LATEST FROM AURORA MAGAZINE

A case of conscience IMAGE Aurora Magazine

A case of conscience

October 04, 2017 Comments Bishop Bill Wright

Last month in this column, I concluded that Catholics could make up their own minds as citizens on what they thought the law of the land could define as marriage. Not everyone agrees on that, of course.

LATEST IN CATHOLIC SCHOOLS

GALLERY: St Joseph’s East Maitland host Wellbeing Fair IMAGE Catholic Schools

GALLERY: St Joseph’s East Maitland host Wellbeing Fair

October 20, 2017 Annemarie Arkell

On Tuesday 17 October, the community of St Joseph’s Primary School, East Maitland, hosted a ‘Wellbeing Fair’ to promote the importance of wellbeing within the school community and to raise awareness of the services available in the local area for parents and families.

LATEST IN SOCIAL SERVICES

Share the journey IMAGE Social Services

Share the journey

October 16, 2017 Jenni Chong Sun

Mental illness is very common. In fact, according to the Black Dog Institute, one in five (20%) Australians aged 16-85 experience a mental illness in any year. The most common mental illnesses are depressive, anxiety and substance use disorder.

LATEST IN LOCAL CHURCH

“We have shared a great nourishing meal together” IMAGE Local Church

“We have shared a great nourishing meal together”

October 17, 2017 Katherine Muscat

Last Tuesday night a crowd of 50 gathered to engage in conversation with our Catholic and Anglican Bishops about morals, ethics and good decisions.  

LATEST IN EARLY EDUCATION

Spider Danger IMAGE Early Education

Spider Danger

October 19, 2017 Comments Karina Burgess

In the Moane Room we have been extremely interested in spiders this past week − especially which are venomous and which are friendly spiders.

LATEST OPINION & COMMENT

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: What makes for a decent, orderly, peaceful society? IMAGE Opinion & Comment
TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: Rest in peace, Bev Hincks IMAGE Opinion & Comment

DARA

Delivering good: DARA officially launches IMAGE DARA

Delivering good: DARA officially launches

August 08, 2017 Kate Bennett

It’s been in the planning stages for some time, and last Thursday, 2 August, the Development and Relief Agency (DARA) was officially launched as the newest agency of the diocese at the Assembly of Catholic Professionals luncheon.

Introducing the Development and Relief Agency IMAGE DARA

Introducing the Development and Relief Agency

July 10, 2017 Bishop Bill Wright

With established agencies offering education, social services, banking, early education and pastoral services to the local community; the diocese will expand further with the announcement of the new Development and Relief Agency (DARA).