Funeral Mass for Bishop Bill Wright

The Funeral Mass for the Most Rev William Wright, Bishop of Maitland-Newcastle, will be held at 10.30am on Wednesday 24 November at Sacred Heart Cathedral.

Due to COVID restrictions, capacity in the Cathedral is limited and attendance for the Funeral Mass is by invitation only. All attendees will be registered beforehand and must provide evidence of their COVID vaccination certificate for entry. 

Following the Funeral Mass, refreshments for guests will follow in the Southern Cross Hall. At 1.30pm, the cortege will travel from Newcastle to St John’s Oratory in Maitland for the Rites of Committal.  


Bishop Bill Wright Funeral Mass Livestream from the Sacred Heart Cathedral will be displayed on the Diocese website at 10:30 am Wednesday 24 November 2021.

If you are watching this on Chromecast or Television you may need to visit our Youtube channel for the direct feed.

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