Lenten Reflections of the Scripture: Week 2 IMAGE Your Diocese

Lenten Reflections of the Scripture: Week 2

March 15, 2022 Sarah James

During each week of Lent, we will share a video from a member of our Diocesan community, reflecting on their encounter with the mystery of God in the scriptures. 

Lenten Reflections of the Scripture: Week 1 IMAGE Your Diocese

Lenten Reflections of the Scripture: Week 1

March 08, 2022 Guest Contribution

During each week of Lent, we will share a video from a member of our Diocesan community, reflecting on their encounter with the mystery of God in the scriptures. 

Church without Walls: Celebrating Women in our Diocese IMAGE Your Diocese

Church without Walls: Celebrating Women in our Diocese

March 08, 2022 Sarah James

The Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle officially launched its Council for Women this week, which aims to empower women to share their voice on matters that are important to them.

Caritas Australia invites Australians to celebrate Caritas Women’s Month IMAGE Your Diocese

Caritas Australia invites Australians to celebrate Caritas Women’s Month

March 08, 2022 Caritas Australia

This International Women’s Day, Caritas Australia invites Australians to join a series of online public forums this month, held by the global Caritas network for Caritas Women’s Month.  

Do not lose hope, our brothers and sisters need us  IMAGE Your Diocese

Do not lose hope, our brothers and sisters need us

March 02, 2022 Lizzie Snedden

The Diocesan Administrator in the Catholic Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle, Fr Greg Barker, has echoed calls from Pope Francis for Christians worldwide to unite in fasting and prayer, focused on peace, this Ash Wednesday.

Celebrating Shrove Tuesday IMAGE Your Diocese

Celebrating Shrove Tuesday

March 01, 2022 Lizzie Snedden

Pancakes served with jam and fresh strawberries were on the menu at St Columba’s Primary School in Adamstown today as part of its Shrove Tuesday celebrations.

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Praying for Ukraine

March 01, 2022 Guest Contribution

Our Diocese is sending our heartfelt thoughts and prayers to the people of Ukraine. The Australian Catholic Bishops Conference and Caritas Australia are both calling for peace in the region and humanitarian support. 

A Mass to celebrate inclusion IMAGE Your Diocese

A Mass to celebrate inclusion

February 28, 2022 Lizzie Snedden

The Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle’s first Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex, Queer (LGBTIQ) Mass will take place at the Immaculate Heart of Mary Church in Tighes Hill at 6.00pm on Friday 4 March 2022.