YOUR DIOCESE

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Creating art for social justice

April 20, 2021 Sarah James

The Social Justice Statement for 2021-21, To Live to the Full: Mental Health in Australia Today, provides the opportunity to better understand mental illness and how as social beings we need the bonds of family, friends and the broader community to celebrate the joys and hopes of life.

LATEST IN CATHOLIC SCHOOLS

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Old and new adapt to the day

March 31, 2021 Darrell Croker

Returning gifted education students regrouped Wednesday 17 March to kickstart an adaptations concept and meet their new Virtual Academy teacher, Bianca Sibert. 

LITURGY MATTERS

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LITURGY MATTERS: Mysta what?

April 12, 2021 Louise Gannon rsj

While society thinks Easter is over, we Christians know that it has only just begun. We have a church given mandate to celebrate (party) for 50 days, right up to Pentecost Sunday. So, what are you and your faith community doing to maintain the celebration?!

FAITH MATTERS

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FAITH MATTERS: Toddlers in Church

April 19, 2021 Anonymous

A word to the mother following her toddler in church: Solidarity! Studies say that if you have little children, by the time you have arrived to join your colleagues in the workplace, you have already clocked almost a whole day’s work. This I can believe.

LATEST IN OPINION & COMMENT

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TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: Resurrection

April 13, 2021 Teresa Brierley

I don’t know about you, but I have been captured by the deaths and three funerals that have occurred in the past week: that of Carla Zampatti, Prince Philip and Cardinal Idris Cassidy.

AURORA

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Neatly packaged care

April 23, 2021 Darrell Croker

Aberdeen’s Carole Johnston recently assembled 489 care packages that will hopefully reach Australian troops in the Far East, including the Sinai, Egypt and Syria, to coincide with Anzac Day.

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Taking the initiative

April 14, 2021

Upside to Down THUMB

Upside to Down

April 07, 2021

Putting Others First THUMB

Putting Others First

April 06, 2021

Listen for the diversity THUMB

Listen for the diversity

March 19, 2021

LATEST IN CHURCH

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Project Compassion Week 2: Margaret from Solomon Islands

March 02, 2021 Caritas Australia

Margret, 39, is a teacher at a vocational school for deaf students in the Solomon Islands. She was born deaf, so she knows the challenges it poses to education and employment.

LATEST IN SOCIAL SERVICES

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Diversity Celebrated at Refugee Hub Launch

April 13, 2021 Sarah James

'Everyone Belongs' was the theme of this year's Harmony Week, and nowhere was this sentiment more evident than at the official launch of CatholicCare’s new Refugee Hub.

MN YOUTH

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A life-changing experience

June 02, 2020 Rose-Marie Mahoney

It was late at night on the day the Pastoral Placement Program application was to close that I decided to apply for the position.

LATEST IN EARLY EDUCATION

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Catholic Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle continues to expand its education network

July 03, 2019 Elizabeth Snedden

The Catholic Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle is expanding its education network, with the official launch today of St Nicholas Pathways.

Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle, CEO, Sean Scanlon, said the initiative was established to create meaningful pathways to employment and in particular, support the growing demand for early childhood educators.  

YEAR IN REVIEW

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Partnership puts belief in leadership

December 12, 2019 Dermot Nestor

In an effort to develop leadership through the prism of theology, the Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle is partnering with Australian Catholic University to offer a Graduate Certificate in Mission and Culture (GCMC) in 2020.