International Day of People with Disability
The Diocesan Social Justice Council hopes to raise awareness of international days of observance over time. One such day each year is the International Day of People with a Disability, which falls on 3 December each year.
Christian Formation Course 2022
Expressions of interest for the Christian Formation Course 2022 close 10 December. In this video, hear from current students on why they enrolled in the course and how it has enriched their lives.
10,000 Decades for Healthcare Workers
Across the COVID-19 pandemic anyone watching daily news reports, would be aware of the great work being done by our front-line healthcare workers.
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.
Diocesan Synodal Journey Update
While the third session of our Diocesan Synod originally planned for 20 November has been postponed, there is still plenty happening in this space! The Synod Working Party continues to meet on a regular basis, and a number of plans are underway.
Enrol in the Christian Formation Course
The Christian Formation Course (CFC) has run in different locations and in different formats across the Diocese since 1996, and has been responsible for the ongoing faith formation of some two hundred people.
Death of Bishop Bill Wright
Bishop William (Bill) Wright died yesterday, Saturday 13 November, in Maitland Hospital having succumbed to lung cancer at the age of 69.
Church without Walls: Tighes Hill Community Garden
In our second Church without Walls - Stories of Mission and Outreach video, hear from Lawrie and Jennifer on how the Tighes Hill Community Garden is bringing joy to our local community.