TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: Reflect Reconciliation Action Plan  IMAGE Opinion & Comment

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: Reflect Reconciliation Action Plan

August 16, 2022 Teresa Brierley

Reconciliation is about relationships. It is about loving, truth-telling, deep listening, respectful engagement, and shared hope for a future that is different to the past and the present.

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: Tell Me Why IMAGE Opinion & Comment

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: Tell Me Why

August 09, 2022 Teresa Brierley

I begin this week’s message with some words from Archie Roach’s autobiography, Tell Me Why.

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: Plenary Council IMAGE Opinion & Comment

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: Plenary Council

August 02, 2022 Teresa Brierley

This is my humble attempt to outline where we are now up to, with this most significant church event in the life of the Australian Catholic Church, and of the global church.

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: In old age they will still bear fruit IMAGE Opinion & Comment

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: In old age they will still bear fruit

July 26, 2022 Teresa Brierley

The purpose of World Day for Grandparents and the Elderly was to emphasize how grandparents and the elderly are a value and a gift both for society and for ecclesial communities.

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: Listening Deeply for Action IMAGE Opinion & Comment

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: Listening Deeply for Action

July 19, 2022 Teresa Brierley

The Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle is a member of the Hunter Community Alliance which brings together diverse community organisations.

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: God's grace in our world IMAGE Opinion & Comment

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: God's grace in our world

July 12, 2022 Teresa Brierley

On this cold Sunday night, I consider the question we were given at our Masses this weekend: Who is my neighbour?

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: Unity in Diversity IMAGE Opinion & Comment

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: Unity in Diversity

July 05, 2022 Teresa Brierley

We are such a broad church with people whose approach to belonging to the Catholic Church varies. I have no doubt that we are continually in need of the presence and guidance of the Holy Spirit, so that the diversity of views and ways of being Catholic do not divide us.

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: Being family to each other IMAGE Opinion & Comment

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: Being family to each other

June 28, 2022 Teresa Brierley

Children are exposed to so much, and our gift as grandparents must be to give them time.