Celtic music comes to Newcastle IMAGE Your Diocese

Celtic music comes to Newcastle

October 15, 2019 Jenny Hartley RSM

Deirdre Ní Chinnéide, an internationally acclaimed singer and composer of Celtic Music, will perform in Newcastle on Tuesday 5 November.

Fr Mahony’s sacrifice for the people of East Maitland IMAGE Your Diocese

Fr Mahony’s sacrifice for the people of East Maitland

October 14, 2019 Judy Healey

Here is the story of Fr Edmund Mahony, whose sacrifice set a standard for the future priests of Australia.

Ship wrecks and close calls with cannibals IMAGE Your Diocese

Ship wrecks and close calls with cannibals

October 01, 2019 Judy Healey

The adventures of Fr James Watkins.

Tighes Hill Parishioners participate in School Students for Climate - Strike, Rally and March at Newcastle IMAGE Your Diocese

Tighes Hill Parishioners participate in School Students for Climate - Strike, Rally and March at Newcastle

September 24, 2019 John Hayes

Rosie and John Hayes, and Lawrie Hallinan – all parishioners at Immaculate Heart of Mary Church at Tighes Hill  were very pleased to join 10,000 school students and adults at the SS4C - School Students for Climate – Strike and Rally in Civic Park, Newcastle 20 September; and then to March - with the full support of the police, leaving the park, and following a route along King, Union, Bull, and Darby Streets, and then back to the park. These streets were lined by many hundreds of people who waved and clapped in support.

Who followed Fr Therry to Maitland? IMAGE Your Diocese

Who followed Fr Therry to Maitland?

September 19, 2019 Judy Healey

When Fr Therry was suspended as official Catholic Chaplain, Rev Fr Daniel Power was appointed to replace him.

Statement from Bishop Bill Wright: Volume IV of the Cunneen Commission IMAGE Your Diocese

Statement from Bishop Bill Wright: Volume IV of the Cunneen Commission

September 13, 2019 Bishop Bill Wright

When first asked about the calls for a Royal Commission into the history of Child Sexual Abuse in this diocese, I said that I would welcome a public inquiry.

You can be a Local Animator for Plenary Council: Listening and Discernment  IMAGE Your Diocese

You can be a Local Animator for Plenary Council: Listening and Discernment

September 06, 2019 Teresa Brierley

The Diocese are seeking Animators to assist the diocesan community in the second stage of preparing for the Plenary Council, through Listening and Discernment.

The Atonement: Lina’s Project  IMAGE Your Diocese

The Atonement: Lina’s Project

September 02, 2019 Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle

The Catholic Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle facilitated The Atonement: Lina’s Project in 2017 on behalf of Lina, a victim of child sexual abuse at the hands of a member of clergy.