

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.